US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions

Subcommittee on Children and Families


Senator Paul

Rand Paul (KY)

Ranking Member

Senator Casey

Robert P. Casey, Jr. (PA)

Republicans by Rank

  • Rand Paul (KY)
  • Lisa Murkowski (AK)
  • Richard Burr (NC)
  • Mark Kirk (IL)
  • Orrin G. Hatch (UT)
  • Pat Roberts (KS)
  • Bill Cassidy, M.D. (LA)
  • Lamar Alexander (TN) (ex officio)

Democrats by Rank

  • Robert P. Casey, Jr. (PA)
  • Barbara Mikulski (MD)
  • Bernard Sanders (I) (VT)
  • Al Franken (MN)
  • Michael Bennet (CO)
  • Patty Murray (WA) (ex officio)

About the Subcommittee

Welcome to the Subcommittee on Children and Families home page. The Subcommittee Chairman is Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and the Ranking Member is Senator Robert P. Casey, Jr. (PA). The Subcommittee has jurisdiction over a wide range of issues including Head Start, child care and child support such as the Child Care & Development Block Grant, the Family Medical Leave Act, National Service, women and children’s healthcare, and other issues involving children, youth, and families. Please visit our homepage for the latest information on Subcommittee hearings and links to information and resources that relate to our Subcommittee's issues.