Camp Congratulates New Additions to Ways & Means Subcommittees for 111th Congress

January 9, 2009 — Press Releases   

Ways & Means Ranking Member Dave Camp (R-MI) issued the following statement today after the subcommittee assignments were announced for the 111th Congress:

“I congratulate the new additions to each of the subcommittees, ” said Camp.  “The 111th Congress will take on a long to-do list of issues facing our country and the Ways and Means Subcommittees will play a central role in crafting legislation on many of these issues.  I look forward to working with all of the committee members as we push for lower taxes, reinvigorate the economy, improve our entitlement programs and restore Americans confidence in our government.”

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The ratios for all the Ways and Means subcommittees in the 111th Congress will be 9 Democrats and 5 Republicans.

The Subcommittee assignments are as follows:

Health Oversight Social Security
1. Wally Herger (CA)* 1. Charles Boustany (LA)* 1. Sam Johnson (TX)*
2. Sam Johnson (TX) 2. Dave Reichert (WA) 2. Kevin Brady (TX)
3. Paul Ryan (WI) 3. Peter Roskam (IL) 3. Pat Tiberi (OH)
4. Devin Nunes (CA) 4. Paul Ryan (WI) 4. Ginny Brown-Waite (FL)
5. Ginny Brown-Waite (FL) 5. John Linder (GA) 5. Dave Reichert (WA)
Income Security & Family Support Select Revenue Measures  Trade
1. John Linder (GA)* 1. Pat Tiberi (OH)*  1. Kevin Brady (TX)*
2. Charles Boustany (LA) 2. John Linder (GA) 2. Geoff Davis (KY)
3. Dean Heller (NV) 3. Dean Heller (NV) 3. Dave Reichert (WA)
4. Peter Roskam (IL) 4. Peter Roskam (IL) 4. Wally Herger (CA)
5. Pat Tiberi (OH) 5. Geoff Davis (KY) 5. Devin Nunes (CA)
W&M Members on Budget Committee
Paul Ryan (WI) (Serves as Full Committee Ranking Member)
Devin Nunes (CA)
*Denotes Ranking Member on subcommittee

SUBCOMMITTEE: Health    SUBCOMMITTEE: Select Revenue Measures    SUBCOMMITTEE: Worker and Family Support    SUBCOMMITTEE: Social Security    SUBCOMMITTEE: Oversight    SUBCOMMITTEE: Full Committee