Speaker Nancy Pelosi

U.S. House of Representatives

Pelosi Names Members of the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress

January 29, 2019
Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi today named Democratic Members to serve on the new Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress.

“It is a great privilege to name these outstanding Members of Congress to the House’s new Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress,” said Speaker Pelosi.  “Our new Members are pioneers and innovators with proven track records of achievement in making our institution more transparent, unifying and responsive to the needs and aspirations of the American people.  With Congressman Kilmer at the head of the table, this Select Committee will strengthen and reinvigorate our institution, advancing a House of Representatives that is diverse, dynamic, oriented toward the future and committed to delivering results For The People.”

In addition to Chairman Derek Kilmer of Washington, the Members of the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress are:

  • Congressman Emanuel Cleaver of Missouri
  • Congresswoman Suzan DelBene of Washington
  • Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren of California
  • Congressman Mark Pocan of Wisconsin
  • Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon of Pennsylvania