The minority leadership of the House Appropriations Committee has announced its assignments of Democratic members to the new subcommittee structure. (This assignment took place last week; I had missed it before now.) The Democratic members of the Science, State, Justice, and Commerce subcommittee, the new subcommittee whose jurisdiction includes NASA, are:
Mollohan, previously the ranking Democrat on the VA-HUD subcommittee, will be the ranking member of this new subcommittee as well. Cramer, who had previously announced his assignment to this subcommittee, represents NASA MSFC, while Mollohan’s district includes NASA’s little-known Independent Verification and Validation Facility.