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Schatz Announces Subcommittee Assignments for 115th Congress

February 21, 2017, 12:09 PM HST
* Updated February 21, 12:11 PM
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U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawai‘i) announced today his subcommittee assignments for the 115th Congress.

Sen. Brian Schatz. Courtesy photo.

Sen. Schatz is a member of the Committees on Appropriations; Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Indian Affairs; and Ethics. He also serves as Chief Deputy Whip of the Senate Democratic Caucus.

Appropriations Subcommittees:

·Military Construction and Veterans Affairs – Ranking Member
·Defense
·Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
·Transportation, Housing and Urban Development
·Commerce, Justice, and Science

Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Subcommittees:

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·Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
·Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection
·National Security and International Trade and Finance

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Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittees:

·Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet – Ranking Member
·Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
·Space, Science, and Competitiveness
·Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security

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