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Hakeem Jeffries' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Hakeem Jeffries
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kennisandra; 2 Children
Birth Date: 08/04/1970
Birth Place: Crown Heights, NY
Home City: Prospect Heights, NY
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
June 17, 2014 Rep. Jeffries On Kidnapping Of Israeli Students: "Bring Back Our Boys"
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 16, 2014 Sen. Markey and Rep. Jeffries Introduce Legislation To Examine and Prevent the Promotion of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech in Media
Jan. 30, 2014 Rep. Jeffries On NYC Settlement Of Stop And Frisk Lawsuit
Jan. 15, 2014 Rep. Jeffries, Tweleve House Colleagues Introduce The Hate Crime Reporting Act Of 2014
Nov. 25, 2013 Brooklyn Leaders Address Violence Connected To "Knockout Game"
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 31, 2013 Rep. Jeffries Reacts To Appeals Court Stop And Frisk Decision
Aug. 12, 2013 Stop And Frisk Found Unconstitutional
Aug. 8, 2013 Jeffries, Chaffetz Introduce The Bureau Of Corrections Renaming Act
July 22, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
July 16, 2013 Rangel and Members of NYC Congressional Delegation Seek Thorough DOJ Investigation & Potential Prosecution of George Zimmerman for Civil Rights Violations
July 15, 2013 Members Of NYC Congressional Delegation Seek Thorough DOJ Investigation & Potential Prosecution Of George Zimmerman For Civil Rights Violations
July 13, 2013 Rep. Jeffries Denounces Trayvon Martin Verdict
July 1, 2013 Congressman Jeffries Calls For Federal Monitor To Oversee Police Department
May 9, 2013 Huffington Post - Over-Criminalization Task Force in House Could Rethink Drug Laws
May 8, 2013 Congressman Jeffries Appointed to Bipartisan House Task Force on Over-Criminalization
July 18, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Help Low-Income Defendants Meet Bail Requirements
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Criminal Justice
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