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In partnership with Congresswoman Frederica Wilson and Congressman Steven Horsford, Congressman Jeffries took part in a forum for The White House mentor-ship initiative, My Brother's Keeper.
"There's a lot of war fatigue for good reason in the district and throughout the United States. We had a debacle in Iraq. We had a debacle in Afghanistan. It cost us time and treasure, along with thousands of American lives."
In partnership with Republican Congressman Steve Chabot, Rep. Jeffries passed a bill to establish the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) Law School Clinic Certification Program, which will provide benefits to students, pro bono clients and the innovation community at large.
New York, NY - Today, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (NY-8) released the following statement concerning the resignation of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson in the aftermath of unprecedented security breaches surrounding President Obama and the White House.
WASHINGTON – In a moment of refreshing bipartisan collaboration, yesterday evening the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed H.R. 5108 (327 – 22).
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