Gallagher instructed the
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that he would input the personal sector on the finish of his time period, however would proceed to concentrate on nationwide safety and protection coverage.
In his observation on X, previously referred to as Twitter, Gallagher stated he had all the time meant to restrict his congressional tenure and thanked his constituents.
“Though my title may change, my mission will always remain the same: deter America’s enemies and defend the Constitution,” he added.
“Mike is a mentor and friend & his chairmanship of @committeeonccp will undoubtedly better position the U.S. to compete with China longterm,”
said Iowa GOP Rep. Ashley Hinson on X, calling it a “huge loss for Congress.”
Former Michigan lawmaker and Senate candidate
Peter Meijer said Gallagher was once the “most thoughtful and intelligent member” he had served with.
“Can’t overstate the loss this is to the House’s ability to smartly counter China and lead from the front on AI/cyber,” Meijer added.