Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care & Entitlements

The Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care & Entitlements, chaired by Rep. James Lankford (OK-5), oversees the federal government’s role in domestic energy production, the health care system and entitlement programs. This subcommittee also conducts oversight of the Administration’s implementation of Obamacare and issues pertaining to the unsustainable trajectory of America’s entitlements, including Medicare, Medicaid and federal disability programs.

Recent Hearings

Examining Ways the Social Security Administration Can Improve the Disability Review Process

Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

Reducing Waste in Government: Addressing GAO’s 2014 Report on Duplicative Federal Programs

Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

The President’s Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal for the Postal Service

Local Time: 10:00 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

Issa Statement on the Resignation of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius

April 10, 2014
Kathleen Sebelius had a supremely difficult job implementing a law as unpopular and unwieldy as Obam...

Senate Advances DATA Act Compromise

April 10, 2014
“The American taxpayer deserves to know when, where and how his or her money is spent,” said Rep...

Oversight Committee Approves Lois Lerner Contempt of Congress Resolution

April 10, 2014
“Today, the Oversight Committee upheld its obligation to pursue the truth about the IRS targeting ...
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Committee Chairman

Member
James Lankford
(OK-5)

Republican Committee Members

Vice Chair
Paul Gosar
(AZ-1)
Member
Blake Farenthold
(TX-27)
Member
Doc Hastings
(WA-04)
Member
Jason Chaffetz
(UT-03)
Member
Jim Jordan
(OH-04)
Member
Pat Meehan
(PA-7)
Member
Patrick McHenry
(NC-10)
Member
Rob Woodall
(GA-07)
Member
Scott Desjarlais
(TN-4)
Member
Thomas Massie
(KY-04)
Member
Tim Walberg
(MI-7)

Democrat Committee Members

Ranking Member
Jackie Speier
(CA-12)
Member
Danny Davis
(IL-7)
Member
Eleanor Holmes Norton
(D.C.)
Member
Jim Cooper
(TN-5)
Member
Matt Cartwright
(PA-17)
Member
Michelle Lujan Grisham
(NM-1)
Member
Steven Horsford
(NV-4)
Member
Tammy Duckworth
(IL-8)
Member
Tony Cardenas
(CA-29)