Lucas Announces Republican Subcommittee Assignments

Jan 28, 2009

MEDIA CONTACT:
Tamara Hinton (202) 225-0184
tamara.hinton@mail.house.gov

WASHINGTON – Today, Ranking Republican Frank Lucas announced the subcommittee assignments for the Republican members during a business meeting with members of the Agriculture Committee. There is one vacancy that will be announced at a later date. And, as the Ranking Republican, Lucas serves as the ex officio member of all subcommittees.

Also, at this meeting the Committee finalized its organizational and rule structure for the 111th Congress. One addition to the Committee rules requires that the results of all recorded votes in the Agriculture Committee be posted to the Committee’s website within two days of the vote.

Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research

• Rep. Bob Goodlatte, VA, Ranking Member

• Rep. Jerry Moran, KS

• Rep. Sam Graves, MO

• Rep. Mike Rogers, AL

• Rep. Steve King, IA

• Rep. Randy Neugebauer, TX

• Rep. Jean Schmidt, OH

• Rep. Adrian Smith, NE

• Rep. Robert E. Latta, OH

• Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, MO

• Rep. Glenn W. Thompson, PA

• Rep. Bill Cassidy, LA

Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management

• Rep. Jerry Moran, KS, Ranking Member

• Rep. Timothy V. Johnson, IL

• Rep. Sam Graves, MO

• Rep. Steve King, IA

• Rep. K. Michael Conaway, TX

• Rep. Robert E. Latta, OH

• Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, MO

Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry

• Rep. Randy Neugebauer, TX, Ranking Member

• Rep. Bob Goodlatte, VA

• Rep. Mike Rogers, AL

• Rep. Steve King, IA

• Rep. K. Michael Conaway, TX

• Rep. Adrian Smith, NE

• Rep. Phil Roe, TN

Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition, and Forestry

• Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, NE, Ranking Member

• Rep. Steve King, IA

• Rep. Jean Schmidt, OH

• vacancy

Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture

• Rep. Jean Schmidt, OH Ranking Member

• Rep. Jerry Moran, KS

• Rep. Timothy V. Johnson, IL

• vacancy

Subcommittee on Rural Development, Biotechnology, Specialty Crops, and Foreign Agriculture

• Rep. K. Michael Conaway, TX, Ranking Member

• Rep. Phil Roe, TN

• Rep. Glenn W. Thompson, PA

• Rep. Bill Cassidy, LA

 

Rep. Lucas is the ex officio member of all subcommittees.

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