• Rep. Katie Porter says she relishes committee hearings because it's the only place where 'nobody is trying to control me'

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Democratic Rep. Katie Porter of California attends a House Financial Services Committee hearing in 2019.
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    Rep. Katie Porter has gained notoriety for skilled questioning of CEOs during committee hearings.
    Porter said committee hearings are one of the few places where "nobody is trying to control me."
    "I'm not waiting 15 years to have impact," Porter told a friend after she was first elected in 2018.
    Rep. Katie Porter of California, famous for aggressive of questioning of CEOs with a white board in tow, told Vanity Fair that she likes committee hearings...
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