Pelosi Announces New Appointments to Committees for the 116th Congress

February 13, 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 Budget, Ethics, Natural Resources and Rules for the 116th Congress.

“Democrats are pleased to welcome so many outstanding Members of Congress to these critical committees,” said Speaker Nancy Pelosi.  “Their deep experience and proven strategic leadership will be vital as Democrats work to ensure our budgets reflect our values as a nation, the beauty of God’s creation is protected, the Congress faithfully honors the people’s trust and transparency and ethics are returned to Washington.”

Committee on Budget

  • Congressman Jim Cooper of Tennessee
  • Congressman Scott Peters of California
  • Congressman Albio Sires of New Jersey

Committee on Ethics

  • Congressman Ted Deutch of Florida, Chair
  • Congresswoman Grace Meng of New York
  • Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. of New Jersey
  • Congressman Dean Phillips of Minnesota
  • Congresswoman Susan Wild of Pennsylvania

Committee on Natural Resources

  • Congressman Matt Cartwright of Pennsylvania

Committee on Rules

  • Congressman Mark DeSaulnier of California
  • Congressman Ed Perlmutter of Colorado