Washington, D.C.— Today, House Small Business Committee Chairwoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) welcomed three new members to the Committee following their nomination by the House Democratic Steering Committee. Rep. Dean Phillips (D-MN), Rep. Carolyn Bourdeaux (D-GA), and Rep. Marie Newman (D-IL) will serve on the Committee during the 117th Congress.
“As we enter the 117th Congress, small businesses across the country are facing an unprecedented slate of challenges. During this session the Small Business Committee will work tirelessly to guide American entrepreneurs to recovery and set them on the path to long term prosperity. I’m pleased that these talented legislators are joining this fight and I look forward to working with them closely. Their diverse array of skills will be invaluable as we work towards building small businesses back better.”