Despite a new CBS News poll showing growing concern about inflation and President Biden's handling of the economy, Democratic Rep. Hakeem Jeffries expressed optimism Sunday that his party could still hold on to its narrow majority in Congress in November's midterm elections. The New York lawmaker, who chairs the House...
New York’s 8th congressional district representative blasts the Supreme Court Justice over his stance on abortion rights. In this week’s continuing issue involving reproductive rights for women in America, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) took Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas to the woodshed for his stance on a number of issues facing the court, including abortion rights.
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., rebuked conservative Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas for pearl-clutching over the groundswell of opposition to the court's likely decision to overturn federal abortion rights. “Let me ask this question of brother Thomas: Why are you such a hater?” Jeffries said during a House Judiciary Committee hearing...
"This runaway Supreme Court majority and Clarence Thomas are trying to abuse and bully the American people," Jeffries said.
Steny Hoyer and Hakeem Jeffries are asking for more pay for Hill staffers, along with a list of reformed benefits.
On the list includes child-care subsidies, a college-savings fund, and a homebuyer's assistance benefit. What's happening? In a letter to members of the House Appropriations and Administration Committees, Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and and Democratic Caucus Chair Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (N.Y.) are asking for more pay for Hill staffers, along with reforms to current employee benefits. Read their letter here.
On Wednesday evening, the Chester County Democratic Committee, under the leadership of Chairwoman Charlotte Valyo, welcomed member of the Democratic House Leadership Hakeem Jeffries to Chester County to present the keynote address at their annual Spring Event. The evening also featured special guest Chester County’s own Congresswoman Chrissy Houlahan and...
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, a top Democrat in the House, backed Gov. Kathy Hochul’s gubernatorial bid Sunday, adding to her long list of endorsements from New York lawmakers. Jeffries — a front-runner to replace House Speaker Nancy Pelosi when she leaves Congress — said Hochul had “hit the ground running” since replacing disgraced ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo in August.
A conservative group is running a digital ad taking on Rep. Hakeem Jeffries — a front-runner to replace House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — for paying just $213 a year in property taxes on his $1.2 million condo thanks to a legal loophole he backed in the state Assembly.
WATCH: Hakeem Jeffries Buries GOP By Explaining That Defecation and Violence Are Not ‘Legitimate Political Discourse’
House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries (NY) tore into Republicans for claiming that the Jan. 6 committee is going after “legitimate political discourse.”. At a House Democratic leadership press conference on the Hill Tuesday, a reporter asked about the controversy around the resolution to censure Reps. Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), which referred to the Jan. 6 committee as “persecution of ordinary citizens engaged in legitimate political discourse.”
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries Officially Endorses Nikki Lucas for Open NY State Assembly Seat in East Brooklyn
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries announced his endorsement of Nikki Lucas for New York State Assembly, in Brooklyn’s 60th Assembly District, covering East New York, Starrett City, Brownsville and Canarsie. Congressman Jeffries stated, “Nikki is a proven community leader with a track record of improving the quality of life for the...
Brooklyn Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, a potential replacement for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, already lives in a “People’s House” — that’s heavily subsidized by taxpayers. Public records show that Jeffries and his family reside in a condo unit in red-hot Prospect Heights, paying just $213 a...