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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) announced today his subcommittee assignments for the House Financial Services Committee during the 115th Congress. Emmer has been selected to serve on the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities and Investment, the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, and the Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance. Regarding his assignments, Emmer issued the following statement:

“The financial services industry in Minnesota is an impressive part of our business community and key sector throughout our state. I am absolutely thrilled to continue serving on the Financial Services Committee and honored to be selected for these three subcommittees. I look forward to working with the rest of my colleagues to create a stronger, free market system, reduce the excessive regulatory burdens on our community banks and credit unions, and strengthen our economy so that all citizens of this great nation may have the opportunity to pursue the American Dream.”

Congressman Emmer was first appointed to the Financial Services Committee in May 2015. This will be Emmer’s second term serving on the Financial Services Committee.