“It’s a snapshot of where the Republican Party is,” William Kristol was a leading Never Trump Conservative is a reference to the House Oversight Committee’s composition. “It’s wishful thinking to think there is a healthy Republican Party and this wacky Republican conference. They just got elected. Aren’t they the most representative thing of the party that exists?”

Two years ago, Mr. McCarthy stated that Ms. Greene and Mr. Gosar would be restored to their respective committee assignments, and perhaps elevated, if Republicans regain control of the House. “They may have better committee assignments,” McCarthy spoke at the time.

He also credits his ability to put people in the best positions for success. The speaker may also see the political benefits of putting politically motivated firebrands in positions. on A committee dedicated to investigation that might tarnish Mr. Biden. By bragging about the House’s select committee that investigated the attack, McCarthy in 2015 jeopardized his attempt to become speaker. on Hillary Clinton was harmed by the American diplomatic mission to Benghazi in Libya.

The White House has been seized on Members who imitate Mr. Trump’s tactics as the latest example of the Republican Party’s lurch to the extremes.

“Republicans are handing the keys of oversight to the most extreme MAGA members of the Republican caucus who promote violent rhetoric and dangerous conspiracy theories,” Ian Sams was a White House spokesperson and said that he meant Mr. Perry, Mr. Greene, Mr. Boebert, Mr. Gosar, etc. “They have defended and downplayed a violent insurrection against our democracy.”

M. Sams also added “House Republican leaders should explain why they are allowing these individuals to serve on this committee and reveal transparently once and for all what secret deals they made to the extreme MAGA members in order to elect a speaker.”

Others new members on The Oversight Committee members who are less well-known include Russell Fry, a South Carolina Representative, who campaigned alongside election conspirators like Mike Lindell (the chief executive at MyPillow); and Anna Paulina Luna, a Florida Representative, who denies the outcome of the 2020 elections and has made several appearances. on A television show that promoted the QAnon conspiracy theory.