U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney Will Help Lead Russian Meddling Investigation
U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney will help lead Russian meddling investigation
House Intelligence Committee chair Devin Nunes announced he will be temporarily stepping aside in the Russian meddling probe. USA TODAY
Tom Rooney is seeking another term in the U.S. House of Representatives(Photo: File)
WASHINGTON — Florida GOP Rep. Tom Rooney has been named to help lead a House probe into Russian meddling in last year’s presidential election following the decision Thursday by embattled House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes to temporarily step away from the investigation.
Nunes cited ethics complaints filed against him as the reason for his withdrawal.
Mike Conaway of Texas will officially take over …