Nassar judge, Olympians back USOC oversight push in Congress

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Nassar judge, Olympians back USOC oversight push in Congress

Commission set up to look into Olympic Committee
Nancy Hogshead-Makar, front, who won four medals in the Summer Olympics for the United States in 1984, makes a point as Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, back, who sentenced former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nasser to 175 years in prison, looks on during a news conference to announce a plan to introduce legislation aimed at reforming the U.S. Olympic Committee on Monday in Denver. Nearly a dozen Olympic athletes were on hand to lend their support to the measure, which U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., plans to introduce this week.
U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., center is flanked by U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., left, and Judge Rosemarie Aquilina during a news conference to announce a plan to introduce legislation aimed at reforming the U.S. Olympic Committee on Mondayin Denver. Nearly a dozen Olympic athletes were on hand to lend their support to the measure, which DeGette plans to introduce this week.
Sarah Will, front, of Arvada, Colo., who is a 12-time gold medalist in skiing in the Paralympics, makes a point as, from back left, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., and Judge Rosemarie Aquilina listen during a news conference to announce a plan to introduce legislation aimed at reforming the U.S. Olympic Committee Monday in Denver. Nearly a dozen Olympic athletes were on hand to lend their support to the measure, which DeGette plans to introduce this week.

Nassar judge, Olympians back USOC oversight push in Congress

Nancy Hogshead-Makar, front, who won four medals in the Summer Olympics for the United States in 1984, makes a point as Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, back, who sentenced former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nasser to 175 years in prison, looks on during a news conference to announce a plan to introduce legislation aimed at reforming the U.S. Olympic Committee on Monday in Denver. Nearly a dozen Olympic athletes were on hand to lend their support to the measure, which U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., plans to introduce this week.
U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., center is flanked by U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., left, and Judge Rosemarie Aquilina during a news conference to announce a plan to introduce legislation aimed at reforming the U.S. Olympic Committee on Mondayin Denver. Nearly a dozen Olympic athletes were on hand to lend their support to the measure, which DeGette plans to introduce this week.
Sarah Will, front, of Arvada, Colo., who is a 12-time gold medalist in skiing in the Paralympics, makes a point as, from back left, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., and Judge Rosemarie Aquilina listen during a news conference to announce a plan to introduce legislation aimed at reforming the U.S. Olympic Committee Monday in Denver. Nearly a dozen Olympic athletes were on hand to lend their support to the measure, which DeGette plans to introduce this week.
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