United States Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works


United States Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

The United States Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works is responsible for dealing with matters related to the environment and infrastructure.


Contents

Members, 112th Congress

The Committee is chaired by Democrat Barbara Boxer of California, and the Ranking Member is Republican James Inhofe of Oklahoma.

Majority Minority

Source: 2011 Congressional Record, Vol. 157, Page S557

Subcommittees

Subcommittee Chair Ranking Member
Children's Health and Environmental Responsibility Tom Udall (D-NM) Lamar Alexander (R-TN)
Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Thomas R. Carper (D-DE) John Barrasso (R-WY)
Green Jobs and the New Economy Bernie Sanders (I-VT) John Boozman (R-AR)
Oversight Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) Mike Johanns (R-NE)
Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) Mike Crapo (R-ID)
Transportation and Infrastructure Max Baucus (D-MT) David Vitter (R-LA)
Water and Wildlife Benjamin Cardin (D-MD) Jeff Sessions (R-AL)

Chairmen

Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Public Buildings, 1838-1857

Chairmen of the Joint Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, 1857-1883

Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, 1883-1947

Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Public Works, 1947-1977

Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, 1977-present

References

  1. ^ Bernie Sanders is an Independent, but caucuses with Democrats on the committee.

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