As 36 years come to a close, Oberstar packs his office
To the victors go the spoils. And that applies to Congress, too.
Veteran U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar has moved into a new office, Room B339, Cubicle 33, in the basement of the Rayburn House Office Building, a few floors below his committee chairman-sized office of the past few years.
Like dozens of other outgoing members of Congress, most of them Democrats, Oberstar had to move out of his fancier digs by Dec. 1 to make way for newcomers elected on Nov. 2.
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