Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman – POLITICO

Sen. Marco Rubio will temporarily serve as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced on Monday.

The Florida Republican’s appointment as interim chairman of the panel comes after Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) last week informed Senate leadership that he would step aside as chairman while he faces an FBI investigation into his stock trades.

Source: Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman – POLITICO