House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence http://michiganradio.org en MI Congressman Mike Rogers gets major committee chairmanship http://michiganradio.org/post/mi-congressman-mike-rogers-gets-major-committee-chairmanship <p>Congressman <a href="http://www.mikerogers.house.gov/">Mike Rogers</a> will takeover as the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. The Associated Press reports:</p><blockquote><p><span lang="EN">Incoming House Speaker <a href="http://johnboehner.house.gov/">John Boehner</a>&nbsp;</span><span lang="EN">says Michigan Republican Mike Rogers will serve as </span><span lang="EN">chairman of the <a href="http://intelligence.house.gov/">House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence </a></span><span lang="EN">during the next Congress. </span><span lang="EN">Rogers said in a statement Wednesday he's humbled by the </span><span lang="EN">appointment and calls it an "incredible responsibility."&nbsp; </span><span lang="EN">The 47-year-old Howell resident easily won a sixth term in </span><span lang="EN">November to represent Michigan's 8th Congressional District. </span><span lang="EN">Rogers is a former Army officer and FBI special agent who i</span><span lang="EN">nvestigated organized crime and public corruption in Chicago in </span><span lang="EN">the early 1990s.</span> Wed, 15 Dec 2010 19:03:08 +0000 604 at http://michiganradio.org MI Congressman Mike Rogers gets major committee chairmanship