Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

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Chairman:
Sen. Bob Corker [R-TN]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Robert “Bob” Menéndez [D-NJ]
Republicans:
10
Democrats:
9

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.

Track Committee

Committee Members

Chairman
Bob Corker
Tennessee
Republican
Ranking Member
Robert “Bob” Menéndez
New Jersey
Democrat
Africa ...
Jeff Flake
Arizona
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health Policy
East ...
Cory Gardner
Colorado
Republican
Europe ...
Ron Johnson
Wisconsin
Republican
State ...
David Perdue
Near ...
James Risch
Idaho
Republican
Western ...
Marco Rubio
Barbara Boxer
California
Democrat
Benjamin Cardin
Maryland
Democrat
Chris Coons
Delaware
Democrat
John “Johnny” Isakson
Georgia
Republican
Timothy Kaine
Virginia
Democrat
Edward “Ed” Markey
Massachusetts
Democrat
Christopher Murphy
Connecticut
Democrat
Rand Paul
Kentucky
Republican
Jeanne Shaheen
New Hampshire
Democrat
Tom Udall
New Mexico
Democrat

Committee Bills

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Recent Activity

Committee Meeting

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Meeting

Business meeting to consider S.802, to authorize the Secretary of State and the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development to provide assistance to support the rights of women and girls in developing countries, S.Res.87, to express the sense of the Senate regarding the rise of anti-Semitism in Europe and to encourage greater cooperation with the European governments, the European Union, and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in preventing and responding to anti-Semitism, the nominations of Charles C. Adams, Jr., of Maryland, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Finland, Cassandra Q. Butts, of the District of Columbia, to be Ambassador to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, Paul A. Folmsbee, of Oklahoma, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Mali, Stafford Fitzgerald Haney, of New Jersey, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Costa Rica, Mary Catherine Phee, of Illinois, to be Ambassador to the Republic of South Sudan, and Gentry O. Smith, of North Carolina, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, and to have the rank of Ambassador during his tenure of service, all of the Department of State, Matthew T. McGuire, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years, and routine lists in the Foreign Service. (Location: SD-419)

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May 21, 2015 9:15 a.m.

Reported by Committee

S. 802: Girls Count Act of 2015

Last Action: Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 21, 2015.

May 21, 2015