There are a few ways to look at this:
1) Staffer – Your August (and beyond) plans were just ruined by having your boss named.
2) Lobbyist – Business just picked up for those on K-Street with close ties to the Members.
3) Fundraiser – Go ahead and book and early flight back from ACK – you’re hosting fundraisers in August
CBS News’ Stephanie Condon: Republicans reveal picks for debt “super committee”
House Speaker John Boehner said he’s tapped House Republican Conference Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, to serve as co-chair of the committee. He’s also appointing House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich., to the committee, as well as House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich.
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said he’s appointing Sens. Jon Kyl, Ariz., Pat Toomey, Pa., and Rob Portman, Ohio.