Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth
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United States House of Representatives
117th Congress
History
FormedDecember 30, 2020
Leadership
ChairJim Himes (D)
Since June 17, 2021
Ranking memberBryan Steil (R)
Since June 17, 2021
Structure
Seats14
Political partiesMajority (8)
  •   Democratic (8)
Minority (6)
Jurisdiction
PurposeCombat the crisis of income and wealth disparity in America.
Senate counterpartNone
Website
fairgrowth.house.gov

On December 30, 2020, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi announced that the United States House of Representatives would create a select committee on "economic disparity and fairness in growth".[1][2]

Members, 117th Congress

Pelosi announced the committee's Democratic members on June 16, 2021, and they were formally appointed the following day.[3][4]

Majority Minority

References

  1. ^ "Pelosi Announces Creation of Select Committee on Economic Disparity & Fairness in Growth". Speaker Nancy Pelosi. December 30, 2020.
  2. ^ Jagoda, Naomi (December 30, 2020). "Pelosi announces creation of select committee on economic inequality". TheHill.
  3. ^ Pelosi, Nancy (June 16, 2021). "Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Introducing Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth". Speaker of the United States House of Representatives.
  4. ^ "Appointment of Members to Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth; Congressional Record Vol. 167, No. 106". Congressional Record. June 17, 2021. Retrieved June 28, 2021.