Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, which has oversight jurisdiction over: issues related to civil rights, civil liberties and the equal protection of laws, including voting rights, freedom of religion, speech, press, and assembly; equal employment; nondisclosure agreements; and criminal justice reform policies; and legislative and oversight jurisdiction over the Census Bureau and the Census.

Chair

Jamie Raskin

Jamie Raskin

(MD)

Democratic Members

Kweisi Mfume

Kweisi Mfume

(MD)
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

(FL)
Robin Kelly

Robin Kelly

(IL)
Ayanna Pressley

Ayanna Pressley

(MA)
Eleanor Norton

Eleanor Norton

(DC)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

(NY)
Rashida Tlaib

Rashida Tlaib

(MI)
Danny Davis

Danny Davis

(IL)

Ranking Member

Nancy Mace

Nancy Mace

(SC)

Republican Members

Jim Jordan

Jim Jordan

(OH)
Clay Higgins

Clay Higgins

(LA)
Pete Sessions

Pete Sessions

(TX)
Andy Biggs

Andy Biggs

(AZ)
C. Scott Franklin

C. Scott Franklin

(FL)
Byron Donalds

Byron Donalds

(FL)

Recent Activity

May 26, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (May 26, 2021)—Today, Rep. Jamie Raskin, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, sent a letter to Alejandro N.

May 20, 2021 Press Release

Washington D.C. (May 20, 2021)—On Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at 2:00 p.m., Rep. Jamie Raskin, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, will hold a hearing examining the role of militia groups in the current rise of violent right-wing extremism.

May 19, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (May 19, 2021)—Today, Rep.

May 5, 2021 Press Release

Washington D.C. (May 5, 2021)— Today, Rep. Jamie Raskin, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, held a hearing examining poor treatment of farmers by Cheniere Energy, which owns the Midship pipeline in Oklahoma. 

 

Apr 1, 2021 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Reps. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), along with Reps.

Mar 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Mar. 10, 2021)—Yesterday, Rep.

Jan 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Jan. 16, 2021)—Today, Rep. Carolyn B.

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