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Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY 7th District)

14th term Democrat from New York 7th District.


Residence: Brooklyn

Marital Status: Divorced

Prev. Occupation: Professor, Congressional Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: New York City Council, 1984-85

Education: BA University of Puerto Rico, 1974; MA New York University, 1976

Birthdate: 03/28/1953

Birthplace: Yabucoa, PR

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 91%

Major Opponent: Allan Romaguera


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Nydia Velazquez.

Website: velazquez.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

2302 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-3207
Phone: (202) 225-2361

Brooklyn Office: (more district offices)

266 Broadway, Suite 201
Brooklyn, New York 11211-6215
Phone: (718) 599-3658


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Adam Minehardt
  • Scheduler: Richard Bruno
  • Legis. Dir.: Justin Pelletier
  • Comm. Dir.: Alex Haurek
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Monica Garay
  • Military LA: Monica Garay
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Monica Garay
  • Health LA: Monica Garay
  • Education LA: Monica Garay
  • Agriculture LA: Monica Garay
  • Telecomm LA: Justin Pelletier
  • Energy LA: Monica Garay
  • Environment LA: Monica Garay
  • Financial Services LA: Richard Erkel
  • Foreign Policy LA: Jonathan Martinez
  • Elections LA: Jonathan Martinez
  • Tax LA: Melissa Jung



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Nydia Velazquez voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Yea Voted For
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For
P Clean Lakes Program 04/12/2000 Yea Not Scored
F Organ Procurement and Transplantation 04/04/2000 Yea Voted For

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Nydia Velazquez's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Nydia Velazquez a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1182 - Bill to Amend the Truth in Lending Act No Send Message to Rep. Nydia Velazquez


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