Senate Committee on Appropriations:
Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies

Chairman:
Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Jeff Merkley [D-OR]
Republicans:
7
Democrats:
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
John Hoeven
North Dakota
Republican
Ranking Member
Jeff Merkley
Oregon
Democrat
Tammy Baldwin
Wisconsin
Democrat
Roy Blunt
Missouri
Republican
Thad Cochran
Mississippi
Republican
Susan Collins
Maine
Republican
Dianne Feinstein
California
Democrat
Patrick Leahy
Vermont
Democrat
Mitch McConnell
Kentucky
Republican
Jerry Moran
Kansas
Republican
Marco Rubio
Florida
Republican
Jon Tester
Montana
Democrat
Tom Udall
New Mexico
Democrat