Friday, January 6, 2017

WASHINGTON–Friday, in a joint session of the U.S. Congress, Mississippi Representative and Chairman of the Committee on House Administration Gregg Harper was one of only four tellers (two from the House) that assisted in the official certification of President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence as the next President and Vice-President of the United States. As a teller, Rep. Harper announced the official Electoral College vote count for multiple states, including Mississippi.

Pictured below: Chairman Harper (R-Miss.) announcing the vote Electoral College vote count on the House floor.