Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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Chairman
Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN]
Ranking Member
Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA]

The chairman is always selected from the majority party. The ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

Republicans
12
Democrats
9
Independents
1
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Committee Members

Chairman
Lamar Alexander
Tennessee
Republican
Ranking Member
Patty Murray
Washington
Democrat
Primary ...
Michael Enzi
Wyoming
Republican
Employment ...
John “Johnny” Isakson
Georgia
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety
Children ...
Rand Paul
Kentucky
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Children and Families
Tammy Baldwin
Wisconsin
Democrat
Michael Bennet
Colorado
Democrat
Richard Burr
North Carolina
Republican
Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.
Pennsylvania
Democrat
Bill Cassidy
Louisiana
Republican
Susan Collins
Maine
Republican
Alan “Al” Franken
Minnesota
Democrat
Orrin Hatch
Utah
Republican
Mark Kirk
Illinois
Republican
Barbara Mikulski
Maryland
Democrat
Lisa Murkowski
Alaska
Republican
Christopher Murphy
Connecticut
Democrat
Pat Roberts
Kansas
Republican
Bernard “Bernie” Sanders
Vermont
Independent
Tim Scott
South Carolina
Republican
Elizabeth Warren
Massachusetts
Democrat
Sheldon Whitehouse
Rhode Island
Democrat

Committee Bills

Browse 226 bills referred to this committee.

Recent Activity

Enacted — Signed by the President

S. 1124: WIOA Technical Amendments Act

Last Action: Signed by President.

Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 22, 2015.

May 22, 2015

Introduced

S.Res. 184: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that conversion therapy, including efforts by mental health practitioners to change the sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression of an individual, is dangerous and harmful and sh

Sponsor: Sen. Cory Booker [D-NJ]

This resolution was referred to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.

8 cosponsors are on that committee.

May 21, 2015