U.S. Congress

Congressional Committee Leaders


71 Committee Heads
Committee Head
State
Years
Gender (SORT)
Age
Race
Religious Belief
Jeff Sessions(R)Alabama1.6M73White\CaucasianMethodist25423
Lisa Murkowski(R)Alaska17.5F63White\CaucasianCatholic32
Barbara Boxer(D)California27.4F79White\CaucasianJewish33
Buck McKeon(R)California27.4M81White\CaucasianMormon30
George Miller(D)California5.4M75White\CaucasianCatholic00
Henry Waxman(D)California45.4M80White\CaucasianJewish01
Linda Sanchez(D)California17.4F51Hispanic\LatinoCatholic00
Maxine Waters(D)California29.4F81BlackProtestant01
Edward Royce(R)California27.4M68White\CaucasianCatholic00
Darrell Issa(R)California19.4M66White\CaucasianOrthodox1417
Tom Carper(D)Delaware19.4M73White\CaucasianPresbyterian12
Jeff Miller(R)Florida18.6M60White\CaucasianMethodist62
Mike Crapo(R)Idaho21.4M69White\CaucasianMormon23
Jim Risch(R)Idaho11.4M77White\CaucasianCatholic11
Tom Harkin(D)Iowa5.4M80White\CaucasianCatholic26
Chuck Grassley(R)Iowa39.4M86White\CaucasianBaptist61
Pat Roberts(R)Kansas23.4M84White\CaucasianMethodist97
Hal Rogers(R)Kentucky39.4M82White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist00
David Vitter(R)Louisiana15.4M59White\CaucasianCatholic4112
Mike Michaud(D)Maine17.4M65White\CaucasianCatholic31
Barbara Mikulski(D)Maryland33.4F83White\CaucasianCatholic14
Chris Van Hollen(D)Maryland17.4M61White\CaucasianEpiscopalian00
Elijah Cummings(D)Maryland24.1M68BlackBaptist43
Ed Markey(D)Massachusetts6.9M73White\CaucasianCatholic43
Debbie Stabenow(D)Michigan19.4F70White\CaucasianMethodist36
Carl Levin(D)Michigan5.4M85White\CaucasianJewish35
Candice Miller(R)Michigan17.4F66White\CaucasianPresbyterian01
Fred Upton(R)Michigan33.4M67White\CaucasianProtestant01
John Conyers(D)Michigan55.4M91BlackBaptist33
Dave Camp(R)Michigan29.4M66White\CaucasianCatholic01
Sander Levin(D)Michigan37.4M88White\CaucasianJewish01
Collin Peterson(D)Minnesota29.4M75White\CaucasianLutheran00
John Kline(R)Minnesota17.4M72White\CaucasianMethodist01
Thad Cochran(R)Mississippi41.4M82White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist19
Thad Cochran(R)Mississippi41.4M82White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist19
Bennie Thompson(D)Mississippi27.1M72BlackMethodist00
Sam Graves(R)Missouri19.4M56White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist00
Max Baucus(D)Montana6.3M78White\CaucasianProtestant51
Bob Menendez(D)New Jersey14.4M66Hispanic\LatinoCatholic16
Chuck Schumer(D)New York21.4M69White\CaucasianJewish587
Nita Lowey(D)New York31.4F82White\CaucasianJewish00
Eliot Engel(D)New York31.4M73White\CaucasianJewish00
Louise Slaughter(D)New York33.4F90White\CaucasianEpiscopalian01
Nydia Velazquez(D)New York27.4F67Hispanic\LatinoCatholic00
Richard Burr(R)North Carolina15.4M64White\CaucasianMethodist29
James Inhofe(R)Oklahoma25.6M85White\CaucasianPresbyterian6715
Tom Coburn(R)Oklahoma15.4M72White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist1313
Frank Lucas(R)Oklahoma26.1M60White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist00
Ron Wyden(D)Oregon24.3M71White\CaucasianJewish24
Robert Brady(D)Pennsylvania22M75White\CaucasianCatholic00
Bill Shuster(R)Pennsylvania19.1M60White\CaucasianLutheran00
Tim Johnson(D)South Dakota23.4M73White\CaucasianLutheran11
John Thune(R)South Dakota15.4M59White\CaucasianEvangelical31
Bob Corker(R)Tennessee13.4M67White\CaucasianPresbyterian3410
Lamar Alexander(R)Tennessee17.4M79White\CaucasianPresbyterian19
Michael Conaway(R)Texas15.4M71White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist02
Jeb Hensarling(R)Texas17.4M63White\CaucasianEpiscopalian10
Michael McCaul(R)Texas15.4M58White\CaucasianCatholic02
Pete Sessions(R)Texas23.4M65White\CaucasianMethodist16
Eddie Johnson(D)Texas27.4F84BlackBaptist00
Lamar Smith(R)Texas33.4M72White\CaucasianChristian02
Orrin Hatch(R)Utah43.4M86White\CaucasianMormon10
Patrick Leahy(D)Vermont45.4M80White\CaucasianCatholic15
Bernie Sanders(D)Vermont13.4M78White\CaucasianJewish195887
Bob Goodlatte(R)Virginia27.4M67White\CaucasianChristian01
Patty Murray(D)Washington27.4F69White\CaucasianCatholic27
Adam Smith(D)Washington23.4M54White\CaucasianEpiscopalian01
Doc Hastings(R)Washington5.4M79White\CaucasianPresbyterian00
Jay Rockefeller(D)West Virginia5.4M82White\CaucasianPresbyterian11
Nick Rahall(D)West Virginia27.4M71White\CaucasianPresbyterian00
Paul Ryan(R)Wisconsin21.4M50White\CaucasianCatholic45364