Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-New York) biography

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

4th term Democrat from New York 8th District.


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

Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 93%

Major Opponent: Daniel J. Cavanagh


Current Elected Office Contact Information

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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


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Tasia Jackson
  • Scheduler: Lauren Milnes
  • Legis. Dir.: Zoe Oreck
  • Comm. Dir.: Michael Hardaway


Current Elected Office Bills:

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1449 - Motor Vehicle Owners Right to Repair Act of 2011 No Send Message to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries


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