Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies


  • Sanford Bishop Jr., Chairman
  • Rosa DeLauro
  • Chellie Pingree
  • Mark Pocan
  • Barbara Lee
  • Betty McCollum
  • Henry Cuellar
  • Jeff Fortenberry, Ranking Member
  • Robert Aderholt
  • Andy Harris
  • John Moolenaar


  • Department of Agriculture (except Forest Service)
  • Farm Credit Administration
  • Commodity Futures Trading Commission
  • Food and Drug Administration (HHS)

Recent Activity

January 4, 2019 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita M. Lowey today released legislation to provide relief and recovery assistance for Americans affected by recent hurricanes, typhoons, wildfires, and other natural disasters.
January 3, 2019 Press Release
“Senate Republicans now face a choice: They can vote for bills they have already supported and reopen the government or they can block them and prolong this unnecessary shutdown.”
January 3, 2019 Press Release
"Our new Democratic Majority was elected to end the chaos and govern responsibly. This legislative package to end the Trump Shutdown and fully reopen government consists of two parts, separating the disagreement between President Trump and Congress over border security from funding for the rest of the federal government."