Huntington Beach's Rohrabacher is Chairman of House International Relations Committee

Huntington Beach - Federal committee posts announced

Huntington Beach ' House Democrats and Republicans announced committee appointments this week.

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Huntington Beach/Long Beach, was announced as  the chairman of a newly formed oversight panel on the House International Relations Committee.

In his new role, Rohrabacher said his first priority will be an investigation of the U.N. Oil for Food program, which currently is under investigation in the Senate. He also vowed to look into technology transfer issues, visa policies and the Chinese proliferation of nuclear weapons technology.