Senate AG Subcommittees Leadership Named

The Senate Agriculture Subcommittee chairmen and ranking members have been named for the 113th Congress.

The Senate Agriculture Subcommittee chairmen and ranking members have been named for the 113th Congress. They are: Subcommittee on Commodities, Markets, Trade and Risk Management: Senators Joe Donnelly (D-IN), chairman, and Senator Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), ranking member; Subcommittee on Jobs, Rural Economic Growth and Energy Innovation: Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), chairwoman, and Mike Johanns (R-NE), ranking member; Subcommittee on Nutrition, Specialty Crops, Food and Agricultural Research: Senators William Cowan (D-MA), chairman, and John Hoeven (R-ND), ranking member; Subcommittee on Conservation, Forestry and Natural Resources: Senators Mike Bennet (D-CO), chairman, and John Boozman (R-AR), ranking member; and Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, Poultry, Marketing and Agriculture Security: Senators Kirsten Gillibrand, chairwoman, and Pat Roberts (R-KS), ranking member.  Senators Donnelly, Cowan and Heitkamp are freshmen senators. 

 

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