U.S. Congress

Congressional Committee Minority Leaders


36 Ranking Members
Ranking Member
State
Years
Gender (SORT)
Age
Race
Religious Belief
Maxine Waters(D)California29.4F81BlackProtestant01
Bennie Thompson(D)Mississippi27.1M72BlackMethodist00
John Conyers(D)Michigan55.4M91BlackBaptist33
Elijah Cummings(D)Maryland24.1M68BlackBaptist43
Eddie Johnson(D)Texas27.4F84BlackBaptist00
Linda Sanchez(D)California17.4F51Hispanic\LatinoCatholic00
Nydia Velazquez(D)New York27.4F67Hispanic\LatinoCatholic00
Thad Cochran(R)Mississippi41.4M82White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist19
James Inhofe(R)Oklahoma25.5M85White\CaucasianPresbyterian6715
Mike Crapo(R)Idaho21.4M69White\CaucasianMormon23
Jeff Sessions(R)Alabama1.6M73White\CaucasianMethodist25423
John Thune(R)South Dakota15.4M59White\CaucasianEvangelical31
Lisa Murkowski(R)Alaska17.4F63White\CaucasianCatholic32
David Vitter(R)Louisiana15.4M59White\CaucasianCatholic4112
Orrin Hatch(R)Utah43.4M86White\CaucasianMormon10
Bob Corker(R)Tennessee13.4M67White\CaucasianPresbyterian3410
Lamar Alexander(R)Tennessee17.4M79White\CaucasianPresbyterian19
Tom Coburn(R)Oklahoma15.4M72White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist1313
Chuck Grassley(R)Iowa39.4M86White\CaucasianBaptist61
Pat Roberts(R)Kansas23.4M84White\CaucasianMethodist97
Jim Risch(R)Idaho11.4M77White\CaucasianCatholic11
Richard Burr(R)North Carolina15.4M64White\CaucasianMethodist29
Thad Cochran(R)Mississippi41.4M82White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist19
Robert Brady(D)Pennsylvania22M75White\CaucasianCatholic00
Collin Peterson(D)Minnesota29.4M75White\CaucasianLutheran00
Nita Lowey(D)New York31.4F82White\CaucasianJewish00
Adam Smith(D)Washington23.4M54White\CaucasianEpiscopalian01
Chris Van Hollen(D)Maryland17.4M61White\CaucasianEpiscopalian00
George Miller(D)California5.4M75White\CaucasianCatholic00
Henry Waxman(D)California45.4M80White\CaucasianJewish01
Eliot Engel(D)New York31.4M73White\CaucasianJewish00
Ed Markey(D)Massachusetts6.9M73White\CaucasianCatholic43
Louise Slaughter(D)New York33.4F90White\CaucasianEpiscopalian01
Nick Rahall(D)West Virginia27.4M71White\CaucasianPresbyterian00
Mike Michaud(D)Maine17.4M65White\CaucasianCatholic31
Sander Levin(D)Michigan37.4M88White\CaucasianJewish01