Meet The Chairman

Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO), serving his 12th term representing the people of Missouri's Sixth Congressional District, is the Chairman of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure in the U.S. House of Representatives.

The Committee has jurisdiction over all modes of transportation – our aviation system, highways and bridges, transit and rail transportation, pipelines, and maritime and waterborne transportation. The Committee also has jurisdiction over wastewater infrastructure, the Nation’s emergency preparedness and response programs, public buildings and federal real estate management, federal economic development agencies, and one of America’s five Armed Forces: the U.S. Coast Guard.