Committees and Caucuses
Rep. Suozzi is a member of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, the chief tax-writing committee of the House of Representatives; serving on both the Oversight and Tax Policy subcommittees. Established in 1789, the Committee on Ways and Means is the oldest committee of the United States Congress and exercises jurisdiction over revenue and related issues such as tariffs, trade agreements, Social Security, Medicare, and other social services programs. Typically reserved for senior Members of the House of Representatives, the prestigious committee’s alums include eight Presidents and eight Vice Presidents, 21 Speakers of the House of Representatives, and four Justices of the Supreme Court.
Prior to his assignment on Ways and Means, the Congressman was a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Armed Services Committee.
Rep. Suozzi is a vice chair of the Congressional Problem Solvers Caucus, which is made up of 20 Republicans and 20 Democrats working together to get things done.
He is also the co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Quiet Skies Caucus which seeks to raise awareness of aircraft noise issues and find solutions to the problem.
Rep. Suozzi is a co-chair of the Congressional Long Island Sound Caucus. This bipartisan group seeks to preserve and protect this national treasure and diverse ecosystem.
The Congressman is also a member of the following Congressional organizations:
- Armenian Issues Caucus
- Bipartisan Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease
- Bipartisan Task Force on Heroin
- CPA Caucus
- Climate Solutions Caucus
- Dietary Supplement Caucus
- Estuary Caucus
- Fire Services Caucus
- Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
- Hidden Heroes Caucus
- India and Indian Americans Caucus
- Taiwan Caucus
For further inquiries regarding the committees and caucuses on which Congressman Suozzi is serving, please contact our office.