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==Membership==
 
==Membership==
 
===2011-2012 (112th Congress)===
 
===2011-2012 (112th Congress)===
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{{bluedot}} '''Democrats (13)'''
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*[[Max Baucus]] (MT) ''Chairman''
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*[[John D. Rockefeller IV]] (WV)
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|Chamber=US House
*[[Kent Conrad]] (ND)
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|D count=13
*[[Jeff Bingaman]] (NM)
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|R count=11
*[[John F. Kerry]] (MA)
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|Rep1=Orrin Hatch
*[[Ron Wyden]] (OR)
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|gopstate1=Utah
*[[Charles E. Schumer]] (NY)
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|gopleader1=Ranking member
*[[Debbie Stabenow]] (MI)
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|Rep2=Chuck Grassley
*[[Maria Cantwell]] (WA)
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|gopstate2=Iowa
*[[Bill Nelson]] (FL)
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|Rep3=Olympia Snowe
*[[Robert Menendez]] (NJ)
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|gopstate3=Maine
*[[Thomas R. Carper]] (DE)
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|Rep4=Jon Kyl
*[[Benjamin L. Cardin]] (MD)
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|gopstate4=Arizona
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|Rep5=Mike Crapo
{{reddot}} '''Republicans (11)'''
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|gopstate5=Idaho
*[[Orrin Hatch]] (UT)
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|Rep6=Pat Roberts
*[[Chuck Grassley]] (IA)
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|gopstate6=Kansas
*[[Olympia J. Snowe]] (ME)
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|Rep7=Michael B. Enzi
*[[Jon Kyl]] (AZ)
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|gopstate7=Wyoming
*[[Mike Crapo]] (ID)
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|Rep8=John Cornyn
*[[Pat Roberts]] (KS)
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|gopstate8=Texas
*[[Michael B. Enzi]] (WY)
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|Rep9=Tom Coburn
*[[John Cornyn]] (TX)
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|gopstate9=Oklahoma
*[[Tom Coburn]] (OK)
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|Rep10=John Thune
*[[John Thune]] (SD)
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|gopstate10=South Dakota
*[[Richard Burr]] (NC)
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|Rep11=Richard Burr
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|Dem1=Max Baucus
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|demstate1=Montana
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|demleader1=Montana
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|Dem2=John D. Rockefeller IV
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|demstate2=West Virginia
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|Dem3=Kent Conrad
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|demstate3=North Dakota
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|Dem4=Jeff Bingaman
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|demstate4=New Mexico
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|Dem5=John Kerry
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|demstate5=Massachusetts
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|Dem6=Ron Wyden
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|demstate6=Oregon
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|Dem7=Charles E. Schumer
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|demstate7=New York
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|Dem8=Debbie Stabenow
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|demstate8=Michigan
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|Dem9=Maria Cantwell
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|demstate9=Washington
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|Dem10=Bill Nelson
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|demstate10=Florida
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|Dem11=Robert Menendez
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|demstate11=New Jersey
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|Dem12=Thomas R. Carper
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|demstate12=Delaware
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|Dem13= Benjamin L. Cardin
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|demstate13=Maryland
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==Subcommittees==
 
==Subcommittees==

Revision as of 09:46, 21 December 2012


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Committees of the U.S. Congress

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U.S. House Committees
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Background
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The United States House of Representatives Committee on Finance is a standing committee of the U.S. Senate. It was created during the 14th Congress between 1815 and 1817.[1]

Leadership

The committee chair in the 112th Congress is Max Baucus (D).

Membership

2011-2012 (112th Congress)

Committee on Finance Members, 2011-2012
Democratic members (13)Republican members (11)
Max Baucus (Montana) MontanaOrrin Hatch (Utah) Ranking member
John D. Rockefeller IV (West Virginia) Chuck Grassley (Iowa)
Kent Conrad (North Dakota) Olympia Snowe (Maine)
Jeff Bingaman (New Mexico) Jon Kyl (Arizona)
John Kerry (Massachusetts) Mike Crapo (Idaho)
Ron Wyden (Oregon) Pat Roberts (Kansas)
Charles E. Schumer (New York) Michael B. Enzi (Wyoming)
Debbie Stabenow (Michigan) John Cornyn (Texas)
Maria Cantwell (Washington) Tom Coburn (Oklahoma)
Bill Nelson (Florida) John Thune (South Dakota)
Robert Menendez (New Jersey) Richard Burr (North Carolina)
Thomas R. Carper (Delaware)
Benjamin L. Cardin (Maryland)

Subcommittees

Healthcare

Taxation and IRS Oversight

Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure

International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness

Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy

Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth


Jurisdiction

According to the official Senate website, the jurisdiction of the Finance Committee includes the following:

  1. taxation and other revenue measures generally, and those relating to the insular possessions
  2. bonded debt of the United States
  3. customs, collection districts, and ports of entry and delivery
  4. reciprocal trade agreements
  5. tariff and import quotas, and related matters thereto
  6. the transportation of dutiable goods
  7. deposit of public moneys
  8. general revenue sharing
  9. health programs under the Social Security Act, including Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) and other health and human services programs financed by a specific tax or trust fund
  10. national social security

Contact

Committee on Finance
United States Senate
219 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510-6175

Phone: 202-224-8832
Fax: 202-228-0554

See also

External links

References