Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, US Postal Service & The Census

The Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service & the Census is chaired by Rep. Blake Farenthold (TX-27) and works to ensure a more efficient, effective federal workforce. The subcommittee also leads efforts to modernize the Postal Service so it can adapt and thrive in the 21st Century. The subcommittee has legislative jurisdiction over the federal civil service, the U.S. Postal Service, and the Census Bureau.

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 and Jordan on New Documents Discussing Potential Prosecution of Tax Exempt Groups

April 16, 2014
“The release of new documents underscores the political nature of IRS Tea Party targeting and the...

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...
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Committee Chairman

Member
Blake Farenthold
(TX-27)

Republican Committee Members

Vice Chair
Tim Walberg
(MI-7)
Member
Doug Collins
(GA-09)
Member
Ron DeSantis
(FL-06)
Member
Trey Gowdy
(SC-4)

Democrat Committee Members

Ranking Member
Stephen Lynch
(MA-9)
Member
Eleanor Holmes Norton
(D.C.)
Member
William Lacy Clay
(MO-1)