Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

Representing the 8th District of New York

Rep. Jeffries On The End Of The Government Shutdown

Oct 16, 2013
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (NY-8) issued the following statement on House passage of the bipartisan agreement to reopen the government and avert default:

“Our national nightmare is over.  The government will reopen, a default has been averted and it’s time to get back to doing the business of the American people.”