On Tuesday, January 15, 2013, the Financial Services Committee selected Congressman Al Green as Ranking Member of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. The Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee is one of five subcommittees of the Financial Services Committee. Congressman Al Green will take a leadership role in the oversight of the financial services industry as well as the federal banking regulators.
"I am honored to have this incredible opportunity to work under the leadership of the Honorable Maxine Waters. She works both hard and smart," Congressman Al Green said. "I accept this awesome responsibility with no friends to reward, no enemies to punish, and only the people to serve."