Pelosi Announces Members of the Intelligence Committee

January 17, 2007
Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced this evening that she has selected the Democratic members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.  'These distinguished Members will give to our nation's intelligence programs and activities the aggressive oversight necessary to ensure that they are operating effectively and within the law,' Pelosi said.  'I am confident that the intelligence community will benefit from this type of oversight and that the American people will be made safer by it.'

The Democratic members of the Intelligence Committee for the 110th Congress are:

  • Congressman Silvestre Reyes ofTexas, Chairman
  • Congressman Alcee Hastings ofFlorida
  • Congressman Leonard Boswell ofIowa
  • Congressman Bud Cramer ofAlabama
  • Congresswoman Anna Eshoo ofCalifornia
  • Congressman Rush Holt ofNew Jersey
  • CongressmanC.A. Dutch Ruppersberger
  • Congressman John Tierney ofMassachusetts
  • Congressman Mike Thompson ofCalifornia
  • Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky ofIllinois
  • Congressman Jim Langevin ofRhode Island
  • Congressman Patrick Murphy of Pennsylvania