House Committee on Education and the Workforce:
Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training

Chairman:
Rep. Virginia Foxx [R-NC5]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Rubén Hinojosa [D-TX15]
Republicans:
11
Democrats:
8

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.

Track Committee

Subcommittee Members

Chairman
Virginia Foxx
NC-5
Republican
Ranking Member
Rubén Hinojosa
TX-15
Democrat
Alma Adams
NC-12
Democrat
Rick Allen
GA-12
Republican
Lou Barletta
PA-11
Republican
Bradley Byrne
AL-1
Republican
Joe Courtney
CT-2
Democrat
Carlos Curbelo
FL-26
Republican
Susan Davis
CA-53
Democrat
Mark DeSaulnier
CA-11
Democrat
Raúl Grijalva
AZ-3
Democrat
Brett Guthrie
KY-2
Republican
Joseph Heck
NV-3
Republican
Hakeem Jeffries
NY-8
Democrat
Luke Messer
IN-6
Republican
Jared Polis
CO-2
Democrat
David “Phil” Roe
TN-1
Republican
Matt Salmon
AZ-5
Republican
Elise Stefanik
NY-21
Republican

Committee Bills

Browse 45 bills referred to this subcommittee.

Recent Activity

Introduced

H.R. 12: Voter Empowerment Act of 2015

Sponsor: Rep. John Lewis [D-GA5]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, House Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, and 7 other committees which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

83 cosponsors are on those committees.

Mar 19, 2015

Introduced

H.R. 1421: Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2015

Sponsor: Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2]

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

Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2] is a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Mar 18, 2015