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Jamie Raskin

Jamie Raskin

Jamie Raskin is the U.S. Representative for Maryland’s 8th Congressional District. He served as the lead House Manager in the second Senate impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump and was appointed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to serve on the Select Committee to investigate the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. He is serving his third term on the House Judiciary, Oversight and Administration Committees and is serving his second term on the Rules Committee. Prior to Congress, Representative Raskin was a three-term State Senator in Maryland and a professor of constitutional law for more than twenty-five years at American University Washington College of Law. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, where he served as an editor of the Harvard Law Review. He has authored several books, including We the Students, the Washington Post best-seller Overruling Democracy: The Supreme Court versus the American People, and the New York Times number one best-seller Unthinkable: Trauma, Truth and the Trials of American Democracy.