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Rep. Price Committee and Subcommittee Assignments for the 116th Congress

January 16, 2019
Press Release
Rep. Price to assume Chairmanship for Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Wednesday, January 16, 2019, House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-NY) announced the Democratic rosters and incoming Subcommittee Chairs for the House Appropriations Committee’s 12 subcommittees in the 116th Congress. Congressman David Price (D-NC) will serve as Chairman of the Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Committee, where he previously served as Ranking Member. Congressman Price will also serve as a senior member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs, and the Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, where he previously served as Chairman and Ranking Member.

“It’s my honor to continue serving on the Appropriations Committee in the 116th Congress alongside a full roster of talented and experienced members and under the leadership of Chairwoman Lowey,” said Congressman Price. “Under Democratic leadership, the Appropriations Committee is prepared to make the serious investments needed to help American families, businesses, and communities thrive. As the incoming Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, I look forward to working with both my Democratic and Republican colleagues, including Ranking Member Mario Diaz-Balart, to rebuild our broken infrastructure system, promote and invest in affordable housing, homeownership and community development, and conduct vigorous oversight of the Trump administration.”