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

Maryland (08)

Democratic Members

Carolyn Maloney

Carolyn Maloney

New York (12)
Wm. Clay

Wm. Clay

Missouri (01)
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Florida (23)
Robin Kelly

Robin Kelly

Illinois (02)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

New York (14)
Ayanna Pressley

Ayanna Pressley

Massachusetts (07)
Eleanor Norton

Eleanor Norton

District of Columbia (00)

Republican Members

Chip Roy

Chip Roy

Texas (21)
Thomas Massie

Thomas Massie

Kentucky (04)
Mark Meadows

Mark Meadows

North Carolina (11)
Jody Hice

Jody Hice

Georgia (10)
Michael Cloud

Michael Cloud

Texas (27)
Carol Miller

Carol Miller

West Virginia (03)

Recent Activity

Oct 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Oct. 23, 2019)— Today, Rep. Jamie Raskin, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties,  held a hearing entitled, “Examining the Oil Industry’s Efforts to Suppress the Truth about Climate Change.”

Oct 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Oct. 17, 2019)—Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep. Jamie Raskin, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, announced that Ken Cuccinelli, the Acting Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and Matthew T. Albence, the Acting Director of U.S.

Oct 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Oct. 10, 2019)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, released a memo notifying Committee Members of his intent to issue subpoenas to Acting Director of U.S.

Sep 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Sept. 30, 2019)—Today, Rep. Jamie Raskin, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, and Rep. Stephen F.

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