U.S. Congress

111th Congress Congressional Committee Minority Leaders from Blue States


16 Ranking Members
Ranking Member
College
Highest Degree
Subject
Previous Job\Career
Robert Brady(D-PA)Consultant0
Nita Lowey(D-NY)Mount Holyoke ('59)BachelorsFinancialGovernment Employee0
Adam Smith(D-WA)Washington ('90) & Fordham ('87)DoctorateLawJudge0
Chris Van Hollen(D-MD)Georgetown ('90), Harvard ('85) & Swarthmore College ('82)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
George Miller(D-CA)California Davis ('72), San Francisco State ('68) & Diablo Valley ('66)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Henry Waxman(D-CA)UCLA ('64, '61)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Linda Sanchez(D-CA)UCLA ('95), California Berkeley ('91, '91)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Maxine Waters(D-CA)California State Los Angeles ('70)BachelorsSociologyTeacher0
Eliot Engel(D-NY)New York University ('87), City University of New York ('73, '69)DoctorateLawTeacher0
John Conyers(D-MI)Wayne State University ('58, '57)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee3
Ed Markey(D-MA)Boston College ('72, '68)DoctorateLawLawyer4
Elijah Cummings(D-MD)Maryland Baltimore County ('76) & Howard ('73)DoctorateLawLawyer4
Louise Slaughter(D-NY)Kentucky ('53, '51)MastersHealth CareGovernment Employee0
Nydia Velazquez(D-NY)New York University ('76) & University of Puerto Rico ('74)MastersPolitical ScienceGovernment Employee0
Mike Michaud(D-ME)3
Sander Levin(D-MI)Harvard ('57), Columbia ('54) & University of Chicago ('52)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0