Government Relations

Committee Assignments for the 112th Congress


Budget Homeland Security & Aging Appropriations

  • Agriculture, Rural Development, and Related Agencies (chair)
  • Commerce, Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies
  • Defense
  • Homeland Security
  • Interior & Environment and Related Agencies
  • Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies


  • Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights (chair)
  • Crime and Drugs
  • Terrorism, Technology and Homeland Security

Special Committee on Aging (chair)


Committee on the Budget
Committee on Ways & Means

  • Social Security
  • Select Revenue Measures


Committee on Energy and Commerce

  • Energy & Air Quality
  • Environment and Hazardous Materials
  • Health


Committee on Ways & Means

  • Health
  • Oversight
  • Resources

Committee on Natural Resources

  • Fisheries, Wildlife & Oceans
  • National Parks, Forests and Public Lands


Committee on Financial Services

  • Domestic and International Monetary Policy
  • Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
  • Oversight and Investigations


Committee on the Judiciary

  • Courts and Intellectual Property

Committee on Science, Space & Technology

  • Investigations and Oversight (ranking member)


Committee on Education and the Workforce

  • Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness

Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

  • Aviation (ranking member)
  • Highways & Transit
  • Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials


Committee on Financial Services (Chair)


Committee on the Budget

Committee on Agriculture

  • Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry
  • Livestock, Dairy and Poultry

Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

  • Aviation
  • Water, Resources and the Environment