Membership of US Senate Transit Subcommittee Announced

Members of the main Senate panel handling transit issues were announced last week. Image – Senate side of U.S. Capitol, via Transportation Issues Daily.

The membership of the Senate’s primary legislative panel on mass transit issues for 2013-14 was announced last week.

The Housing, Transportation, and Community Development subcommittee of the Senate Banking Committee does the bulk of the full committee’s work on mass transit and urban development.

Chairman Tim Johnson (South Dakota) and Ranking Member Mike Crapo (Idaho) announced the membership of the panel for this Congress:
 

 Democratic Members
Robert Menendez (Chairman) , New Jersey
Jack Reed, Rhode Island
Chuck Schumer, New York
Sherrod Brown, Ohio
Jeff Merkley, Oregon
Joe Manchin III, West Virginia
Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts
Heidi Heitkamp, ND
  Republican Members
Jerry Moran (Ranking Member), Kansas
Bob Corker, Tennessee
Patrick J. Toomey, Pennsylvania
Mark Kirk, Illinois
Tom Coburn, Oklahoma
Dean Heller, Nevada
Richard Shelby, Alabama

See also:
Membership of Senate’s Primary Transportation Policy Subcommittee Announced