United States Congress
|Chair||Don Beyer (D) |
Since February 3, 2021
|Vice chair||Martin Heinrich (D) |
Since January 3, 2021
|Political parties||Majority (10)|
The Joint Economic Committee (JEC) is one of four standing joint committees of the U.S. Congress. The committee was established as a part of the Employment Act of 1946, which deemed the committee responsible for reporting the current economic condition of the United States and for making suggestions for improvement to the economy. The JEC is currently chaired by Representative Don Beyer of Virginia.