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House Leaders Form Bipartisan Task Force on Artificial Intelligence

What’s happening: House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) and House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) have formed a new bipartisan task force focused on artificial intelligence.   

What else to know: Several of the task force members are actively involved in health care policy. 

The 12-member task force includes several members of the California congressional delegation: 

  • Rep. Jay Obernolte (R-CA-23): Task force Chair 
  • Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA-36): Task force Co-chair 
  • Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-CA-16): Ranking member of the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee 
  • Rep. Michelle Steel (R-CA-45): Member of the Ways and Means Committee’s Health Subcommittee 
  • Rep. Ami Bera (D-CA-6) 
  • Rep. Sara Jacobs (D-CA-51)  
  • Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA-48) 

The group will produce a comprehensive report with bipartisan policy proposals developed in consultation with relevant committees. The report is expected later this year.