Committees and Caucuses
Dr. Ruiz serves on the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs and the House Committee on Natural Resources. Dr. Ruiz is the Ranking member of the following Subcommittee:
- The House Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs, which oversees matters regarding Native American tribes across the country.
Dr. Ruiz also serves on the following Subcommittees:
- The House Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Water and Power, which oversees all matters concerning national water resources, federal irrigation projects, electric power from federal water projects, and interstate water issues.
- The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Health, which has jurisdiction over the Veterans Health Administration including medical services, medical support and compliance, and medical facilities.
- The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs, which has oversight over compensation, general and special pensions.