Chris serves on four key committees during the 113th Congress -- Appropriations, Foreign Relations, Budget and Judiciary -- giving him the opportunity to promote innovation and make the United States more competitive. Click below for more information about his work on and priorities for each of these committees.
The Appropriations Committee bolsters Chris' ability to focus federal spending on investments that will protect families, support job growth, and strengthen communities.
As a member of the Senate Budget Committee, Chris is closely studying our spending with an eye toward identifying opportunities for savings.
As a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Chris is working to promote America’s interests abroad and defend against global security threats.
Promoting justice through the rule of law is essential to our nation politically, economically, and morally.