Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Welcome to the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Chairman Jamie Raskin (MD)

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

Wm. Clay

Wm. Clay

Missouri (01)
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

(FL)
Robin Kelly

Robin Kelly

(IL)
Jimmy Gomez

Jimmy Gomez

(CA)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

(NY)
Ayanna Pressley

Ayanna Pressley

(MA)
Eleanor Norton

Eleanor Norton

(DC)
Rashida Tlaib

Rashida Tlaib

(MI)

Ranking Member

Chip Roy

Chip Roy

(TX)

Republican Members

Thomas Massie

Thomas Massie

(KY)
Jody Hice

Jody Hice

(GA)
Michael Cloud

Michael Cloud

(TX)
Carol Miller

Carol Miller

(WV)

Recent Activity

Dec 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Dec. 17, 2020)—Today, Rep. Jamie Raskin, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, issued the following statement condemning the Trump Administration’s recent issuance of final and proposed rules that allow for discrimination against LGBTQ+ Americans:

 

Dec 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Dec. 10, 2020) Yesterday, Rep.

Nov 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Nov. 18, 2020)—Today, Oversight and Reform Committee Chairwoman Carolyn B. Maloney; Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Chairman Jamie Raskin; Committee Members Jackie Speier and Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and Rep.

Nov 13, 2020 Press Release

November 13, 2020 (WASHINGTON) – Today, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security,  Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Rep.

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Subcommittee's Activity in Previous Congress