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Alcee Hastings, impeached by the House, convicted by the Senate, in line to head the House intelligence committee...
If Democrats win control of the House next week, Nancy Pelosi's first test as speaker will arrive long before the 110th Congress convenes. Her choice to head the House intelligence committee -- unlike other House committees, this one is left entirely up to the party leadership -- will speak volumes... Hastings is African American, and the Congressional Black Caucus has made it clear that it will not tolerate his rejection.