House Committee on Education and the Workforce

The House Committee on Education and the Workforce’s basic jurisdiction is over education and workforce matters generally. (source)

Chairman
Rep. John Kline [R-MN2]
Ranking Member
Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3]

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

Republicans
22
Democrats
15
Independents
1
Track Committee
Official Website: http://edworkforce.house.gov/

Committee Members

Chairman
John Kline
MN-2
Republican
Ranking Member
Robert “Bobby” Scott
VA-3
Democrat
Higher ...
Virginia Foxx
NC-5
Republican
Health, ...
David “Phil” Roe
TN-1
Republican
Early ...
Todd Rokita
IN-4
Republican
Workforce ...
Tim Walberg
MI-7
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Workforce Protections
Alma Adams
NC-12
Democrat
Rick Allen
GA-12
Republican
Lou Barletta
PA-11
Republican
Mike Bishop
MI-8
Republican
Suzanne Bonamici
OR-1
Democrat
David “Dave” Brat
VA-7
Republican
Bradley Byrne
AL-1
Republican
Buddy Carter
GA-1
Republican
Katherine Clark
MA-5
Democrat
Joe Courtney
CT-2
Democrat
Carlos Curbelo
FL-26
Republican
Susan Davis
CA-53
Democrat
Mark DeSaulnier
CA-11
Democrat
Marcia Fudge
OH-11
Democrat
Raúl Grijalva
AZ-3
Democrat
Glenn Grothman
WI-6
Republican
Brett Guthrie
KY-2
Republican
Joseph Heck
NV-3
Republican
Rubén Hinojosa
TX-15
Democrat
Duncan Hunter
CA-50
Republican
Hakeem Jeffries
NY-8
Democrat
Luke Messer
IN-6
Republican
Mark Pocan
WI-2
Democrat
Jared Polis
CO-2
Democrat
Steve Russell
OK-5
Republican
Gregorio Sablan
Northern Mariana Islands
Independent
Matt Salmon
AZ-5
Republican
Elise Stefanik
NY-21
Republican
Mark Takano
CA-41
Democrat
Glenn Thompson
PA-5
Republican
Frederica Wilson
FL-24
Democrat
Joe Wilson
SC-2
Republican

Committee Bills

Browse 310 bills referred to this committee.

Recent Activity

Introduced

H.R. 2518: To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to update reporting requirements for institutions of higher education and provide for more accurate and complete data on student retention, graduation, and earnings outcomes at all levels of postseconda

Sponsor: Rep. Duncan Hunter [R-CA50]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

Rep. Duncan Hunter [R-CA50] is a member of the committee.

May 21, 2015