House Committee on Armed Services

The House Committee on Armed Services has jurisdiction over defense policy generally, ongoing military operations, the organization and reform of the Department of Defense and Department of Energy, counter-drug programs, acquisition and industrial base policy, technology transfer and export controls, joint interoperability, the Cooperative Threat Reduction program, Department of Energy nonproliferation programs, and detainee affairs and policy. (source)

Chairman
Rep. Mac Thornberry [R-TX13]
Ranking Member
Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA9]

The chairman is always selected from the majority party. The ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

Republicans
36
Democrats
27
Track Committee
Official Website: http://armedservices.house.gov/

Committee Members

Chairman
Mac Thornberry
TX-13
Republican
Ranking Member
Adam Smith
WA-9
Democrat
Seapower ...
Randy Forbes
VA-4
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
Oversight ...
Vicky Hartzler
MO-4
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Military ...
Joseph Heck
NV-3
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Military Personnel
Strategic ...
Mike Rogers
AL-3
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
Tactical ...
Michael Turner
OH-10
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
Emerging ...
Joe Wilson
SC-2
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
Readiness
Robert Wittman
VA-1
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Readiness
Pete Aguilar
CA-31
Democrat
Brad Ashford
NE-2
Democrat
Rob Bishop
UT-1
Republican
Madeleine Bordallo
Guam
Democrat
Robert Brady
PA-1
Democrat
Jim Bridenstine
OK-1
Republican
Mo Brooks
AL-5
Republican
Bradley Byrne
AL-1
Republican
Joaquin Castro
TX-20
Democrat
Mike Coffman
CO-6
Republican
Michael Conaway
TX-11
Republican
Paul Cook
CA-8
Republican
Jim Cooper
TN-5
Democrat
Joe Courtney
CT-2
Democrat
Susan Davis
CA-53
Democrat
Tammy Duckworth
IL-8
Democrat
John Fleming
LA-4
Republican
Trent Franks
AZ-8
Republican
Tulsi Gabbard
HI-2
Democrat
Ruben Gallego
AZ-7
Democrat
John Garamendi
CA-3
Democrat
Christopher Gibson
NY-19
Republican
Gwen Graham
FL-2
Democrat
Sam Graves
MO-6
Republican
Duncan Hunter
CA-50
Republican
Walter Jones Jr.
NC-3
Republican
John Kline
MN-2
Republican
Steve Knight
CA-25
Republican
Doug Lamborn
CO-5
Republican
James “Jim” Langevin
RI-2
Democrat
Rick Larsen
WA-2
Democrat
Frank LoBiondo
NJ-2
Republican
Tom MacArthur
NJ-3
Republican
Martha McSally
AZ-2
Republican
Jeff Miller
FL-1
Republican
Seth Moulton
MA-6
Democrat
Donald Norcross
NJ-1
Democrat
Richard Nugent
FL-11
Republican
Beto O'Rourke
TX-16
Democrat
Steven Palazzo
MS-4
Republican
Scott Peters
CA-52
Democrat
Loretta Sanchez
CA-46
Democrat
Austin Scott
GA-8
Republican
Bill Shuster
PA-9
Republican
Jackie Speier
CA-14
Democrat
Elise Stefanik
NY-21
Republican
Mark Takai
HI-1
Democrat
Niki Tsongas
MA-3
Democrat
Marc Veasey
TX-33
Democrat
Jackie Walorski
IN-2
Republican
Timothy Walz
MN-1
Democrat
Brad Wenstrup
OH-2
Republican
Ryan Zinke
Montana
Republican

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