Sen. Michael Crapo, R-Idaho, who recently won reelection, will head the committee responsible for committee assignments.
Sen. Michael Crapo, R-Idaho, who recently won reelection, will head the committee responsible for committee assignments. Otto Kitsinger AP
Sen. Michael Crapo, R-Idaho, who recently won reelection, will head the committee responsible for committee assignments. Otto Kitsinger AP

So this Republican committee decides who gets to serve on sought-after committees

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