January 10, 2017
House Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen today announced that the Republican Steering Committee has approved the 12 Appropriations Subcommittee Chairs for the 115th Congress.
“This Congress must act swiftly and responsibly to fund the federal government, for both the current fiscal year and the next. These 12 Chairs will be instrumental in getting our work done and done right. Each of them are hard-working, smart leaders, who will do their utmost to make the best possible decisions with each and every tax dollar they oversee,” Chairman Frelinghuysen said.
The subcommittee Chairs are as follows:
Subcommittee on Agriculture and Rural Development – Chairman Robert Aderholt
Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science – Chairman John Culberson
Subcommittee on Defense – Chairwoman Kay Granger
Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development – Chairman Mike Simpson
Subcommittee on Financial Services – Chairman Tom Graves
Subcommittee on Homeland Security – Chairman John Carter
Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment – Chairman Ken Calvert
Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education – Chairman Tom Cole
Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch – Chairman Kevin Yoder
Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs – Chairman Charlie Dent
Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations – Chairman Hal Rogers
Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development – Chairman Mario Diaz-Balart