(Washington, DC) – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Ranking Member Frank Lucas announced the subcommittee assignments for new Committee Members Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) and Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón (R-PR).
Rep. Herrera Beutler has been named to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
“I’m pleased to welcome Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology,” Lucas said. “This subcommittee oversees all matters relating to scientific research, including partnerships with academia and industry to drive technological innovation. The Subcommittee on Research & Technology also oversees all STEM education initiatives and I know Jaime is looking forward to increasing diversity in STEM jobs and enhancing our high-tech workforce. I’m looking forward to working with her on these critical issues.”
Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón has been named to the Subcommittee on Environment.
“I’m pleased to welcome Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón to the Subcommittee on Environment,” Lucas said. “This subcommittee oversees all environmental research, environmental standards, and all activities related to weather, climate, and oceanic research. On this subcommittee, Jenniffer will have the opportunity to do even more detailed work on these important issues for her constituents in Puerto Rico. I’m looking forward to her contributions.”
With the additions, the Republican subcommittee membership is as follows:
Subcommittee on Energy
  • Ranking Member Randy Weber (R-TX)
  • Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ)
  • Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC)
  • Rep. Michael Cloud (R-TX)
  • vacant
Subcommittee on Environment
  • Ranking Member Roger Marshall (R-KS)
  • Rep. Brian Babin (R-TX)
  • Rep. Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH)
  • Rep. Jim Baird (R-IN)
  • Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón (R-PR)
Subcommittee on Research and Technology
  • Ranking Member Jim Baird, PhD (R-IN)
  • Rep. Roger Marshall (R-KS)
  • Rep. Troy Balderson (R-OH)
  • Rep. Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH)
  • Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA)
Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics
  • Ranking Member Brian Babin (R-TX)
  • Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL)
  • Rep. Bill Posey (R-FL)
  • Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX)
  • Rep Michael Waltz (R-FL)
Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight
  • Ranking Member Ralph Norman (R-SC)
  • Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ)
  • Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL)