Yarmuth joins House Commerce; Butterfield to tech subcommittee

Rep. G.K. ButterfieldG.K. ButterfieldHouse panel tells fed agency to stop selling recalled cars Head of Black Caucus rips Trump on 'shackles' remark Top five Supreme Court cases to watch MORE (D-N.C.) would move from the Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee to the Communications and Technology Subcommittee, which has jurisdiction over the Federal Communications Commission and a host of technology issues.

"Under the Democratic Caucus rules, any member has the right to demand a full rebid of the subcommittee selections," Waxman explained in the memo. "I am hopeful, though, that this 'virtual' rebid can avoid the need for a formal rebid process."