Adam Bennett Schiff 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 2003 and 2013, which included the areas of Alhambra, Altadena, San Gabriel, Burbank, Glendale, South Pasadena, Temple City, Monterey Park, and Pasadena.
In 2010, his district was re-districted to include new areas including Hollywood, Echo Park, Hollywood Hills, La Canada-Flintridge, La Crescenta Los Feliz, Silver Lake, Sunland-Tujunga, and West Hollywood, in addition to areas he represented before like Burbank, Glendale, and the western part of Pasadena.
Schiff has become an influential voice for his party in the House of Representatives on foreign policy and national security issues.
He serves as Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
He is currently on leave from the House Appropriations Committee which he joined in 2007.
He previously served on the United States House Foreign Affairs Committee, and serves on the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee.