Press Releases

Jun 11, 2019

Ranking Member Jordan: Chairman Cummings’s Contempt Proceeding Violates Committee Rules

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the Committee, sent a letter to Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) condemning the Chairman's violation of Committee rules in his rush to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress concerning the ...

Jun 7, 2019

100 Days Since Michael Cohen’s Testimony: When Will Chairman Cummings Hold Cohen Accountable for his Lies?

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, 100 days since Micheal Cohen testified before the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the Committee, and Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC), Ranking Member of the Committee's Government Operations Subcommittee, sent a letter to Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) ...

Jun 3, 2019

Ranking Member Jordan Statement on Chairman Cummings’s Flagrant Use of Contempt to Interfere with Supreme Court Proceedings

May 30, 2019

Jordan and Meadows Request Information about Educational Benefits of the D.C. School Choice Program

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC), Ranking Member of the Government Operations Subcommittee, sent a letter to U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos requesting ...

May 23, 2019

Jordan raises questions about CMS Demonstration Project

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, sent letters to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the HHS Office of the Inspector General (HHS OIG), the Government Accountability ...

May 22, 2019

Oversight Ranking Members Urge Chairman Cummings to Develop Oversight Agenda from GAO’s Duplication Report

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, joined by all Ranking Members of the Oversight Subcommittees, sent a letter to Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and all Chairmen of Oversight ...

May 15, 2019

Jordan Urges Cummings to Publicly Release Secret MOU Coordinating Democrat Attacks on the President

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, sent a letter to Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) urging him publicly release the nonpublic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) he executed with Financial Services Chairwoman Maxine Waters as part of a coordinated and ...

May 1, 2019

Ranking Member Jordan and Rep. Green Joint Statement on House Democrats’ Refusal to Hold Michael Cohen Accountable

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House of Representatives voted to not consider House Resolution 304, a resolution that would force House Democrats to hold convicted liar Michael Cohen accountable for his lies to the Committee. The resolution would require Chairman Elijah Cummings to transmit an official transcript of Cohen's testimony to the Justice Department for potential prosecution. Ranking Member Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Rep. Mark Green (R-TN) released the following statement ...

Apr 24, 2019

Jordan Asks Waters if She Will Receive Mazars Documents from Cummings as Part of Democrats’ Coordinated Investigations

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Jim Jordan, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, sent a letter to Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) asking whether she expects to receive any documents that Mazars USA LLP may provide in response to a subpoena from Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD). Under a nonpublic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Waters and Cummings, Waters must share the documents she may receive in response ...

Apr 23, 2019

ICYMI: Jordan Highlights Reports on Democrats’ Partisan Investigation of Citizenship Question

WASHINGTON, DC -  In light of today's Supreme Court arguments, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, highlighted two staff reports critical of Chairman Cummings's use of Committee resources to interfere with the ongoing litigation over the citizenship question before the Supreme Court. These reports analyze the history of the citizenship question and demonstrate that Democrats' efforts to sow fear and controversy around its ...