The Ethics Committee is also scheduled to rule before Saturday on whether it will pursue a recommendation from the Office of Congressional Ethics to investigate whether fundraisers held by Reps. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.), Tom Price (R-Ga.) and John Campbell (R-Calif.) in advance of the 2009 financial reform vote violated House rules.
In addition, Sánchez and Bonner, both first elected to the House in 2002, must agree to hire a new staff director for the committee. Ex-Staff Director Blake Chisam resigned from the post in December.
Sánchez, who also serves on the Judiciary Committee, has not previously served on the Ethics Committee.
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., takes a selfie with his cut-out head during the Hoops for Youth 16th annual charity basketball game held at George Washington University's Smith Center, September 8, 2014. The members of Congress team beat the lobbyist team 46-40. Buy photo here.