About the Subcommittee

Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities is responsible for overseeing defense-wide and joint enabling activities and programs to include: Special Operations Forces; counter-proliferation and counter-terrorism programs and initiatives; science and technology policy and programs; information technology programs; homeland defense and Department of Defense related consequence management programs; related intelligence support; and other enabling programs and activities to include cyber operations, strategic communications, and information operations.

Subcommittee Members

Ranking Member

James R. Langevin

James R. Langevin, Rhode Island


  • James R. Langevin, Ranking Member, Rhode Island
  • Loretta Sanchez, California
  • Robert Andrews, New Jersey
  • Susan A. Davis, California
  • Tim Ryan, Ohio
  • Hank Johnson, Georgia
  • Kathy Castor, Florida
  • Ron Barber, Arizona


  • Mac Thornberry, Chairman, Texas
  • Jeff Miller, Florida
  • John Kline, Minnesota
  • Bill Shuster, Pennsylvania
  • K. Michael Conaway, Texas
  • Chris Gibson, New York
  • Bobby Schilling, Illinois
  • Allen West, Florida
  • Trent Franks, Arizona
  • Duncan Hunter, California

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