Lewis Announces New Appropriations Committee Ranking Members for the 111th Congress
WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Appropriations Ranking Republican Jerry Lewis today announced the House Republican Steering Committee has approved Ranking Member assignments for the 12 Appropriations Subcommittees for the 111th Congress. These recommendations will now go before the full Republican Conference for approval. Appropriations Ranking Members are the senior Republican Members on each of their respective subcommittees and serve as the Republican lead under Rep. Lewis on the issues within their subcommittee’s jurisdiction.
“Each of these Ranking Members has served this Committee and this Congress with distinction. Their combined over 200 years of Congressional experience will be invaluable as this Committee works to safeguard the taxpayers’ money and address the difficult and complicated fiscal challenges ahead,” Lewis said. “These Ranking Members are trusted and talented colleagues with excellent oversight and budgetary records. I have deep respect for their dedicated service to both this Committee and to the American people and look forward to working closely with them throughout the 111th Congress.”
The new Ranking Members are as follows: