Debt panel: The players



NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Here's a list of the names and affiliations of the 18 members sitting on President Obama's Bipartisan National Commission of Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.

Presidential appointees

Erskine Bowles, commission co-chairman, former White House chief of staff under President Clinton

Alan K. Simpson, R-Wyo., commission co-chairman, former senator

Dave Cote, CEO, Honeywell Corp.

Ann M. Fudge, former CEO, Young & Rubicam Brands

Alice M. Rivlin, former budget director under President Clinton; former Federal Reserve vice chairwoman

Andy Stern, outgoing president of the Service Employees International Union

Congressional leadership appointees

Max Baucus, D-Mont., Senate Finance chairman

Xavier Becerra, D-Calif., House Ways and Means member

Dave Camp, R-Mich., House Ways and Means ranking member

Tom Coburn, R-Okla., Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions member

Kent Conrad, D-N.D., Senate Budget chairman

Michael Crapo, R-Idaho, Senate Budget member

Richard Durbin, D-Ill., Senate majority whip

Judd Gregg, R-NH, Senate Budget ranking member

Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, House Budget member

Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., House Budget ranking member

Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., House chief deputy whip

John Spratt, D-S.C., House Budget chairman To top of page

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