Information on
Representative Gregory W. Meeks

of Congressional District number 6 of New York

[Gregory W. Meeks]
Extended Contact Information Political Profile
DC Address:The Honorable Gregory W. Meeks
United States House of Representatives
1710 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515-3206
DC Phone:202-225-3461
DC Fax:202-226-4169
Email Address:congmeeks@mail.house.gov
WWW Homepage:http://www.house.gov/meeks/

District Offices:
    196-06 Linden Boulevard
St. Albans, NY 11412-3246
Voice: 718-949-5600
FAX: 718-949-5972
to St. Albans office from Google Maps
    1931 Mott Avenue, Room 305
Far Rockaway, NY 11691-2820
Voice: 718-327-9791
FAX: 718-327-4722
to Far Rockaway office from Google Maps
    106-11 Liberty Avenue, 2nd Floor
Richmond Hill, NY 11417
Voice: 718-738-4200
FAX: 718-738-5588
to Richmond Hill office from Google Maps

Party:Democrat
Leadership:None
Freshman:No
Voting History:Click here   NEW
First Elected To Office:Special Election, February 3, 1998.
Year of Next Election:November 7, 2006
Previous Political Work:Elected to the New York State Assembly in 1992 (31st Assembly District);Chairman of the Council of Black Elected Democrats (C.O.B.E.D.).;
Committee Membership:
   House Committee on Financial Services - 13
    Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit - 6
    Subcommittee on Capital Markets Insurance and Government Sponsored Enterprises - 5
House Committee on International Relations - 11
    Subcommittee on Africa Global Human Rights and International Operations - 5
    Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere - 3

Office Staff Personal Bio
Chief of Staff:Jameel Johnson
Scheduler:Pat Fisher
Legislative Director: Sophia King
Press Secretary: Candace Sandy
Gender:Male
Hometown:Southeast Queens
Birth:On September 25, 1953
in East Harlem
Professional Experience
(including Military):
Appointed Assistant District Attorney for Queens County and Special Narcotic Prosecutor's Office.;New York State Commission of Investigation, 1984,;Appointed judge of the New York State Workers' Compensation Board, 1985.;Promoted to Supervising Law Judge, a position he held until his election to the State Assembly in 1992.;
Education:Adelphi University
J.D., Howard Law School.;
Organizational Memberships:Founded the Jesse L. Jackson Independent Democratic Club in 1984, (now the Thurgood Marshall Regular Democratic Club.;National Bar Association.;100 Black Men.;The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.;United Black Men of Queens.;The National Black Caucus of State Legislators, Inc.;Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity.;St. John Baptist Church.;
Family:Wife: Simone-Marie
2 children: Ebony and Aja.
Faith:Not Available

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