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

Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging


Senator Sanders

Bernard Sanders (I) (VT)

Ranking Member

Senator Paul

Richard Burr (NC)

Democrats by Rank

  • Bernard Sanders (I) (VT)
  • Barbara A. Mikulski (MD)
  • Kay R. Hagan (NC)
  • Sheldon Whitehouse (RI)
  • Tammy Baldwin (WI)
  • Christopher S. Murphy (CT)
  • Elizabeth Warren (MA)
  • Tom Harkin (IA) (ex officio)

Republicans by Rank

  • Richard Burr (NC)
  • Pat Roberts (KS)
  • Lisa Murkowski (AK)
  • Michael Enzi (WY)
  • Mark Kirk (IL)
  • Lamar Alexander (TN) (ex officio)

About the Subcommittee

Welcome to the Primary Health and Aging home page. The Subcommittee Chairman is Senator Bernard Sanders (I-VT) and the Ranking Member is Senator Richard Burr (R-NC). The Subcommittee has oversight over many issues including: The Older Americans Act; elder abuse, neglect, and scams affecting seniors; long-term care services for older Americans, community health centers, The Health Resources and Services Act, oral health, health care disparities, Alzheimer's disease and family caregiving . Please visit our homepage for the latest information on Subcommittee hearings, roundtables, and links to information and resources that relate to our Subcommittee's issues.