Skip to main content

Committees and Caucuses

Congressman Auchincloss serves on the following House Committees: 

- Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure 

Subcommittee Assignments: 

- Committee on Financial Services 

Subcommittee Assignments: 

Congressman Auchincloss is a member of the following caucuses: 

Armenian Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Pallone (D-NJ), Bilirakis (R-FL), Speier (D-CA), Schiff (D-CA), and Valadao (R-CA)

The Armenian Caucus advocates for the development of US-Armenia relations, American support for a just resolution to the Armenian Genocide, support for the Republic of Nagorno Karabakh (Artsakh), and the welfare of Armenian communities in the Middle East.

Congressional Caucus on Black-Jewish Relations

Co-Chaired by Reps. Lawrence (D-MI), Hurd (D-TX), and Wasserman-Schultz (D-FL)

The Black-Jewish Relations Caucus was created to address the urgent need to bring together the Black and Jewish communities and to raise awareness of each community’s sensitivities and needs in Congress and around the country and to provide resources to members of Congress to empower them to bring Black and Jewish communities together, combating stereotypes and hate and showcasing commonalities.

LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Cicilline (D-RI), Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY), Pocan (D-WI), Takano (D-CA), Craig (D-MN), Davids (D-KS), Pappas (D-NH)

The LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus serves as a resource for Members of Congress, their staff, and the public on LGBTQ+ issues at the federal level. The Caucus works toward the extension of equal rights, the repeal of discriminatory laws, the elimination of hate-motivated violence, and the improved health and well-being for all regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity and expression.

Native American Caucus

Co-Chaired by Rep. Haaland (D-NM) and Rep. Cole (R-OK)

The Congressional Native American Caucus is a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers that work to advance our nation-to-nation relationships with tribal governments and uphold our federal trust responsibilities to Native Americans through the legislative process. The Caucus works on a bipartisan basis to meet our nation’s moral and legal commitments to American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians across a broad range of policy areas, including but not limited to health, safety, housing, education, economic development, and cultural preservation.

Portuguese American Caucus  

Co-Chaired by Reps. Jim Costa (D-CA), David Cicilline (D-RI), and Lee Zeldin (D-NY) 

The Portuguese American Caucus keeps members abreast of the various social and political issues facing the Portuguese American community in the United States and is dedicated to the critical ties between the United States and Portugal.  

Pro-Choice Caucus

Co-Chaired by Rep. DeGette (D-CO) and Rep. Lee (D-TX)

The mission of the Pro-Choice Caucus (PCC) is to defend the constitutional right to choose and all associated rights therein; and preserve, protect, and expand access to affordable reproductive health services for all people.

Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Joyce (R-OH), McKinley (R-WV), Ryan (D-OH), and Tonko (D-NY)

The Congressional Addiction, Treatment and Recovery Caucus educates and raises awareness among lawmakers about addiction prevention and treatment and substance abuse. The Caucus aims to stop the devastating trends witnessed across the country by bringing awareness to this cause and changing the stigma associated with addiction and mental illness.

ALS Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Crow (D-CO), Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Sewell (D-AL), and Calvert (R-CA)

The ALS Caucus brings together Members of Congress from both sides of the aisle to share experiences, exchange ideas, and work collaboratively to find a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Armenian Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Pallone (D-NJ), Bilirakis (R-FL), Speier (D-CA), Schiff (D-CA), and Valadao (R-CA)

The Armenian Caucus advocates for the development of US-Armenia relations, American support for a just resolution to the Armenian Genocide, support for the Republic of Nagorno Karabakh (Artsakh), and the welfare of Armenian communities in the Middle East.

Autism Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Doyle (D-PA) and Smith (R-NJ)

The Autism Caucus works to increase awareness about autism spectrum disorder among Members and policy analysts, educate Members about current and future research initiatives regarding autism, serve as a forum where autism-related policy issues can be discussed, and promoting all means to ease the burdens of families and loved ones affected by autism.

Biomedical Research Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Speier (D-CA), Stivers (R-OH), Cohen (D-TN), and Curtis (R-UT)

The Biomedical Research Caucus is a bicameral caucus that seeks to support the efforts of committees and Members with jurisdiction over the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Science Foundation (NSF), science research, and health issues. The Caucus serves to inform and educate Congress about potential advances in health care made by investment in biomedical research, while exploring future advances that could be achieved with increased support.

Colorectal Cancer Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Davis (R-IL) and Payne (D-NJ)

The new Colorectal Cancer Caucus helps to promote more awareness of colorectal cancer, and caucus members will fight to pass legislation that improves treatments and survival rates from the deadly disease.

Community Health Centers Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Davis (D-IL), Granger (R-TX), and Stefanik (R-NY)

The Community Health Centers Caucus serves as a venue for Members to identify themselves as health center supporters, educate their colleagues on the importance of health centers, share information on health center priorities, and champion the Health Center Program.

Congenital Heart Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Bilirakis (R-FL) and Schiff (D-CA)

The Congressional Congenital Heart Caucus communicates with members of the House of Representatives about the important issue of Congenital Heart Disease.

Congressional Caucus of Former Local Elected Officials

Co-chaired by Reps. Connolly (D-VA), Joyce (R-OH), Stanton (D-AZ), and Granger (R-TX)

The Congressional Caucus of Former Local Elected Officials works to improve the nation’s intergovernmental partnership, share information about policies of mutual interest, and ensure the perspective of local government is a part of the federal decision-making process.

Congressional Caucus on Black-Jewish Relations

Co-Chaired by Reps. Lawrence (D-MI), Hurd (D-TX), and Wasserman-Schultz (D-FL)

The Black-Jewish Relations Caucus was created to address the urgent need to bring together the Black and Jewish communities and to raise awareness of each community’s sensitivities and needs in Congress and around the country and to provide resources to members of Congress to empower them to bring Black and Jewish communities together, combating stereotypes and hate and showcasing commonalities.

Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease

Co-Chaired by Reps. Waters (D-CA) and Smith (R-NJ)

The Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease is a bipartisan, bicameral task force that works to advance research and public awareness of Alzheimer’s disease by bringing the disease to the forefront of the congressional agenda.

Diabetes Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. DeGette (D-CO) and Reed (R-NY)

The Congressional Diabetes Caucus educates Members and staff about diabetes and supports legislative activities that would improve diabetes research, education, and treatment. The Caucus urges relevant authorizing committees to support diabetes programs and patient care through letters and testimony, holds informational events for Members and staff to increase awareness of the disease among Members, and ensures that diabetes is adequately addressed in all relevant legislation and regulations.

Defense Spending Reduction Caucus

Co-chaired by Reps. Pocan (D-WI) and Lee (D-TX)

The Defense Spending Reduction Caucus intends to serve as an organizing point to continue to demand reductions to the Pentagon’s bloated defense budget.

Friends of Australia Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Courtney (D-CT) and Gallagher (R-WI)

The Friends of Australia Caucus endeavors to expand and enrich the strong United States-Australian partnership which includes a close economic partnership and free trade agreement along with the US-Australian defense alliance, one of the most important strategic alliances in the Indo-Pacific region.

Gun Violence Prevention Task Force

Chaired by Rep. Thomspon (D-CA)

The Gun Violence Prevention Task Force was created in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School and works to find commonsense solutions to the ongoing gun violence epidemic. The Task Force leads the effort in the House to devise, develop, and debate legislation to reduce and halt gun violence.

HIV/AIDS Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Lee (D-CA) and McDermott (D-WA)

The Caucus is dedicated to serving as a clearinghouse for information on developments related to global and domestic HIV/AIDS. The Caucus explores opportunities and supports policy initiates that help achieve an AIDS-Free Generation in the United States and around the world.

LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Cicilline (D-RI), Maloney (D-NY), Pocan (D-WI), Takano (D-CA), Craig (D-MN), Davids (D-KS), and Pappas (D-NH)

The LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus serves as a resource for Members of Congress, their staff, and the public on LGBTQ+ issues at the federal level. The Caucus works toward the extension of equal rights, the repeal of discriminatory laws, the elimination of hate-motivated violence, and the improved health and well-being for all regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity and expression.

Medical Technology Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. DelBene (D-WA) and Upton (R-MI)

The Congressional Medical Technology (MedTech) Caucus is a bipartisan effort to educate Congress on and bring awareness to policies impacting innovative medical technology and patients who depend on it.

Mental Health Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Katko (R-NY) and Napolitano (D-CA)

The mission of the Mental Health Caucus is to work in a bipartisan manner to raise the visibility for mental health reforms and find solutions to improve mental health care and delivery of services to those in need.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Chabot (R-OH) and Price (D-NC)

The MS Caucus is a bipartisan and bicameral caucus that works to raise awareness about MS. Issues include MS research funding, access to quality care, employment and insurance issues, and disability rights.

Native American Caucus

Co-Chaired by Rep. Haaland (D-NM) and Rep. Cole (R-OK)

The Congressional Native American Caucus is a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers that work to advance our nation-to-nation relationships with tribal governments and uphold our federal trust responsibilities to Native Americans through the legislative process. The Caucus works on a bipartisan basis to meet our nation’s moral and legal commitments to American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians across a broad range of policy areas, including but not limited to health, safety, housing, education, economic development, and cultural preservation.

Pandemic Preparedness Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Trahan (D-MA), Balderson (R-OH), and Axne (D-IA)

The new Pandemic Preparedness Caucus is a coalition of members looking to advance results-driven, bipartisan policy solutions to challenges presented by COVID-19 and future public health emergencies. The Caucus is committed to addressing pandemic-related issues in a meaningful, bipartisan manner, including investments in science, research, and medical technology, testing protocols and capabilities, and public health equity.

Parkinson’s Disease Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Bilirakis (R-FL), and Maloney (D-NY)

The Caucus holds briefings to keep Members and their staffers informed of the latest Parkinson's disease news. The Caucus members have introduced Parkinson's-specific legislation, supported federal funding for Parkinson's disease research, and championed other legislative priorities of importance to the community.

Portuguese American Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Costa (D-CA), Cicilline (D-RI), and Zeldin (D-NY)

The Portuguese American Caucus keeps members abreast of the various social and political issues facing the Portuguese American community in the United States and is dedicated to the critical ties between the United States and Portugal.

Pro-Choice Caucus

Co-Chaired by Rep. DeGette (D-CO) and Rep. Lee (D-TX)

The mission of the Pro-Choice Caucus (PCC) is to defend the constitutional right to choose and all associated rights therein; and preserve, protect, and expand access to affordable reproductive health services for all people.

Rare Disease Caucus

Co-Chaired by Rep. Bilirakis (R-FL) and Rep. Butterfield (D-NC)

The Rare Disease Caucus aims to represent constituent concerns about disease and health-related issues. It works toward collaboration on ideas and solutions for those affected by rare or uncommon diseases and to facilitate conversations between the medical and patient community. The caucus works to influence legislation to assist citizens and families affected by rare diseases.

Task Force for Combating Antisemitism

Co-chaired by Reps. Deutch (D-FL) and Smith (R-NJ)

In March 2021, Representative Auchincloss joined the task force for combating antisemitism. This task force serves as a resource for educating members and their staffs on antisemitism and the specific form of intolerance it brings both here in the United States as well as globally. This task force will engage with the Administration as well as foreign leaders and civil society on the best practices and solutions to combating antisemitism.

Telehealth Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Johnson (D-GA), Schweikert (R-AZ), Thompson (D-CA), and Welch (D-VT)

The Congressional Telehealth Caucus facilitates the advancement policies that expand access to quality care and improve outcomes for the millions of Americans who could benefit from telehealth services. The Caucus seeks to educate members and staff on related issues, facilitate conversations among stakeholder groups and member offices, and advocate for the development of telehealth-related legislation and policies.

Tourette Syndrome Caucus

Co-Chaired by Reps. Cohen (D-TN) and Zeldin (R-NY)

The Congressional Tourette Syndrome Caucus is a bipartisan, bicameral coalition of members committed to advocating on behalf of Americans with Tourette syndrome (TS). The Caucus recognizes the needs of children and adults with TS and strives to educate and involve members on the topic as it is addressed by Congress.