U.S. Congress

Congressional Committee Minority Leaders


36 Ranking Members
Ranking Member
State
Years
Gender (SORT)
Age
Race
Religious Belief
Thad Cochran
(R)Mississippi42.1M83White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist18
James Inhofe
(R)Oklahoma26.2M86White\CaucasianPresbyterian6715
Mike Crapo
(R)Idaho22.1M69White\CaucasianMormon23
Jeff Sessions
(R)Alabama2.2M74White\CaucasianMethodist25423
John Thune
(R)South Dakota16.1M60White\CaucasianEvangelical30
Lisa Murkowski
(R)Alaska18.1F63White\CaucasianCatholic32
David Vitter
(R)Louisiana16.1M59White\CaucasianCatholic4112
Orrin Hatch
(R)Utah44.1M86White\CaucasianMormon10
Bob Corker
(R)Tennessee14.1M68White\CaucasianPresbyterian3410
Lamar Alexander
(R)Tennessee18.1M80White\CaucasianPresbyterian19
Tom Coburn
(R)Oklahoma16.1M72White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist1313
Chuck Grassley
(R)Iowa40.1M87White\CaucasianBaptist61
Pat Roberts
(R)Kansas24.1M84White\CaucasianMethodist97
Jim Risch
(R)Idaho12.1M77White\CaucasianCatholic11
Richard Burr
(R)North Carolina16.1M65White\CaucasianMethodist29
Thad Cochran
(R)Mississippi42.1M83White\CaucasianSouthern Baptist18
Robert Brady
(D)Pennsylvania22.7M75White\CaucasianCatholic00
Collin Peterson
(D)Minnesota30.1M76White\CaucasianLutheran00
Nita Lowey
(D)New York32.1F83White\CaucasianJewish00
Adam Smith
(D)Washington24.1M55White\CaucasianEpiscopalian01
Chris Van Hollen
(D)Maryland18.1M62White\CaucasianEpiscopalian00
George Miller
(D)California6.1M75White\CaucasianCatholic00
Henry Waxman
(D)California46.1M81White\CaucasianJewish01
Linda Sanchez
(D)California18.1F51Hispanic\LatinoCatholic00
Maxine Waters
(D)California30.1F82BlackProtestant01
Eliot Engel
(D)New York32.1M73White\CaucasianJewish00
Bennie Thompson
(D)Mississippi27.8M72BlackMethodist00
John Conyers
(D)Michigan56.1M91BlackBaptist33
Ed Markey
(D)Massachusetts7.6M74White\CaucasianCatholic43
Elijah Cummings
(D)Maryland23.5M68BlackBaptist43
Louise Slaughter
(D)New York34.1F91White\CaucasianEpiscopalian01
Eddie Johnson
(D)Texas28.1F85BlackBaptist00
Nydia Velazquez
(D)New York28.1F67Hispanic\LatinoCatholic00
Nick Rahall
(D)West Virginia28.1M71White\CaucasianPresbyterian00
Mike Michaud
(D)Maine18.1M66White\CaucasianCatholic31
Sander Levin
(D)Michigan38.1M89White\CaucasianJewish01