House Committee on Foreign Affairs:
Subcommittee on The Western Hemisphere

The 115th Congress began at noon on January 3, 2017. Committee assignments for the new Congress have not yet been made. The committee membership information below is as of the end of the 114th Congress, on January 3, 2017.
Chairman:
Rep. Jeff Duncan [R-SC3]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8]
Republicans:
7
Democrats:
5

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.

Chairman
Jeff Duncan
SC-3
Republican
Ranking Member
Albio Sires
NJ-8
Democrat
Joaquin Castro
TX-20
Democrat
Ron DeSantis
FL-6
Republican
Daniel Donovan Jr.
NY-11
Republican
Robin Kelly
IL-2
Democrat
Alan Lowenthal
CA-47
Democrat
Michael McCaul
TX-10
Republican
Gregory Meeks
NY-5
Democrat
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
FL-27
Republican
Ted Yoho
FL-3
Republican