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Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY 8th District)

4th term Democrat from New York 8th District.

Bio

Residence: Brooklyn

Marital Status: Married (Kennisandra)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: NY Assembly, 2007-13; US House, 2017-present

Education: BA SUNY - Binghamton, 1992; MPP Georgetown University, 1994; JD New York University, 1997

Birthdate: 08/04/1970

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 93%

Major Opponent: Daniel J. Cavanagh


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Hakeem Jeffries.

Website: jeffries.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2433 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515
Phone: (202) 225-5936


Brooklyn Office: (more district offices)

445 Neptune Avenue, First Floor, Community Room 2C
Brooklyn, New York 11224
Phone: (718) 373-0033



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Tasia Jackson
  • Scheduler: Lauren Milnes
  • Comm. Dir.: Michael Hardaway
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Christopher Quintyne
  • Legis. Dir.: Zoe Oreck
  • Health LA: Disha Banik
  • Judiciary LA: Zoe Oreck
  • Budget LA: Christopher Quintyne
  • Civil Rights LA: Zoe Oreck
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Disha Banik
  • Science/Technology LA: Zoe Oreck
  • Women's Issues LA: Disha Banik

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Hakeem Jeffries voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Not Voting Not Scored
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Hakeem Jeffries's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Hakeem Jeffries a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.