Brendan Smialowski, Agence France-Presse
42, California — 49, D
A former environmental attorney and Stanford student body president who was one of the first freshman members of Congress to endorse the Green New Deal. Mike continued his enthusiasm for environmental legislation and addressing climate change in 2021.
Mike worked as an environmental attorney and founded a clean energy association which helped develop a technology to capture and use methane from landfills and wastewater treatment facilities.
Photo: Cornell Capa, JFK Library
37, Pennsylvania — 17, D