Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

Representing the 8th District of New York

Local Issues

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More on Local Issues

Aug 5, 2015 Event

New Yorkers are busy people. In order to reach out to a variety of his constituents, Rep. Jeffries will host outdoor office hours this summer in a variety of locations throughout the 8th Congressional District.  Connecting with constituents and hearing their concerns first-hand is of the utmost priority to Rep. Jeffries. 

Aug 1, 2015 Event

New Yorkers are busy people. In order to reach out to a variety of his constituents, Rep. Jeffries will host outdoor office hours this summer in a variety of locations throughout the 8th Congressional District.  Connecting with constituents and hearing their concerns first-hand is of the utmost priority to Rep. Jeffries. 

Jul 19, 2015 Event

New Yorkers are busy people. In order to reach out to a variety of his constituents, Rep. Jeffries will host outdoor office hours this summer in a variety of locations throughout the 8th Congressional District.  Connecting with constituents and hearing their concerns first-hand is of the utmost priority to Rep. Jeffries. 

Jul 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the midst of growing bipartisan recognition that America must confront our overcriminalization problem, a group of Democratic and Republican members of Congress have launched an effort to comprehensively address public safety and our broken criminal justice system.

Jul 14, 2015 In The News

Brooklyn Congressman Hakeem Jeffries announced today that he and three peers—two Republicans and one fellow Democrat—will co-chair a new Criminal Justice and Public Safety Caucus, aimed at altering the prison system in the United States.

Jul 11, 2015 Event

New Yorkers are busy people. In order to reach out to a variety of his constituents, Rep. Jeffries will host outdoor office hours this summer in a variety of locations throughout the 8th Congressional District.  Connecting with constituents and hearing their concerns first-hand is of the utmost priority to Rep. Jeffries. 

Jul 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, the House of Representatives unanimously passed on a voice vote an amendment sponsored by U.S. Representative Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08) that will prohibit the allocation of federal funds in connection with the purchase or display of a confederate flag on a public building or facility under the authority of the National Park Service.

Jun 20, 2015 Event

New Yorkers are busy people. In order to reach out to a variety of his constituents, Rep. Jeffries will host outdoor office hours this summer in a variety of locations throughout the 8th Congressional District.  Connecting with constituents and hearing their concerns first-hand is of the utmost priority to Rep. Jeffries.