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Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works:
Subcommittee on Chemical Safety, Waste Management, Environmental Justice, and Regulatory Oversight


Chair:
Sen. Jeff Merkley [D-OR]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Roger Wicker [R-MS]
Republicans:
6
Democrats:
5
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.

Members

Portrait of Jeff Merkley
Chair
Democrat
Oregon
Portrait of Roger Wicker
Ranking Member
Republican
Mississippi
Portrait of Shelley Capito
Ex Officio
Republican
West Virginia
Portrait of Thomas Carper
Ex Officio
Democrat
Delaware
Portrait of Joni Ernst
Republican
Iowa
Portrait of Lindsey Graham
Republican
South Carolina
Portrait of Mark Kelly
Democrat
Arizona
Portrait of Edward “Ed” Markey
Democrat
Massachusetts
Portrait of Alejandro “Alex” Padilla
Democrat
California
Portrait of Bernard “Bernie” Sanders
Independent
Vermont
Portrait of Richard Shelby
Republican
Alabama
Portrait of Dan Sullivan
Republican
Alaska

Members are listed in order of their rank on the committee. Committee membership information is from the unitedstates project on github.

Reports

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