Shelby, Leahy Announce Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Leadership for 116th Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) and Vice Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) today announced the majority and minority subcommittee leaders for the 116th Congress following approval by the full Senate.


The Senate Appropriations subcommittee chairmen and ranking members for the 116th Congress are as follows:


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

John Hoeven (R-N.D.), chairman

Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), ranking member


Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies

Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), chairman

Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), ranking member


Department of Defense

Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), chairman

Richard Durbin (D-Ill.), vice chairman


Energy and Water Development

Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman

Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), ranking member


Financial Services and General Government

John Kennedy (R-La.), chairman

Chris Coons (D-Del.), ranking member


Department of Homeland Security

Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), chairman

Jon Tester (D-Mont.), ranking member


Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies

Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairman

Tom Udall (D-N.M.), ranking member


Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies

Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), chairman

Patty Murray (D-Wash.), ranking member


Legislative Branch

Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), chairman   

Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), ranking member


Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies

John Boozman (R-Ark.), chairman

Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), ranking member


State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs

Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), chairman

Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), ranking member


Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

Susan Collins (R-Maine), chairman

Jack Reed (D-R.I.), ranking member