Jackie Speier is a California congresswoman. She is a recognized champion of women's rights, privacy, and consumer safety-as well as an avowed opponent of government inefficiency and waste. In 2012, she was named to Newsweek's list of 150 "Fearless Women" in the world and is included in the 2018 "Politico 50" list of top influencers transforming American politics. She is coauthor of This Is Not the Life I Ordered. Jackie received a BA in political science from the University of California at Davis, and a JD from UC Hastings College of the Law. Along with her husband, Barry Dennis; her children, Jackson and Stephanie; and Buddy, their yellow Lab, she is a proud fan of the San Francisco Giants and the Golden State Warriors. To learn more about Jackie, visit www.speier.house.gov/about.