Matthew A. Wasniewski, Ph.D., is an American historian who has served as the fourth Historian of the United States House of Representatives since 2010. Wasniewski had served as a historian within the House Clerk's Office of History and Preservation prior to his appointment.
Wasniewski's predecessor, Dr. Robert Remini, announced his retirement in 2010 after five years in office. U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced Wasniewski's appointment as Remini's successor on October 20, 2010. Wasniewski had been unanimously chosen for the position by a House Historian Search Committee consiting of five historians appointed by Pelosi with the input of House Minority Leader John Boehner.
- "Dr. Matthew Wasniewski Appointed New House Historian". National Humanities Alliance. 2010-11-01. Retrieved 2013-04-12.