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Barrasso re-elected chariman of GOP policy committee

Casper Star Tribune November 14, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. By: Laura Hancock CASPER, Wyo. — U.S. Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., was re-elected to serve as chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee, which provides policies on legislation, floor debate and votes. The GOP will control the Senate next year. Last week, Barrasso said he intended to run again for the spot. “I am grateful that my colleagues have given me this opportunity to serve as chairman of the Policy Committee,” Barrasso said in a statement Thursday. “Our Republican majority of new and returning senators will bring innovative ideas and fresh solutions to the challenges facing Americans. We will offer reforms that will help our party grow and our nation succeed.” As chairman, Barrasso will provide his colleagues with credible, reliable and timely policy information. The committee provides in-depth analysis on specific issues, policy solutions and alternatives, and str... Read More