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Senate Committee on Appropriations:
Subcommittee on Department of Defense

Chair:
Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL]
Republicans:
10
Democrats:
9

The chair 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.

Members

Portrait of Thad Cochran
Chair
Thad Cochran
Mississippi
Republican
Portrait of Richard Durbin
Ranking Member
Richard Durbin
Illinois
Democrat
Portrait of Lamar Alexander
Lamar Alexander
Tennessee
Republican
Portrait of Tammy Baldwin
Tammy Baldwin
Wisconsin
Democrat
Portrait of Roy Blunt
Roy Blunt
Missouri
Republican
Portrait of Susan Collins
Susan Collins
Maine
Republican
Portrait of Steve Daines
Steve Daines
Montana
Republican
Portrait of Dianne Feinstein
Dianne Feinstein
California
Democrat
Portrait of Lindsey Graham
Lindsey Graham
South Carolina
Republican
Portrait of Patrick Leahy
Patrick Leahy
Vermont
Democrat
Portrait of Mitch McConnell
Mitch McConnell
Kentucky
Republican
Portrait of Jerry Moran
Jerry Moran
Kansas
Republican
Portrait of Lisa Murkowski
Lisa Murkowski
Alaska
Republican
Portrait of Patty Murray
Patty Murray
Washington
Democrat
Portrait of John “Jack” Reed
John “Jack” Reed
Rhode Island
Democrat
Portrait of Brian Schatz
Brian Schatz
Hawaii
Democrat
Portrait of Richard Shelby
Richard Shelby
Alabama
Republican
Portrait of Jon Tester
Jon Tester
Montana
Democrat
Portrait of Tom Udall
Tom Udall
New Mexico
Democrat
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