Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe

This is a “joint” committee, which means it has members from both the House and Senate. We do not currently have information on the House members of joint committees.

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.

http://www.csce.gov/

Chairman:
Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4]
Chairman:
Sen. Roger Wicker [R-MS]
Democrats:
7
Republicans:
6

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
Christopher “Chris” Smith
Representative
NJ-4
Republican
Chairman
Roger Wicker
Senator
Mississippi
Republican
Robert Aderholt
Representative
AL-4
Republican
John Boozman
Senator
Arkansas
Republican
Michael Burgess
Representative
TX-26
Republican
Richard Burr
Senator
North Carolina
Republican
Benjamin Cardin
Senator
Maryland
Democrat
Steve Cohen
Representative
TN-9
Democrat
Alcee Hastings
Representative
FL-20
Democrat
Jeanne Shaheen
Senator
New Hampshire
Democrat
Louise Slaughter
Representative
NY-25
Democrat
Tom Udall
Senator
New Mexico
Democrat
Sheldon Whitehouse
Senator
Rhode Island
Democrat