Rep. Gluesenkamp Perez Named to House Small Business Committee Leadership

Feb 01, 2023
Press

Today, Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez (WA-03) was named Ranking Member of the House Small Business Committee Subcommittee on Rural Development, Energy, and Supply Chains.

The Subcommittee will work on legislation to boost small businesses’ competitiveness in the global marketplace, increase energy independence, and assess and fix supply chain disruptions.

“As someone who lives in rural America and founded a small business, I’m excited to help lead our work on the Subcommittee to support small business owners in Southwest Washington and across the country,” said Rep. Gluesenkamp Perez. “This leadership position will ensure that the needs of Southwest Washington’s small business community are front and center, and I’d like to thank my colleagues for trusting me with this opportunity.”

Rep. Gluesenkamp Perez will also serve on the House Small Business Committee Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations, and Regulations and the House Agriculture Committee in the 118th Congress.

Recent Posts


Feb 29, 2024
Press

Gluesenkamp Perez, Ciscomani, Vasquez Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Support Rural Veterans’ Transportation to Health Care

Today, Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez (WA-03), along with Reps. Juan Ciscomani (AZ-06) and Gabe Vasquez (NM-02), introduced the bipartisan Rural Veterans Transportation to Care Act to expand eligibility for rural veterans to get transportation to VA health facilities. The legislation would expand eligibility for the VA’s Highly Rural Transportation Grant (HRTG) Program, which provides grant […]



Feb 16, 2024
Press

Gluesenkamp Perez, Bipartisan Colleagues Introduce Bill to Secure Borders, Support Democratic Allies

Yesterday, Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez (WA-03), along with Reps. Jared Golden (ME-2), Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-1), Don Bacon (NE-2), Ed Case (HI-1), Mike Lawler (NY-17), Lori Chavez-DeRemer (OR-5), and Jim Costa (CA-21), introduced the bipartisan Defending Borders, Defending Democracies Act. This legislation provides, for one-year, necessary authorities to secure the U.S. Southern Border and defense-only appropriations […]



Feb 15, 2024
Press

Gluesenkamp Perez, Golden, Peltola Introduce Resolution to Allow for Remote Committee Witnesses

Today, Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez (WA-03), Rep. Jared Golden (ME-02), and Rep. Mary Peltola (AK-AL) – Co-Chairs of the Blue Dog Coalition – introduced the Bringing Real Ideas, Data, and Genuine Experience (BRIDGE) to Congress Resolution. The resolution would amend House rules to allow for remote appearances of committee witnesses without approval of the chair […]