Standing Committees of the 109th Senate

Committee Size Subcommittees Chair Ranking Minority Member
Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry 20 4 Saxby Chambliss (GA) Tom Harkin (IA)
Appropriations 28 12 Thad Cochran (R-MS) Robert C. Byrd (D-WV)
Armed Services 24 6 John Warner (R-VA) Carl Levin (D-MI)
Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs 20 5 Richard C. Shelby (R-AL) Paul S. Sarbanes (D-MD)
Budget 22 0 Judd Gregg (R-NH) Kent Conrad (D-ND)
Commerce, Science, & Transportation 22 10 Ted Stevens (R-AK) Daniel K. Inouye (D-SC)
Energy & Natural Resources 22 4 Pete V. Domenici (R-NM) Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)
Environment & Public Works 18 4 James M. Inhofe (R-OK) James M. Jeffords (I-VT)
Finance 20 5 Charles E. Grassley (R-IA) Max Baucus (D-MT)
Foreign Relations 18 7 Richard G. Lugar (R-IN) Joseph R. Biden, Jr. (D-DE)
Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions 20 4 Mike Enzi (R-WY) Edward M. Kennedy (D-MA)
Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs 16 3 Susan Collins (R-ME) Joseph Lieberman (D-CT)
Judiciary 18 6 Arlen Specter (R-PA) Patrick J. Leahy (D-VT)
Rules & Administration 18 0 Trent Lott (R-MS) Christopher Dodd (D-CT)
Small Business 18 0 Olympia J. Snowe (R-ME) John F. Kerry (D-MA)
Veterans' Affairs 14 0 Larry Craig (R-ID) Daniel Akaka (D-HI)

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