House Committee on Ways and Means:
Subcommittee on Human Resources

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. Vern Buchanan [R-FL16]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX35]
Republicans:
6
Democrats:
4

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
Vern Buchanan
FL-16
Republican
Ranking Member
Lloyd Doggett
TX-35
Democrat
Joseph “Joe” Crowley
NY-14
Democrat
Danny Davis
IL-7
Democrat
John Lewis
GA-5
Democrat
Kristi Noem
South Dakota
Republican
Tom Reed II
NY-23
Republican
David Reichert
WA-8
Republican
Tom Rice
SC-7
Republican
Jason Smith
MO-8
Republican