Pramila (Pramila) Jayapal (D-USH07)
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Room 1510 LHOB- Longworth House Office Building 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-4707

Residence: Columbia City, WA
Elected: 2016    Next Election: 2020
Spouse: Steve Williamson   DOB: 9/21/1965
Committee Assignments
Co-ChairCongressional Progressive Caucus
Vice ChairHouse Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
FC MemberHouse Outdoor Recreation Caucus (HORC)
FC MemberHouse Caucus for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
Co-ChairCongressional Medicare for All Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Estuary Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Puget Sound Recovery Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Investment
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Workforce Protections
FC MemberCongressional Antitrust Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law
FC MemberCongressional New Americans Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Artificial Intelligence (AI) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Refugee Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Agriculture Research Caucus
FC MemberMunicipal Finance Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Deadliest Cancers
FC MemberCongressional Soccer Caucus
FC MemberMalaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Organic Caucus
Co-Vice ChairCongressional Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Equality Caucus
Ranking MemberCongressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC)
MemberHouse Committee on Education and Labor
MemberHouse Committee on the Judiciary
FC MemberCongressional Zoo and Aquarium Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Career and Technical Education Caucus (CTE)
FC MemberHouse Hunger Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Budget
FC MemberCongressional Native American Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Primary Care Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus
FC MemberTom Lantos Human Rights Commission
FC MemberCongressional Cystic Fibrosis Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus for Women's Issues (House)
FC MemberSustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC)
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberExpand Social Security Caucus (House)
FC MemberCongressional Diabetes Caucus
Advisory MemberWomen Veterans Task Force


Born in India, Jayapal is the author of a book, Pilgrimage to India- A Woman Revisits Her Homeland, and many articles in varied publications including The Nation, Politico,, The Seattle Times, and Crosscut.

She has worked for over 20 years in international and domestic social justice, including for the Seattle-based international health organization, Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH). Jayapal also worked in the private sector, on Wall Street and in the medical equipment industry before deciding to work in the nonprofit world.

She earned an MBA from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University, and a BA from Georgetown University. Her son is a student in Seattle Public Schools.

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