Peterson names House Ag Committee democrats for new Congress

Jan 22, 2015 Issues: Congressional Issues

House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson on Wednesday announced the 19 Democrats appointed to serve on the House Agriculture Committee for the 114th Congress.

"This is a great group of both new and returning members who care about the wide variety of issues overseen by the Agriculture Committee. I look forward to working with them, Chairman Conaway and members on the other side of the aisle this Congress," Peterson said.

Democratic Members: Collin Peterson, Minnesota; David Scott, Georgia; Jim Costa, California; Tim Walz, Minnesota; Marcia Fudge, Ohio; Jim McGovern, Massachusetts; Suzan DelBene, Washington; Filemon Vela, Texas; Michelle Lujan Grisham, New Mexico; Ann Kuster, New Hampshire; Rick Nolan, Minnesota; Cheri Bustos, Illinois; Sean Patrick Maloney, New York; Ann Kirkpatrick, Arizona; Pete Aguilar, California; Stacey Plaskett, Virgin Islands; Alma Adams, North Carolina; Gwen Graham, Florida; Brad Ashford, Nebraska.