Committees and Caucuses
Representative Ocasio-Cortez was appointed to serve on the following committees in the 117th Congress:
House Committee on Oversight and Reform
The Committee on Oversight and Reform is the main investigative committee in the U.S. House of Representatives. As a leading member of the committee, Representative Ocasio-Cortez has fought for the needs of the Bronx and Queens - bringing NY-14’s voice to Capitol Hill. As a member on the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, and the Subcommittee on Environment, Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez has advocated for a more transparent, accountable, and fair government for all.
House Committee on Financial Services
As a member of the House Committee on Financial Services, Representative Ocasio-Cortez advocates for community investments, long term housing solutions, and consumer protection. She was placed on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions and the Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets on the House Committee on Financial Services
Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth
This Committee was established in 2021 to address wealth and financial disparity. It is molded after the mission of the Temporary National Economic Committee, established by President Roosevelt and the Congress.
- Pro-Choice Caucus
- Democratic Women’s Caucus
- Congressional Hispanic Caucus
- Congressional Progressive Caucus
- LGBT Equality Caucus
- Quiet Skies Caucus
- Congressional Bangladesh Caucus