Committees and Caucuses

Jenniffer González-Colón was elected on November 8th, 2016 as Puerto Rico's sole Representative to the U.S. Congress, known as Resident Commissioner; the first woman to hold the office. 

In the 116th Congress, Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González-Colón serves on the following committees and caucuses:



Committee on Natural Resources: (Congress 115; Congress 116)

Full Committee:  Republican Leader, Insular Affairs

Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations -Member

Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife- Member

Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs (Vice-chair on Congress 115)


Transportation and Infrastructure Committee:

Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management- Member

Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment- Member


House Committee on Science, Space and Technology

Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Environment- Member (during 2019)


Republican Conference House Policy Committee (Congress 115)

Speaker’s Intergovernmental Affairs Task Force (Congress 115)

House Committees on Veterans’ Affairs (Congress 115)

House Small Business Committee (Congress 115)

House Committee On Veterans' Affairs (Congress 115)


Puerto Rico Economic Development and Prosperity Caucus- Founder and Chair

Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues-  Republican Vice Chair

Congressional Friends of Spain Caucus- Co-Chair

Congressional Rum Caucus- Co-Chair 

Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus  Co- Chair

Congressional Endometriosis Caucus Co-Chair

Congressional Hispanic Conference

Congressional Western Caucus

Rare Disease Congressional Caucus

Bipartisan Working Group to End Domestic Violence

Smart Cities Caucus

Air Cargo Caucus

Republican Policy Committee

Tuesday Group 

Solar Caucus

Women Veterans Task Force

Republican Co-Chair of Running Start