Adam Schiff

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Adam Schiff
Adam Schiff official portrait.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 28th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Preceded by Howard Berman
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 29th district
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2013
Preceded by Henry Waxman
Succeeded by Tony Cárdenas
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 27th district
In office
January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2003
Preceded by James Rogan
Succeeded by Brad Sherman
Member of the California State Senate from the 21st district
In office
January 1, 1997 – December 31, 2000
Preceded by Newton R. Russell
Succeeded by Jack Scott
Personal details
Born Adam Bennett Schiff
(1960-06-22) June 22, 1960 (age 57)
Framingham, Massachusetts, U.S.
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Eve Schiff
Children 2
Education Stanford University (BA)
Harvard University (JD)

Adam Bennett Schiff (born June 22, 1960) is an American politician. He is the U.S. Representative for California's 28th congressional district. He has served in Congress since 2001. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

Schiff represented the 27th and 29th Districts between 2001 and 2013, which included the areas of Alhambra, Altadena, San Gabriel, Burbank, Glendale, South Pasadena, Temple City, Monterey Park, and Pasadena.

Schiff has become an influential voice for his party in the House of Representatives on foreign policy and national security issues.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Neuman, Johanna (June 5, 2005). "Congressman Is Gaining a Name in Foreign Affairs". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved August 22, 2014. 

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