Senate Committee on Armed Services:
Subcommittee on Readiness and Management Support

Chairman:
Sen. Kelly Ayotte [R-NH]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Timothy Kaine [D-VA]
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.

Subcommittee Members

Chairman
Kelly Ayotte
New Hampshire
Republican
Ranking Member
Timothy Kaine
Virginia
Democrat
Ex Officio
John McCain
Arizona
Republican
Ex Officio
John “Jack” Reed
Rhode Island
Democrat
Joni Ernst
Iowa
Republican
Deb Fischer
Nebraska
Republican
Martin Heinrich
New Mexico
Democrat
Mazie Hirono
Hawaii
Democrat
James “Jim” Inhofe
Oklahoma
Republican
Mike Lee
Utah
Republican
Claire McCaskill
Missouri
Democrat
Mike Rounds
South Dakota
Republican
Jeanne Shaheen
New Hampshire
Democrat