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Task Forces

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus has 12 Task Forces in the 115th Congress to address the policy needs of Hispanic communities.

Task Forces are chaired by CHC Members and are responsible for developing policy priorities, positions, and legislation that will be incorporated into an annual Caucus legislative agenda.

CHC Task Forces in 115th Congress Immigration and Border Issues 1. Gutierrez (Chair) 2. Castro 3. Grijalva 4. Vargas 5. Menendez 6. Espaillat 7. Kihuen

Education and Labor 1. Grijalva (Chair) 2. Sablan 3. Castro 4. Gonzalez

Health Care and Mental Health 1. Ruiz (Chair) 2. Napolitano 3. Cardenas 4. Roybal-Allard

Diversity 1. Menendez (Chair) 2. Sires 3. Lujan 4. Velazquez

Economic Development, Tax Reform and Business Formation 1. Cardenas (Chair) 2. Velazquez 3. Costa 4. Aguilar

Agriculture 1. Costa (Chair) 2. Vargas 3. Soto 4. Gonzalez

Environment, Public Lands and Water 1. Barragan (Chair) 2. Grijalva 3. Napolitano 4. Sablan

Transportation, Infrastructure and Housing 1. Espaillat (Chair) 2. Carbajal 3. Torres 4. Vargas 5. Sires

Veterans and Armed Services 1. Carbajal (Chair) 2. Gallego 3. Gonzalez 4. Correa

Civil Rights and Voting Rights 1. Soto (Chair) 2. Gutierrez 3. Serrano 4. Sanchez

Accountability 1. Lujan Grisham (Chair) 2. Castro 3. Gallego 4. Costa

Latin America and Foreign Affairs 1. Torres (Chair) 2. Menendez 3. Sires 4. Gallego

More on Task Forces

May 23, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairwoman Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham released the following statement on President Trump’s budget proposal:
 
Feb 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) launched twelve Task Forces. Task Forces are chaired by CHC Members and are responsible for developing policy priorities, positions, and legislation that will be incorporated into an annual Caucus legislative agenda.

For the 115th Congress, the CHC reorganized the Task Force focus areas and added new Task Forces in order to better address the policy needs of Hispanic communities.

Immigration and Border Issues

Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (IL-4), Chair