Justin A. Amash (//; born April 18, 1980) is an American lawyer and politician. He is an independent member of the United States Congress. He used to be a member of the Republican Party. In January 2011, he began serving as the U.S. Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district.
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Michigan's 3rd district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Vern Ehlers|
|Member of the Michigan House of Representatives|
from the 72nd district
January 1, 2009 – January 1, 2011
|Preceded by||Glenn Steil|
|Succeeded by||Ken Yonker|
|Born||April 18, 1980|
Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.
|Political party||Independent (2019–present)|
|Republican (until 2019)|
|Education||University of Michigan (BA, JD)|