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

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)
Jimmy Gomez

Jimmy Gomez

California (34)

Ranking Member

Chip Roy

Chip Roy

Texas (21)

Republican Members

Thomas Massie

Thomas Massie

Kentucky (04)
Jody Hice

Jody Hice

Georgia (10)
Michael Cloud

Michael Cloud

Texas (27)
Carol Miller

Carol Miller

West Virginia (03)
Fred Keller

Fred Keller

Pennsylvania (12)

Recent Activity

May 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (May 24, 2019)— On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, Rep. Jamie Raskin, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, will hold a field hearing requested by Rep. Carolyn B.

May 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (May 14, 2019)—On Wednesday, May 15, 2019, the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties will hold a hearing on “Confronting White Supremacy (Part I): The Consequences of Inaction.”

 

WHERE:  2154 Rayburn House Office Building

 

Apr 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Apr. 29, 2019)—Today, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep.

Mar 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Mar.14, 2019)—This week, the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties and the Subcommittee on Government Operations held a joint hearing on “The Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act (H.R. 1076).

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