Rep. Niki Tsongas

Committee Assignments

House Armed Services Committee

  • Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
  • Subcommittee on Military Personnel

Committee On Natural Resources

  • Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
  • Subcommittee on Federal Lands
  • Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation


Caucus Membership and Leadership Positions

  • Co-Chair, Congressional Air Force Caucus
  • Co-Chair, Congressional Military Sexual Assault Prevention Caucus (Co-Chair)
  • Congressional Social Work Caucus


Sponsored Legislation in 115th Congress

To improve the ability of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to interdict fentanyl, other synthetic opioids, and other narcotics and psychoactive substances that are illegally imported into the United States, and for other purposes.
Introduced: 04/25/17
Cosponsors: 2
Latest Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security of the House Homeland Security Committee


H.R. 2779 U.S. Air Forces Escape and Evasion Society Recognition Act
This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a gold medal to the U.S. Air Forces Escape and Evasion Society in recognition of the ceaseless efforts of American aircrew members to escape captivity and evade capture and the resistance organizations and nationals who assisted them.
Introduced: 05/01/17
Cosponsors: 3
Latest Action: Referred to House Administration