JBANC has established close contacts with congressional offices and has helped to expand the congressional Baltic Caucuses to include 76 Members in the House of Representatives. The House Baltic Caucus co-chairs are Representatives John Shimkus (R-IL) and Adam Schiff (D-CA). The Senate Baltic Freedom Caucus (see below) is co-chaired by Senators Richard Durbin (D-IL) and Charles Grassley (R-IA). 

House Baltic Caucus:

Rep. Don Bacon (R-NE) – joined November 2017
Rep. Andy Barr (R-KY) – joined April 2016
Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA) – joined April 2018
Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) – joined May 2017
Rep. Brendan F. Boyle (D-PA) – joined June 2019
Rep. Anthony Brown (D-MD) – joined April 2018
Rep. Julia Brownley (D-CA) – joined July 2016
Rep. Ken Calvert (R-CA)
Rep. Salud Carbajal (D-CA) – joined July 2017
Rep. Tony Cardenas (D-CA) 
Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA) – joined April 2017
Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH) – joined May 2018
Rep. Judy Chu (D-CA) – joined December 2017
Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) 
Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) 
Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK) – joined May 2020
Rep. Gerry E. Connolly (D-VA)
Rep. Paul Cook (R-CA) – joined September 2017
Rep. Lou Correa (D-CA) – joined September 2017
Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) – joined September 2015
Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX)
Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) – joined January 2019
Rep. Bill Flores (R-TX) – joined August 2016
Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) – joined June 2017 
Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA) – joined September 2019
Rep. Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon (NPP-Puerto Rico) – joined August 2017
Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX)
Rep. Denny Heck (D-WA) – joined August 2018
Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) – joined May 2018
Rep. Bill Huizenga (R-MI) – joined February 2018
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) – joined July 2014 
Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH)
Rep. William Keating (D-MA) – joined March 2017
Rep. Peter King (R-NY)
Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) – joined June 2019
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) – joined February 2016 
Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-CO) – joined September 2015
Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) – joined March 2017
Rep. John Larson (D-CT)
Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH) – joined January 2016
Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) – joined April 2016 
Rep. Daniel Lipinski (D-IL) 
Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) 
Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)
Rep. James McGovern (D-MA)
Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY) – joined January 2016
Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA)
Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-Washington, DC) – joined September 2017
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) – joined August 2014 
Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ)
Rep. Jimmy Panetta (D-CA) – joined July 2019
Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ)
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)
Rep. Dean Phillips (D-MN) – joined December 2019
Rep. Chellie Pingree (D-ME) – joined February 2019
Rep. David Price (D-NC)
Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) – joined October 2017
Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (R-PA) – joined May 2019
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA)
Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL)
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) – House Baltic Caucus co-chair
Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA) 
Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL) – House Baltic Caucus co-chair
Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ)
Rep. Glenn Thompson (R-PA) – joined August 2014
Rep. Paul Tonko (D-NY) – joined April 2017
Rep. Lori Trahan (D-MA) – joined September 2019
Rep. David Trone (D-MD) – joined March 2019
Rep. Michael R. Turner (R-OH) – joined February 2014
Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI)
Rep. Filemon Vela (D-TX) – joined November 2019
Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY) – joined April 2017 
Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI) 
Rep. Randy Weber (R-TX) – joined April 2017
Rep. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) – joined September 2018
Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA) – joined April 2017
 

​State Breakdown (27 states + Puerto Rico and DC): California (17), Texas (6), New York, Ohio (5), Illinois, Pennsylvania (4), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Virginia (3), Connecticut, Washington (2), Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, DC, Wisconsin.

There are currently 47 Democrats, 28 Republicans, and one NPP member on the Caucus. For more information on the House Baltic Caucus, please visit: http://housebalticcaucus.webs.com/


Senate Baltic Freedom Caucus

Sen. John Boozman (R-AR) – joined March 2019
Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) – joined December 2019
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) – joined March 2019
Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) – joined March 2019
Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-IL), co-chairman
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), co-chairman
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) – joined 2018
Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ)
Sen. Christopher S. Murphy (D-CT)
Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI)
Sen. Mike Rounds (R-SD) – joined November 2019
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) – joined March 2020
Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI)

Last updated: May 8, 2020