Pelosi Announces New Appointments to Committees for the 116th Congress

January 23, 2019
Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced today that the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee has recommended to the Caucus that the following Members serve on the Committees on Homeland Security, Oversight and Reform, Science, Space and Technology, and Education and Labor for the 116th Congress.

“We are thrilled that these outstanding Members will join these critical committees, where their fresh vision and powerful voices will be critical as Democrats deliver our ambitious agenda For The People,” said Speaker Nancy Pelosi.  “The strong leadership of each of these Members will be a tremendous asset in our new Majority’s work to defend our national security, restore Congress’s Article I oversight responsibilities, give our students and workers the tools to succeed in the 21st Century economy, and pioneer future frontiers to advance our nation’s preeminence in the world.”

Homeland Security Committee

  • Congresswoman Nanette Barragán of California
  • Congresswoman Yvette Clarke of New York
  • Congressman Emanuel Cleaver of Missouri
  • Congresswoman Val Demings of Florida
  • Congressman Al Green of Texas
  • Congressman Max Rose of New York
  • Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin of Michigan
  • Congresswoman Dina Titus of Nevada
  • Congresswoman Xochitl Torres Small of New Mexico
  • Congresswoman Lauren Underwood of Illinois
  • Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman of New Jersey

Oversight and Reform Committee

  • Congressman Mark DeSaulnier of California
  • Congressman Jimmy Gomez of California
  • Congresswoman Katie Hill of California
  • Congresswoman Robin Kelly of Illinois
  • Congressman Ro Khanna of California
  • Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence of Michigan
  • Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York
  • Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett of U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts
  • Congressman Harley Rouda of California
  • Congressman John Sarbanes of Maryland
  • Congresswoman Jackie Speier of California
  • Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of Michigan
  • Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida
  • Congressman Peter Welch of Vermont

Science, Space and Technology Committee

  • Congressman Don Beyer of Virginia
  • Congressman Sean Casten of Illinois
  • Congressman Charlie Crist of Florida
  • Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher of Texas
  • Congressman Bill Foster of Illinois
  • Congresswoman Katie Hill of California
  • Congresswoman Kendra Horn of Oklahoma
  • Congressman Ben McAdams of Utah
  • Congressman Jerry McNerney of California
  • Congressman Ed Perlmutter of Colorado
  • Congressman Brad Sherman of California
  • Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill of New Jersey
  • Congresswoman Haley Stevens of Michigan
  • Congressman Paul Tonko of New York
  • Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton of Virginia

Education and Labor Committee

  • Congressman Joaquín Castro of Texas
  • Congresswoman Lori Trahan of Massachusetts