House Committee on Education and Labor
U.S. House of Representatives

Republicans
Rep. Howard P. “Buck” McKeon
Ranking Member

Fiscally responsible reforms for students, workers and retirees.

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COMMITTEE

Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness

Majority:  14  /  Minority: 9 

Rubén Hinojosa, Texas
Chairman
Timothy H. Bishop, New York
Jason Altmire, Pennsylvania
Joe Courtney, Connecticut
Paul Tonko, New York
Dina Titus, Nevada
Robert E. Andrews, New Jersey
John F. Tierney, Massachusetts
David Wu, Oregon
Susan A. Davis, California
Mazie K. Hirono, Hawaii
Marcia L. Fudge, Ohio
Jared Polis, Colorado
Pedro R. Pierluisi, Puerto Rico

Brett Guthrie, Kentucky
Ranking Member
John Kline, Minnesota
Michael N. Castle, Delaware
Vernon J. Ehlers, Michigan
Judy Biggert, Illinois
Bill Cassidy, Louisiana
David P. Roe, Tennessee
Glenn Thompson, Pennsylvania
Vacancy


--The Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness has jurisdiction over education and training beyond the high school level including, but not limited to higher education generally, postsecondary student assistance and employment services,  the Higher Education Act; postsecondary career and technical education, training and apprenticeship including the Workforce Investment Act, displaced homemakers, adult basic education (family literacy), rehabilitation, professional development, and training programs from immigration funding; pre-service and in-service teacher training, including Title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and Title II of the Higher Education Act; science and technology programs; affirmative action in higher education; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; all welfare reform programs including, work incentive programs, welfare-to-work requirements; the Native American Programs Act, the Robert A. Taft Institute, and Institute for Peace.