Adam Schiff is a Representative from California. Born in Framingham, MA, in 1960, he earned his B.A. from Stanford University in
1982 and his J.D. from Harvard University in 1985.
He was a member of the California state senate, in 1996-2001 and elected to the 107th and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2001-present).
He was one of the managers appointed by the House of Representatives in 2009 to conduct
the impeachment proceedings of Samuel B. Kent, judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.