Ranking Member

In United States politics, a ranking member is the second-most senior member of a congressional or state legislative committee from the majority party. Another usage refers to the most senior member of a congressional or state legislative committee from the minority party. This second usage, often used by the media, should properly be referred to as the ranking minority member. On many committees the ranking minority member, along with the chairman, serve as ex officio members of all of the committee's subcommittees.
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    … of open borders as long as these open borders don’t extend to their gated compounds and fenced-off estates. I have another article from late last fall that was printed in Business Insider about Mr. Zuckerberg’s actions. The headline is, “Mark Zuckerberg Just Spent More than $30 Million Buying 4 Neighboring Houses for Privacy.” The article says: Mark…

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