House Committee on Veterans' Affairs:
Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity

Chairman:
Rep. Brad Wenstrup [R-OH2]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA41]
Republicans:
5
Democrats:
2

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
Brad Wenstrup
OH-2
Republican
Ranking Member
Mark Takano
CA-41
Democrat
Aumua Amata
American Samoa
Republican
Mike Bost
IL-12
Republican
Ryan Costello
PA-6
Republican
Dina Titus
NV-1
Democrat
Lee Zeldin
NY-1
Republican

Committee Bills

Browse 31 bills referred to this subcommittee.

Recent Activity

Committee Meeting

House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Meeting

Legislative Hearing on H.R. 356; H.R. 832; H.R. 1994; H.R. 2133; H.R. 2275; H.R. 2344; H.R. 2360; H.R. 2361; and a draft bill entitled, “To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain modifications and improvements in the transfer of unused educational assistance benefits under the Post 9/11 Educational Assistance Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.’’ (Location: CHOB 334)

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Jun 2, 2015 2 p.m.

Reported by Committee

H.R. 571: Veterans Affairs Retaliation Prevention Act of 2015

Last Action: Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.

Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 21, 2015.

May 21, 2015

Reported by Committee

H.R. 475: GI Bill Processing Improvement Act of 2015

Last Action: Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.

Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 21, 2015.

May 21, 2015