Senate Republicans selected three new members for the Banking Committee late Wednesday and decided to give each party an additional seat on the panel.

During organizational meetings this week, Republicans tapped Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, who was first elected in 1994, and freshmen Jim Bunning of Kentucky and Michael D. Crapo of Idaho to fill the three openings for the majority party created by election defeats and the extra seat.

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