Rep. John Mica has ended his bid to retain chairmanship of the House's Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, according to a letter sent from Mica to Speaker John Boehner.
House committee will work on legislation Feb. 2. The current surface transportation funding extension expires March 31.
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Florida Republican Rep. John Mica is set to take over as chairman of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee.
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