House Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi

The 115th Congress began at noon on January 3, 2017. Committee assignments for the new Congress have not yet been made. The committee membership information below is as of the end of the 114th Congress, on January 3, 2017.

http://benghazi.house.gov/

Chairman:
Rep. Trey Gowdy [R-SC4]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Elijah Cummings [D-MD7]
Republicans:
6
Democrats:
5

The chairman is always selected from the majority party and the ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party. The majority party ensures it has a majority on every committee.

Chairman
Trey Gowdy
SC-4
Republican
Ranking Member
Elijah Cummings
MD-7
Democrat
Susan Brooks
IN-5
Republican
Tammy Duckworth
Illinois
Democrat
Jim Jordan
OH-4
Republican
Mike Pompeo
KS-4
Republican
Martha Roby
AL-2
Republican
Peter Roskam
IL-6
Republican
Adam Schiff
CA-28
Democrat
Adam Smith
WA-9
Democrat
Linda Sánchez
CA-38
Democrat

No bills have been assigned to this committee.