House Judiciary Committee Members

Following is the list of members of the Republican-run House Judiciary Committee. The panel voted 21-16 along strict party lines Monday night to launch an open-ended impeachment inquiry of President Clinton.

Overseeing a wide range of issues, the committee has jurisdiction over legal matters that include amendments to the Constitution and subversive activities that affect the internal security of the United States.

The list is in order of seniority on the panel:

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Majority Members:
  • Henry Hyde, R-Ill., Chairman
  • James Sensenbrenner, R-Wis.
  • Bill McCollum, R-Fla.
  • George Gekas, R-Pa.
  • Howard Coble, R-N.C.
  • Lamar Smith, R-Texas
  • Elton Gallegly, R-Calif.
  • Charles Canady, R-Fla.
  • Bob Inglis, R-S.C.
  • Bob Goodlatte, R-Va.
  • Steve Buyer, R-Ind.
  • Ed Bryant, R-Tenn.
  • Steve Chabot, R-Ohio
  • Bob Barr, R-Ga.
  • William Jenkins, R-Tenn.
  • Asa Hutchinson, R-Ark.
  • Ed Pease, R-Ind.
  • Christopher Cannon, R-Utah
  • James Rogan, R-Calif.
  • Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.
  • Mary Bono, R-Calif.

    Minority Members:

  • John Conyers, D-Mich., Ranking Minority Member
  • Barney Frank, D-Mass.
  • Charles Schumer, D-N.Y.
  • Howard Berman, D-Calif.
  • Rick Boucher, D-Va.
  • Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y.
  • Robert Scott, D-Va.
  • Melvin Watt, D-N.C.
  • Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif.
  • Sheila Jackson-Lee, D-Texas
  • Maxine Waters, D-Calif.
  • Martin Meehan, D-Mass.
  • William Delahunt, D-Mass.
  • Robert Wexler, D-Fla.
  • Steven Rothman, D-N.J.
  • Thomas Barrett, D-Wis.