Oversight

Congressman Armstrong serves on the Oversight and Reform Committee. It is the main investigative committee in the House of Representatives. It has authority to investigate the subjects within the Committee’s legislative jurisdiction as well as "any matter" within the jurisdiction of the other standing House Committees.

Its legislative jurisdiction includes federal civil service; municipal affairs of the District of Columbia in general (other than appropriations); government management and accounting measures; federal holidays and celebrations; the overall economy, efficiency, and management of government operations and activities, including federal procurement; the national archives; the U.S. Census; the postal service; the relationship of the federal government to the states and municipalities; and reorganizations in the executive branch of the government.

On the Committee, Congressman Armstrong works to ensure laws are being faithfully executed and taxpayers’ hard-earned dollars are being spent wisely.

More on Oversight

July 17, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON - Congressman Kelly Armstrong joined C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" program today to discuss the week's votes in the House of Representatives, the fate of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, and more. Watch his appearance below:

May 31, 2019 In The News

Many people might have thought that with the release of Robert Mueller’s report on the investigation into the campaign of President Donald Trump and suspected collusion with Russia, that would be the inquiry. This in the light of there having been no discovery of evidence of collusion.

Instead of the issue being closed, many in Congress, media and in other high-profile positions want to see an endless array of investigations.

March 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Kelly Armstrong questioned experts from the Department of Defense and Environmental Protection Agency in a congressional hearing to examine the federal government’s response to potential drinking water contamination on military installations.

March 7, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON - Congressman Kelly Armstrong joined C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" program today to discuss the week's votes in the House of Representatives, the House Democrats' ongoing investigations of President Trump, and more. Watch his appearance below:

February 27, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Kelly Armstrong, R-N.D., one of several members of Congress on Wednesday, Feb. 27, to hear from former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, joined his Republican colleagues on the House Oversight and Reform Committee in attacking Cohen’s credibility.

January 23, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Kelly Armstrong announced today that he will serve on the House Oversight and Reform Committee in addition to the House Judiciary Committee.
December 13, 2012 Page
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