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Rep. Loretta Sanchez narrowly loses bid for ranking member position on Armed Services Committee

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez - Photo: Chris Prevatt

Last night the House Democratic Caucus selected Congressman Adam Smith (WA-9) as ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee. Major news media gave Congresswoman Sanchez little chance at defeating Smith. Her showing was however quite significant. Rep. Loretta Sanchez (CA-47) and Silvestre Reyes of Texas had challenged Smith for the leadership position.