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 Langevin

James Langevin, Rhode Island


  • James R. Langevin, Ranking Member, Rhode Island
  • Jim Cooper, Tennessee
  • Donald Norcross, New Jersey
  • John Garamendi, California
  • Brad Ashford, Nebraska
  • Joaquín Castro, Texas
  • Pete Aguilar, California
  • Marc A. Veasey, Texas


  • Joe Wilson, Chairman, South Carolina
  • John Kline, Minnesota
  • Trent Franks, Arizona
  • Bill Shuster, Pennsylvania
  • Doug Lamborn, Colorado
  • Duncan Hunter, California
  • Mo Brooks, Alabama
  • Rich Nugent, Florida
  • Bradley Byrne, Alabama
  • Ryan Zinke, Montana
  • Elise Stefanik, New York

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