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Joint Economic Committee


Chair:
Sen. Mike Lee [R-UT]
Republicans:
6
Democrats:
4

This is a “joint” committee, which means it has members from both the House and Senate.

Members

Portrait of Mike Lee
Chair
Senator
Republican
Utah
Portrait of Bill Cassidy
Senator
Republican
Louisiana
Portrait of Tom Cotton
Senator
Republican
Arkansas
Portrait of Ted Cruz
Senator
Republican
Texas
Portrait of Margaret “Maggie” Hassan
Senator
Democrat
New Hampshire
Portrait of Martin Heinrich
Senator
Democrat
New Mexico
Portrait of Amy Klobuchar
Senator
Democrat
Minnesota
Portrait of Gary Peters
Senator
Democrat
Michigan
Portrait of Robert “Rob” Portman
Senator
Republican
Ohio
Portrait of Benjamin Sasse
Senator
Republican
Nebraska

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

No bills have been assigned to this committee.

Reports

Date PDF Bill

Press Statements

Committee press statements from ProPublica Represent:

Vice Chair Beyer on UI Claims: Congress Needs to Tie Ongoing Support to Economic Conditions
    — Apr 9, 2020

The U.S. Economy by the Numbers April 7, 2020
    — Apr 7, 2020

Volunteers Provide Support for American Seniors with Few Social Ties
    — Apr 7, 2020

Vice Chair Beyer to Mnuchin: Small Businesses are Frustrated, Provide Clear Paycheck Protection Program Guidance
    — Apr 6, 2020

Economic Update - April 3, 2020
    — Apr 3, 2020

New Report Argues that Federal Aid to States, Local Governments is Crucial for Containing Coronavirus, Preventing Economic Disaster
    — Apr 3, 2020

VC Beyer: For a Lot of Small Businesses, the Coronavirus Means Layoffs
    — Apr 2, 2020

Massive Aid to State and Local Governments Needed to Slow Economic Damage
    — Apr 2, 2020

America Tests Positive for Social Capital Decline
    — Apr 2, 2020

A Second Giant Wave of Unemployment Claims Expected
    — Apr 1, 2020

VC Beyer: Gender Wage Gap is a Loss for Women, Families, Economy
    — Mar 31, 2020

The State of Marriage in a Time of Crisis
    — Mar 31, 2020

Millions of New Claims Suggest the Unemployment Rate Will Skyrocket
    — Mar 27, 2020

Economic Update - March 27, 2020
    — Mar 27, 2020

Vice Chair Statement on Passage of Third Coronavirus Stimulus Package
    — Mar 27, 2020

VC Beyer: Unprecedented UI Claims Far Worse Than Great Recession
    — Mar 26, 2020

Thursdays Initial Unemployment Claims Will Be Key for Estimating the Economic Impact of COVID-19
    — Mar 25, 2020

Economic Update - March 20, 2020
    — Mar 20, 2020

What \"Blue Collar Boom\"?
    — Mar 20, 2020

The Hill: We need a massive economic response to counter the threat of the coronavirus (Op-Ed)
    — Mar 19, 2020