Senator Ron Wyden
A term to know.
Senator Wyden (D-OR) is currently in his fourth term as Oregon's Senator. Wyden became Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee when Sen. Baucus left the Senate on February 6, 2013 to become the next U.S. ambassador to China. After the 114th Congress reconvened on January 3, 2015 and Democrats lost the majority in the Senate, Senator Wyden became the minority ranking member of that Committee. The Senator is also a member of the Budget Committee; the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources; the Select Committee on Intelligence; and the Joint Committee on Taxation. Additional information on Senator Wyden can be found on his website.