Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works:
Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure

Chair:
Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD]
Republicans:
10
Democrats:
8
Independents:
1

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.

Chair
James “Jim” Inhofe
Oklahoma
Republican
Ranking Member
Benjamin Cardin
Maryland
Democrat
Ex Officio
John Barrasso
Wyoming
Republican
Ex Officio
Thomas Carper
Delaware
Democrat
John Boozman
Arkansas
Republican
Shelley Capito
West Virginia
Republican
Tammy Duckworth
Illinois
Democrat
Joni Ernst
Iowa
Republican
Deb Fischer
Nebraska
Republican
Kirsten Gillibrand
New York
Democrat
Kamala Harris
California
Democrat
Edward “Ed” Markey
Massachusetts
Democrat
Jeff Merkley
Oregon
Democrat
Jerry Moran
Kansas
Republican
Bernard “Bernie” Sanders
Vermont
Independent
Richard Shelby
Alabama
Republican
Dan Sullivan
Alaska
Republican
Sheldon Whitehouse
Rhode Island
Democrat
Roger Wicker
Mississippi
Republican