BASS TO ANNOUNCE HIS CHOICE FOR MAJORITY LEADER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: ALISSA SOUTHWORTH

January 22, 2006

202-225-5206

***Media Advisory***

MONDAY 1:00 P.M.

Who: Congressman Charles Bass (R-NH) will join Congressman Jeff Flake (R-AZ) to announce their choice for Majority Leader.

When: Monday, January 23 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

What: The leading moderate voice and the leading conservative voice for House process and ethics reform will announce their endorsement of a Majority Leader candidate. Congressman Bass and Congressman Flake joined forces two weeks ago to press for new leadership elections, when they began circulating a petition calling for the election of a permanent Majority Leader. Bass co-chairs the House Tuesday Group, which is composed of centrist Republicans, and over the past few months has been a vocal advocate for leadership change.

The event will last approximately 1 hour.

Location: TBA

AN UPDATED ADVISORY WITH LOCATION DETAILS WILL BE RELEASED TOMORROW

If reporters would like additional information on this event, they should contact Alissa Southworth with Congressman Bass at 202-225-5206.