House Committee on Appropriations:
Subcommittee on Defense

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.
Chairman:
Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen [R-NJ11]
Vice Chairman:
Rep. Kay Granger [R-TX12]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Peter Visclosky [D-IN1]
Republicans:
9
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
Rodney Frelinghuysen
NJ-11
Republican
Vice Chairman
Kay Granger
TX-12
Republican
Ranking Member
Peter Visclosky
IN-1
Democrat
Robert Aderholt
AL-4
Republican
Ken Calvert
CA-42
Republican
John Carter
TX-31
Republican
Tom Cole
OK-4
Republican
Mario Diaz-Balart
FL-25
Republican
Tom Graves
GA-14
Republican
Marcy Kaptur
OH-9
Democrat
Betty McCollum
MN-4
Democrat
A. Dutch Ruppersberger
MD-2
Democrat
Tim Ryan
OH-13
Democrat
Steve Womack
AR-3
Republican