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House Committee on Armed Services

The House Committee on Armed Services has legislative jurisdiction over military and defense. (source)


Chair:
Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA9]
Vice Chair:
Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA2]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Mike Rogers [R-AL3]
Democrats:
30
Republicans:
28

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.

Members

Portrait of Adam Smith
Chair
Democrat
WA-9
Portrait of Elaine Luria
Vice Chair
Democrat
VA-2
Portrait of Mike Rogers
Ranking Member
Republican
AL-3
Portrait of Jim Cooper
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
TN-5
chair, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
Portrait of Joe Courtney
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
CT-2
chair, Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
Portrait of Ruben Gallego
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
AZ-7
Portrait of John Garamendi
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
CA-3
chair, Subcommittee on Readiness
Portrait of James “Jim” Langevin
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
RI-2
Portrait of Donald Norcross
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
NJ-1
chair, Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
Portrait of Jackie Speier
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
CA-14
chair, Subcommittee on Military Personnel
Portrait of Salud Carbajal
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
CA-24
vice chair, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
Portrait of Veronica Escobar
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
TX-16
vice chair, Subcommittee on Military Personnel
Portrait of Jared Golden
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
ME-2
vice chair, Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
Portrait of Chrissy Houlahan
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
PA-6
Portrait of Stephanie Murphy
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
FL-7
vice chair, Subcommittee on Intelligence and Special Operations
Portrait of Mikie Sherrill
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
NJ-11
vice chair, Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
Portrait of Elissa Slotkin
Subcommittee Vice Chair
Democrat
MI-8
vice chair, Subcommittee on Readiness
Portrait of Jim Banks
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
IN-3
Portrait of Mike Gallagher
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
WI-8
ranking member, Subcommittee on Military Personnel
Portrait of Vicky Hartzler
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
MO-4
ranking member, Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
Portrait of Trent Kelly
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
MS-1
ranking member, Subcommittee on Intelligence and Special Operations
Portrait of Doug Lamborn
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
CO-5
ranking member, Subcommittee on Readiness
Portrait of Michael Turner
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
OH-10
ranking member, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
Portrait of Robert Wittman
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
VA-1
ranking member, Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
Portrait of Don Bacon
Republican
NE-2
Portrait of Jack Bergman
Republican
MI-1
Portrait of Stephanie Bice
Republican
OK-5
Portrait of Mo Brooks
Republican
AL-5
Portrait of Anthony Brown
Democrat
MD-4
Portrait of Jerry Carl Jr.
Republican
AL-1
Portrait of Liz Cheney
Republican
Wyoming
Portrait of Jason Crow
Democrat
CO-6
Portrait of Scott DesJarlais
Republican
TN-4
Portrait of Patrick “Pat” Fallon
Republican
TX-4
Portrait of Scott Franklin
Republican
FL-15
Portrait of Matt Gaetz
Republican
FL-1
Portrait of Sam Graves
Republican
MO-6
Portrait of Mark Green
Republican
TN-7
Portrait of Steven Horsford
Democrat
NV-4
Portrait of Ronny Jackson
Republican
TX-13
Portrait of Sara Jacobs
Democrat
CA-53
Portrait of Mike Johnson
Republican
LA-4
Portrait of Kaialiʻi Kahele
Democrat
HI-2
Portrait of William Keating
Democrat
MA-9
Portrait of Ro Khanna
Democrat
CA-17
Portrait of Andy Kim
Democrat
NJ-3
Portrait of Rick Larsen
Democrat
WA-2
Portrait of Lisa McClain
Republican
MI-10
Portrait of Blake Moore
Republican
UT-1
Portrait of Joseph Morelle
Democrat
NY-25
Portrait of Seth Moulton
Democrat
MA-6
Portrait of Jimmy Panetta
Democrat
CA-20
Portrait of Austin Scott
Republican
GA-8
Portrait of Elise Stefanik
Republican
NY-21
Portrait of Marilyn Strickland
Democrat
WA-10
Portrait of Marc Veasey
Democrat
TX-33
Portrait of Michael Waltz
Republican
FL-6
Portrait of Joe Wilson
Republican
SC-2

Members are listed in order of their rank on the committee and its subcommittees. Committee membership information is from the unitedstates project on github.

Bills

There are 489 bills referred to this committee. Below find the top 100:

Press Statements

Committee press statements from ProPublica Represent:

Smith Statement on Afghanistan Troop Drawdown
    — Nov 17, 2020

Thornberry on Troop Withdrawals
    — Nov 17, 2020

HASC Schedule: November 16 – 20
    — Nov 12, 2020

Smith Warns Gutting Pentagon During Transition Could be Devastating for National Security
    — Nov 10, 2020

Smith Condemns Dismissal of Secretary of Defense Esper Ahead of Presidential Transition
    — Nov 9, 2020

Thornberry on Secretary Esper
    — Nov 9, 2020

Thornberry on NNSA Leadership
    — Nov 6, 2020

Smith Condemns Executive Order Establishing Schedule F Appointments
    — Oct 23, 2020

Top National Security Democrats to Esper: Commit to Current U.S. Troop Levels on Korean Peninsula
    — Oct 9, 2020

Smith Statement on the Military Leadership Quarantine for COVID
    — Oct 6, 2020

Thornberry on Updated Navy Shipbuilding Plan
    — Oct 6, 2020

Thornberry on China Task Force Report
    — Sep 30, 2020

Future of Defense Task Force Releases Final Report
    — Sep 29, 2020

Future of Defense Task Force Releases Final Report
    — Sep 29, 2020

TOMORROW: Future of Defense Task Force Unveils Final Report at the Brookings Institution
    — Sep 24, 2020

HASC Schedule: September 28 – October 2
    — Sep 24, 2020

MEDIA ALERT: Task Force Co-Chairs To Discuss Completed Report And Its Findings
    — Sep 24, 2020

Smith Statement on Defense Department Misuse of CARES Act COVID Relief Funds
    — Sep 22, 2020

Thornberry on DOD Spectrum Sharing
    — Sep 20, 2020

Thornberry Portrait to Hang in HASC Hearing Room
    — Sep 17, 2020