Washington, DC- Moving quickly to get the Ways and Means Committee up and running, Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) today announced the Chairman and the Republican members of the subcommittees for the 112th Congress.
“I congratulate the new members on each of the subcommittees, ” said Camp. “We have big challenges ahead of us to reinvigorate the economy and create jobs, pursue fundamental tax reform, repeal the job-killing health care law, expand our trade opportunities and improve our entitlement programs. These subcommittees will play a central role in crafting legislation on these issues. I have the utmost confidence in the chairmen and the members of each subcommittee to find solutions to these critical issues and restore Americans’ confidence in our government.”
The full list of Committee members can be found here. The Subcommittee assignments are as follows:
Subcommittee on Trade
Subcommittee on Health
Ways and Means Members on Budget Committee
(House Rules provide that three Majority party Members of the Ways and Means Committee serve on the Budget Committee)
Rep. Paul Ryan (WI)
Rep. Tom Price (GA)
Rep. Diane Black (TN)
*Denotes the Chairman of the subcommittee.
**This was known as the “Income Security and Family Support” Subcommittee in the 110th and 111th Congresses. Prior to that time, it was known as the “Human Resources” Subcommittee and will return to that name in the 112th Congress.