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SENATE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS

United States Senate
S-128 Capitol Office Building, Washington, DC 20510
Tel: (202) 224-3471
Website: http://appropriations.senate.gov

The Senate Committee on Appropriations has jurisdiction over the amount of federal funding provided to all federal agencies and programs, including the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Museum Services, and US Department of Education (arts education programs).

Majority Members (R):

  • Thad Cochran, Mississippi, Chairman
  • Mitch McConnell, Kentucky
  • Richard C. Shelby, Alabama
  • Lamar Alexander, Tennessee
  • Susan Collins, Maine
  • Lisa Murkowski, Alaska
  • Lindsey Graham, South Carolina
  • Roy Blunt, Missouri
  • Jerry Moran, Kansas
  • John Hoeven, North Dakota
  • John Boozman, Arkansas
  • Shelley Moore Capito, West Virginia
  • James Lankford, Oklahoma
  • Steve Daines, Montana
  • Marco Rubio, Florida
  • John Kennedy, Louisiana

Minority Members (D):

  • Patrick Leahy, Vermont, Vice Chairman
  • Patty Murray, Washington
  • Dianne Feinstein, California
  • Richard Durbin, Illinois
  • Jack Reed, Rhode Island
  • Jon Tester, Montana
  • Tom Udall, New Mexico
  • Jeanne Shaheen, New Hampshire
  • Jeff Merkley, Oregon
  • Christopher Coons, Delaware
  • Brian Schatz, Hawaii
  • Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin
  • Chris Murphy, Connecticut
  • Joe Manchin, West Virginia
  • Chris Van Hollen, Maryland

SENATE SUBCOMMITTEE ON INTERIOR, ENVIRONMENT & RELATED AGENCIES

United States Senate
131 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC 20510
Tel: (202) 224-3471
Website: http://www.appropriations.senate.gov/subcommittees/interior-environment-and-related-agencies

The Committee on Appropriations assigns bills to its subcommittees.

Minority Members (R):

  • Lisa Murkowski, Alaska, Chairman
  • Thad Cochran, Mississippi
  • Lamar Alexander, Tennessee
  • Roy Blunt, Missouri
  • John Hoeven, North Dakota
  • Mitch McConnell, Kentucky
  • Steve Daines, Montana
  • Shelley Moore Capito, West Virginia

Majority Members (D):

  • Tom Udall, New Mexico, Ranking Member
  • Dianne Feinstein, California
  • Patrick Leahy, Vermont
  • Jack Reed, Rhode Island
  • Jon Tester, Montana
  • Jeff Merkley, Oregon
  • Chris Van Hollen, Maryland

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS

United States House of Representatives
H-218 Capitol Building, Washington, DC 20515
Tel: (202) 225-2771, Fax: (202) 225-2112
Website: https://appropriations.house.gov/

The House Committee on Appropriations has jurisdiction over the amount of federal funding provided to all federal agencies and programs.

Majority Members (R):

  • Rodney P. Frelinghuysen, New Jersey – 11, Chairman
  • Harold Rogers, Kentucky – 5
  • Robert B. Aderholt, Alabama – 4
  • Kay Granger, Texas – 12
  • Michael K. Simpson, Idaho – 2
  • John Abney Culberson, Texas – 7
  • John R. Carter, Texas – 31
  • Ken Calvert, California – 42
  • Tom Cole, Oklahoma – 4
  • Mario Diaz-Balart, Florida – 25
  • Charles W. Dent, Pennsylvania – 15
  • Tom Graves, Georgia – 14
  • Kevin Yoder, Kansas – 3
  • Steve Womack, Arkansas – 3
  • Jeff Fortenberry, Nebraska – 1
  • Thomas J. Rooney, Florida – 17
  • Charles J. Fleischmann, Tennessee – 3
  • Jaime Herrera Beutler, Washington – 3
  • David P. Joyce, Ohio – 14
  • David G. Valadao, California – 21
  • Andy Harris, MD, Maryland – 1
  • Martha Roby, Alabama – 2
  • Mark E. Amodei, Nevada – 2
  • Chris Stewart, Utah – 2
  • David Young, Iowa – 3
  • Evan H. Jenkins, West Virginia – 3
  • Steven Palazzo, Mississippi – 4
  • Dan Newhouse, Washington – 4
  • John R. Moolenaar, Michigan – 4
  • Scott Taylor, Virginia – 2

Minority Members (D):

  • Nita Lowey, New York – 17
  • Marcy Kaptur, Ohio – 9
  • Pete J. Visclosky, Indiana – 1
  • José E. Serrano, New York – 15
  • Rosa L. DeLauro, Connecticut – 3
  • David E. Price, North Carolina – 4
  • Lucille Roybal-Allard, California – 40
  • Sanford D. Bishop Jr., Georgia – 2
  • Barbara Lee, California – 13
  • Betty McCollum, Minnesota – 4
  • Tim Ryan, Ohio – 13
  • C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, Maryland – 2
  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Florida – 23
  • Henry Cuellar, Texas – 28
  • Chellie Pingree, Maine – 1
  • Mike Quigley, Illinois – 5
  • Derek Kilmer, Washington – 6
  • Matt Cartwright, Pennsylvania – 17
  • Grace Meng, New York – 6
  • Mark Pocan, Wisconsin – 2
  • Katherine M. Clark, Massachusetts – 5
  • Pete Aguilar, California – 31

HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE ON INTERIOR, ENVIRONMENT, AND RELATED AGENCIES

United States House of Representatives
B-308 Capitol Building, Washington, DC 20515
Tel: (202) 225-2771, Fax: (202) 225-2112
Website: http://appropriations.house.gov/about/members/interiorenvironment.htm

The Subcommittee on Interior has jurisdiction over the amount of funding provided to the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Majority Members (R):

  • Ken Calvert, California – 42, Chairman
  • Michael K. Simpson, Idaho – 2
  • Tom Cole, Oklahoma – 4
  • David Joyce, Ohio – 14
  • Chris Stewart, Utah – 2
  • Mark Amodei, Nevada – 2
  • Evan Jenkins, West Virginia – 3

Minority Members (D):

  • Betty McCollum, Minnesota – 4, Ranking Member
  • Chellie Pingree, Maine – 1
  • Derek Kilmer, Washington – 6
  • Marcy Kaptur, Ohio – 9
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