Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Taubman Center

Politics & Policy Lunch: Representative Deborah Ross

Politics & Policy Lunch

Monday, April 24, 2023

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer Street

Join Professor Wendy Schiller, Brown faculty, guest speakers, and the Taubman Center for American Politics & Policy for lunchtime discussions on American politics.

This week we are joined by Congresswoman Deborah Ross on a conversation about working in the 118th Congress.

Open to all Brown Students.

Congresswoman Deborah Ross is a civil rights advocate, a clean energy champion, a lawyer, and a proud North Carolinian. She was sworn into the House of Representatives on January 7, 2023 for her second term representing North Carolina’s Second Congressional District, which includes most of Wake County.

In Congress, Deborah is fighting for equality, justice, and progress. She serves on the House Judiciary Committee; the House Ethics Committee; the House Committee on Space, Science, and Technology; and the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic. She is also a member of House Democrats’ leadership team, serving as a Chief Deputy Whip and on the Steering and Policy Committee.