Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

http://energy.senate.gov/

Chairman:
Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA]
Republicans:
11
Democrats:
9
Independents:
2

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
Lisa Murkowski
Alaska
Republican
Ranking Member
Maria Cantwell
Washington
Democrat
Lamar Alexander
Tennessee
Republican
John Barrasso
Wyoming
Republican
Bill Cassidy
Louisiana
Republican
Catherine Cortez Masto
Nevada
Democrat
Steve Daines
Montana
Republican
Tammy Duckworth
Illinois
Democrat
Jeff Flake
Arizona
Republican
Alan “Al” Franken
Minnesota
Democrat
Cory Gardner
Colorado
Republican
Martin Heinrich
New Mexico
Democrat
Mazie Hirono
Hawaii
Democrat
John Hoeven
North Dakota
Republican
Angus King
Maine
Independent
Mike Lee
Utah
Republican
Joe Manchin III
West Virginia
Democrat
Robert “Rob” Portman
Ohio
Republican
James Risch
Idaho
Republican
Bernard “Bernie” Sanders
Vermont
Independent
Debbie Stabenow
Michigan
Democrat
Ron Wyden
Oregon
Democrat

There are 86 bills referred to this committee: