Senator Jerry Moran is U.S. Senator from Kansas (Republican). Moran is co-founder of the Senate Hunger Caucus and Chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee. He is a member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations and its Agriculture and Rural Development Subcommittee as well as its State and Foreign Operations Subcommittee. He also serves as chairman of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee. Moran is former seven-term member of the U.S. House of Representatives, where he served as a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee. Moran is Methodist.