Robert (Robert) B. Aderholt (R-04)

US Representative Robert Aderholt

Robert (Robert) B. Aderholt (R-04)
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Capitol: 202.225.4876
FAX: 202.225.5587
District: 205.221.2310
United States House of Representatives
Room 266 CHOB- Cannon House Office Building 25 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-0104
1011 George Wallace Boulevard
Tuscumbia, AL 35674-1726
Residence:Haleyville, AL

Committee Assignments

RM MemberHouse Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Co-ChairAlbanian Issues Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Drug Policy
FC MemberCongressional Caucus to Fight and Control Methamphetamine
FC MemberCongressional Furnishings Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Immigration Reform Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Mining Caucus
Co-ChairFriends of Scotland Caucus
FC MemberVictory in Iraq Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Azerbaijan Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Library of Congress Caucus
ChairmanFriends of Kazakhstan Caucus
FC MemberTea (Taxed Enough Already) Party Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Caucus on Sri Lanka and Sri Lankan Americans
FC MemberCongressional Nepal Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Macedonia and Macedonian-Americans
FC MemberCongressional Italian American Caucus
Co-ChairValues Action Team
FC MemberTom Lantos Human Rights Commission
FC MemberHouse Lumber Trade Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Army Aviation Caucus
FC MemberCommunity College Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Study Group on Germany
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Dyslexia Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus to Cure Blood Cancers and Other Blood Disorders
FC MemberCongressional Primary Care Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Career and Technical Education Caucus (CTE)
FC MemberCongressional Cystic Fibrosis Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Down Syndrome Caucus
FC MemberTextile Caucus
FC MemberUSO Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Manufactured Housing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coal Caucus
FC MemberHouse Caucus on International Religious Freedom
FC MemberCongressional Georgia Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Military Families Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Romania Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Modeling and Simulation Caucus
FC MemberHouse Oceans Caucus
FC MemberSudan and South Sudan Caucus
FC MemberCongressional United Kingdom (UK) Caucus
FC MemberAppalachian Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Missile Defense Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
FC MemberCoalition for Autism Research and Education (CARE)
FC MemberRural Health Care Coalition
FC MemberTennessee Valley Authority Congressional Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Army Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Bike Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Rural Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Steel Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Fire Services Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Community Pharmacy Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Recycling Caucus
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
FC MemberCongressional Counterterrorism Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Directed Energy Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on U.S.-Turkish Relations and Turkish Americans
FC MemberCongressional Working Forests Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Aluminum Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Philanthropy Caucus
FC MemberNextGen 9-1-1 Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Appropriations
FC MemberRepublican Study Committee (RSC)
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Defense
Co-ChairCongressional America 250 Caucus
MemberJoint Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
FC MemberZero Capital Gains Tax Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Prayer Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Heart and Stroke Coalition
Co-ChairCongressional Coalition on Adoption
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus


On January 3, 2019, Congressman Robert B. Aderholt took the oath of office to serve his twelfth term representing Alabama's Fourth Congressional District. Aderholt is a member of the powerful House Committee on Appropriations, which has jurisdiction over funding the operation of the federal government. He serves as Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science and supports greater transparency, accountability and oversight to the appropriations process. Aderholt also serves as a member of the Agriculture and Rural Development Subcommittee and the Defense Subcommittee. An advocate of fiscal responsibility, truth in budgeting and a federal government that operates within its means, Aderholt tries to bring common-sense solutions to the Appropriations Committee. Aderholt also serves as a commission member of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (commonly known as the Helsinki Commission). Founded in 1976, the Helsinki Commission is comprised of 56 countries around the world that together monitors human rights in Europe and Central Asia. A staunch supporter of his community, district and the state of Alabama, Aderholt believes the federal government serves a critical role in assisting state and local projects regarding economic development. He continues to support pro-growth initiatives that create jobs, strong immigration standards, and robust national security. Prior to his election to Congress, Aderholt served as Assistant Legal Advisor to Governor Fob James as well as Municipal Judge for the city of Haleyville, Alabama. Educated through Alabama's public school system, Aderholt went on to receive his B.A. from Birmingham Southern College and his J.D. from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University. Born on July 22, 1965, and raised in Alabama, Aderholt and his wife, Caroline, have their residence in Haleyville along with their daughter, Mary Elliott, and their son, Robert Hayes. When Congress is in session, his family joins him in Washington, D.C. area.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 1996    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Caroline McDonald   DOB: 7/22/1965
Counties Representing
De Kalb