House Committee on Appropriations:
Subcommittee on Defense

Chair:
Rep. Kay Granger [R-TX12]
Vice Chair:
Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA42]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Peter Visclosky [D-IN1]
Republicans:
10
Democrats:
6

The chair 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.

Chair
Kay Granger
TX-12
Republican
Vice Chair
Ken Calvert
CA-42
Republican
Ranking Member
Peter Visclosky
IN-1
Democrat
Robert Aderholt
AL-4
Republican
John Carter
TX-31
Republican
Tom Cole
OK-4
Republican
Henry Cuellar
TX-28
Democrat
Mario Diaz-Balart
FL-25
Republican
Tom Graves
GA-14
Republican
Marcy Kaptur
OH-9
Democrat
Betty McCollum
MN-4
Democrat
Martha Roby
AL-2
Republican
Harold “Hal” Rogers
KY-5
Republican
A. Dutch Ruppersberger
MD-2
Democrat
Tim Ryan
OH-13
Democrat
Steve Womack
AR-3
Republican