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House Committee on Foreign Affairs

The House Committee on Foreign Affairs considers legislation that impacts the diplomatic community, which includes the Department of State, the Agency for International Development, the Peace Corps, the United Nations, and the enforcement of the Arms Export Control Act. (source)


Chair:
Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Michael McCaul [R-TX10]
Democrats:
26
Republicans:
21

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 Eliot Engel
Chair
Democrat
NY-16
Portrait of Michael McCaul
Ranking Member
Republican
TX-10
Portrait of Karen Bass
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
CA-37
Portrait of Ami Bera
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
CA-7
Portrait of Joaquin Castro
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
TX-20
chair, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Portrait of Theodore “Ted” Deutch
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
FL-22
Portrait of William Keating
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
MA-9
Portrait of Brad Sherman
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
CA-30
Portrait of Albio Sires
Subcommittee Chair
Democrat
NJ-8
Portrait of Adam Kinzinger
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
IL-16
ranking member, Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, Energy, and the Environment
Portrait of Francis Rooney
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
FL-19
ranking member, Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade
Portrait of Christopher “Chris” Smith
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
NJ-4
Portrait of Joe Wilson
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
SC-2
Portrait of Ted Yoho
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
FL-3
ranking member, Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation
Portrait of Lee Zeldin
Subcommittee Ranking Member
Republican
NY-1
ranking member, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Portrait of Colin Allred
Democrat
TX-32
Portrait of Ken Buck
Republican
CO-4
Portrait of Tim Burchett
Republican
TN-2
Portrait of Steve Chabot
Republican
OH-1
Portrait of David Cicilline
Democrat
RI-1
Portrait of Gerald Connolly
Democrat
VA-11
Portrait of Jim Costa
Democrat
CA-16
Portrait of John Curtis
Republican
UT-3
Portrait of Adriano Espaillat
Democrat
NY-13
Portrait of Brian Fitzpatrick
Republican
PA-1
Portrait of Vicente Gonzalez
Democrat
TX-15
Portrait of Michael Guest
Republican
MS-3
Portrait of Chrissy Houlahan
Democrat
PA-6
Portrait of Andy Levin
Democrat
MI-9
Portrait of Ted Lieu
Democrat
CA-33
Portrait of Tom Malinowski
Democrat
NJ-7
Portrait of Brian Mast
Republican
FL-18
Portrait of Gregory Meeks
Democrat
NY-5
Portrait of Ilhan Omar
Democrat
MN-5
Portrait of Greg Pence
Republican
IN-6
Portrait of Scott Perry
Republican
PA-10
Portrait of Dean Phillips
Democrat
MN-3
Portrait of Guy Reschenthaler
Republican
PA-14
Portrait of James Sensenbrenner Jr.
Republican
WI-5
Portrait of Abigail Spanberger
Democrat
VA-7
Portrait of Dina Titus
Democrat
NV-1
Portrait of David Trone
Democrat
MD-6
Portrait of Juan Vargas
Democrat
CA-51
Portrait of Ann Wagner
Republican
MO-2
Portrait of Steven Watkins
Republican
KS-2
Portrait of Susan Wild
Democrat
PA-7
Portrait of Ron Wright
Republican
TX-6

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 838 bills referred to this committee. Below find the top 100:

Reports

Date PDF Bill
Oct 17, 2019 PDF H.Res. 326: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution.
Jul 24, 2019 PDF H.R. 3352: Department of State Authorization Act of 2019
Feb 8, 2019 PDF H.J.Res. 37: Directing the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress.
Nov 9, 2018 PDF H.R. 6651 (115th): PEPFAR Extension Act of 2018
Sep 25, 2018 PDF H.Res. 1017 (115th): Requesting the President, and directing the Secretary of State, to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of all documents, records, communications, transcripts, summaries, notes, memoranda, and read-aheads in their possessi
Jul 11, 2018 PDF H.R. 5105 (115th): BUILD Act of 2018
Jun 8, 2018 PDF H.R. 5480 (115th): Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018
Apr 18, 2018 PDF H.R. 4744 (115th): Iran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act
Jan 3, 2018 PDF H.R. 3445 (115th): AGOA and MCA Modernization Act
Jan 3, 2018 PDF H.R. 3776 (115th): Cyber Diplomacy Act of 2018
Oct 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 3329 (115th): Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017
Oct 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 3342 (115th): Sanctioning the Use of Civilians as Defenseless Shields Act
May 11, 2017 PDF H.R. 1677 (115th): Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2018
Apr 28, 2017 PDF H.R. 1644 (115th): Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act
Sep 20, 2016 PDF H.R. 5931 (114th): Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act
Apr 15, 2016 PDF H.R. 4678 (114th): United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Preservation Act
Apr 12, 2016 PDF H.R. 1567 (114th): Global Food Security Act of 2016
Jan 11, 2016 PDF H.R. 757 (114th): North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016
Jan 11, 2016 PDF H.R. 3662 (114th): Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act

Press Statements

Committee press statements from ProPublica Represent:

McCaul & Engel Call for End to Conflict in Ethiopia
    — Nov 24, 2020

McCaul Appointed to FY2021 NDAA Conference Committee
    — Nov 19, 2020

McCaul Statement on Afghanistan
    — Nov 16, 2020

Engel Statement on Afghanistan Negotiations and Troop Drawdown
    — Nov 16, 2020

McCaul Statement on MFO Helicopter Crash
    — Nov 12, 2020

Engel Statement on Pompeo’s Refusal to Acknowledge Election Result
    — Nov 10, 2020

Engel Statement on Outbreak of Conflict in Ethiopia
    — Nov 6, 2020

McCaul on Escalating Violence in Ethiopia
    — Nov 5, 2020

Engel Statement on Indictment of Hashim Thaci & Special Court
    — Nov 5, 2020

Engel Statement on Elections in Tanzania
    — Oct 30, 2020

Engel Introduces Legislation to Limit Arms Sales in Middle East
    — Oct 30, 2020

Engel Statement on Proposed Sale of F-35 Aircraft to UAE
    — Oct 29, 2020

McCaul Releases Statement on US-India Relations Following 2+2 Dialogue
    — Oct 28, 2020

Engel Calls on Administration to Safeguard Judiciaries Against Russian Attacks on Navalny Supporters
    — Oct 27, 2020

Engel Statement on Michael Pack’s Attack on the Statutory Firewall
    — Oct 27, 2020

Engel Statement on Delisting Sudan as a State Sponsor of Terrorism
    — Oct 26, 2020

Engel & McCaul Lead Bipartisan Group Opposing Normalization of the Assad Regime in Syria
    — Oct 26, 2020

McCaul and Engel Lead Bipartisan Group Opposing Normalization of the Assad Regime in Syria
    — Oct 26, 2020

Engel & Lowey Statement on New OSC Probe into Pompeo for Potential Hatch Act Violations
    — Oct 26, 2020

McCaul on Positive Developments in U.S.-Sudan Relations
    — Oct 23, 2020