Arts Education and Congress - Committees

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH, EDUCATION, LABOR & PENSIONS

United States Senate
428 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC 20510
Tel: (202) 224-0767
Website: https://www.help.senate.gov/

The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions has jurisdiction over the Arts in Education program at the U.S. Department of Education and the Corporation for National Service.

Majority Members (R):

  • Lamar Alexander, Tennessee, Chairman
  • Michael B. Enzi, Wyoming
  • Richard Burr, North Carolina
  • Johnny Isakson, Georgia
  • Rand Paul, Kentucky
  • Susan M. Collins, Maine
  • Bill Cassidy, Louisiana
  • Pat Roberts, Kansas
  • Lisa Murkowski, Alaska
  • Tim Scott, South Carolina
  • Mitt Romney, Utah
  • Mike Braun, Indiana

Minority Members (D):

  • Patty Murray, Washington, Ranking Member
  • Bernard Sanders, Vermont
  • Robert P. Casey, Pennsylvania
  • Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin
  • Christopher Murphy, Connecticut
  • Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts
  • Tim Kaine, Virginia
  • Margaret Wood Hassan, New Hampshire
  • Tina Smith, Minnesota
  • Doug Jones, Alabama
  • Jacky Rosen, Nevada

SENATE SUBCOMMITTEE ON LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, EDUCATION AND RELATED AGENCIES

United States Senate
184 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC 20510
Tel: (202) 224-7230, Fax: (202) 228-5044
Website: http://www.appropriations.senate.gov/subcommittees/labor-health-and-human-services-education-and-related-agencies

The Senate Subcommittee on Labor, Health And Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies has jurisdiction over the amount of funding provided to the Office of Museum Services and the U.S. Department of Education (arts education programs).

Majority Members (R):

  • Roy Blunt, Missouri, Chairman
  • Richard Shelby, Alabama
  • Lamar Alexander, Tennessee
  • Lindsey Graham, South Carolina
  • Jerry Moran, Kansas
  • Shelley Moore Capito, West Virginia
  • John Kennedy, Louisiana
  • Cindy Hyde-Smith, Mississippi
  • Marco Rubio, Florida
  • James Lankford, Oklahoma

Minority Members (D):

  • Patty Murray, Washington, Ranking Member
  • Richard Durbin, Illinois
  • Jack Reed, Rhode Island
  • Jeanne Shaheen, New Hampshire
  • Jeff Merkley, Oregon
  • Brian Schatz, Hawaii
  • Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin
  • Chris Murphy, Connecticut
  • Joe Manchin, West Virginia

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION AND LABOR

United States House of Representatives
2181 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515
Tel: (202) 225-3725
Website: https://edlabor.house.gov/

The House Committee on Education and the Workforce has jurisdiction over re-authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, which includes funding authorization for arts education programs within elementary and secondary education. The committee also has jurisdiction over the Corporation for National Service.

Majority Members (D):

  • Bobby Scott, Virginia-03, Chairwoman
  • Susan A. Davis, California-53
  • Raúl M. Grijalva, Arizona-03
  • Joe Courtney, Connecticut-02
  • Marcia L. Fudge, Ohio-11
  • Gregorio Kilili Sablan, Northern Mariana Islands
  • Frederica S. Wilson, Florida-24
  • Suzanne Bonamici, Oregon-01
  • Mark Takano, California-41
  • Alma S. Adams, North Carolina-12
  • Mark DeSaulnier, California-11
  • Donald Norcross, New Jersey-01
  • Pramila Jayapal, Washington-07
  • Joseph Morelle, New York-25
  • Susan Wild, Pennsylvania-07
  • Josh Harder, California-10
  • Lucy McBath, Georgia-06
  • Kim Schrier, Washington-08
  • Lauren Underwood, Illinois-14
  • Jahana Hayes, Connecticut-05
  • Donna Shalala, Florida-27
  • Andy Levin, Michigan-09, Vice Chair
  • Ilhan Omar, Minnesota-05
  • David Trone, Maryland-06
  • Susie Lee, Nevada-03
  • Lori Trahan, Massachusetts-03
  • Joaquin Castro, Texas-20

Minority Members (R):

  • Virginia Foxx, North Carolina-05, Ranking Member
  • David P. Roe, Tennessee-01
  • Glenn "GT" Thompson, Pennsylvania-15
  • Tim Walberg, Michigan-07
  • Brett Guthrie, Kentucky-02
  • Bradley Byrne, Alabama-01
  • Glenn Grothman, Wisconsin-06
  • Elise Stefanik, New York-21
  • Rick Allen, Georgia-12
  • Francis Rooney, Florida-19
  • Lloyd K. Smucker, Pennsylvania-11
  • Jim Banks, Indiana-03
  • Mark Walker, North Carolina-06
  • James Comer, Kentucky-01
  • Ben Cline, Virginia-06
  • Russ Fulcher, Idaho-01
  • Van Taylor, Texas-03
  • Steve Watkins, Kansas-02
  • Ron Wright, Texas-06
  • Dan Meuser, Pennsylvania-09
  • William Timmons, South Carolina-04
  • Dusty Johnson, South Dakota

HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE ON LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES

United States House of Representatives
2358 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515
Tel: (202) 225-3508, Fax: (202) 225-9571
Website: https://appropriations.house.gov/subcommittees/labor-health-and-human-services-education-and-related-agencies-116th-congress

The House Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education has jurisdiction over the amount of funding provided to the Office of Museum Services and the U.S. Department of Education (arts education programs).

Majority Members (D):

  • Rosa DeLauro, Connecticut-03, Chairwoman
  • Lucille Roybal-Allard, California-40
  • Barbara Lee, California-13
  • Mark Pocan, Wisconsin-02
  • Katherine Clark, Massachusetts-05
  • Lois Frankel, Florida-21
  • Cheri Bustos, Illinois-17
  • Bonnie Watson Coleman, New Jersey-12

Minority Members (R):

  • Tom Cole, Oklahoma-04, Ranking Member
  • Andy Harris, Maryland-01
  • Jaime Herrera Beutler, Washington-03
  • John Moolenaar, Michigan-04
  • Tom Graves, Georgia-14
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