Capital Building

House Committee On Administration

Committee Background

Year Established


Key Issues

Oversight of federal elections, day-to-day operations of the House of Representatives


Appropriations from accounts for committee salaries and expenses, including audits; employment of persons by the House, including committees; the Smithsonian Institution; franking Commission; printing and correction of the Congressional Record

Major Legislation

House committee appropriations

Committee Leadership

Gregg Harper (R-MS)
Robert Brady (D-PA)
Ranking Member

Vital Stats

Budget Authorization


Staff Levels
Median Salaries
Staff Tenures