House Rural Health Care Coalition Co-Chairs
Representative Ron Kind
U.S. House of Representatives (D-WI)
Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers
U.S. House of Representatives (R-WA)
Senate Rural Health Caucus Co-Chairs
Senator Tina Smith
U.S. Senate (D-MN)
Senator John Barrasso
U.S. Senate (R-WY)
House Budget Committee
U.S. House of Representatives Committee that has jurisdiction relating to developing the annual budget resolution, budget reconciliation, the budget process, oversight of the Congressional Budget Office, revisions of allocations and adjustments, and budget scorekeeping.
House Committee on Appropriations
U.S. House of Representatives Committee with jurisdiction
related to the allocation of federal funds to the numerous
government agencies, departments, and organizations on an
House Energy and Commerce Committee
U.S. House of Representatives Committee with jurisdiction over telecommunications, consumer protection, food and drug safety, public health and research, environmental quality, energy policy, and interstate and foreign commerce.
House Energy and Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health
Subcommittee of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee with jurisdiction over the health sector, including public health, private and public health insurance, hospital construction, health information technology, the 340B drug discount program, medical malpractice and medical malpractice insurance, and other health issues.
House Veterans' Affairs Committee
U.S. House of Representatives Committee with jurisdiction over veterans' measures generally, including veterans' hospitals, medical care, treatment compensation, vocational rehabilitation, and education. Committee jurisdiction includes the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
House Ways and Means Committee
U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee is designated as the chief tax-writing committee and holds jurisdiction over revenue. The committee is also responsible for related issues such as tariffs, reciprocal trade agreements, and bonded debt of the United States.
House Ways and Means Committee, Subcommittee on Health
Subcommittee of the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee with jurisdiction over bills and matters referred to the Committee on Ways and Means that relate to programs providing payments (from any source) for healthcare, health delivery systems, or health research.
Senate Committee on Finance
U.S. Senate Committee with a wide jurisdiction that includes health programs under the Social Security Act, including Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), and other health and human services programs financed by a specific tax or trust fund.