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Rep. Gregory W. Meeks (D-N.Y.)

  • District: 5th District, South Queens -- Jamaica, St. Albans, Rockaways
  • Residence: Queens
  • Born: September 25, 1953; Manhattan, N.Y.
  • Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
  • Family: Wife, Simone-Marie Meeks; three children
  • Education: Adelphi U., B.A. 1975; Howard U., J.D. 1978
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: N.Y. Assembly, 1993-98; U.S. House, 1998-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1998 (8th full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Financial Institutions & Consumer Credit - Ranking Member); Foreign Affairs (Europe, Eurasia & Emerging Threats; Western Hemisphere)
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State Information: 5th District, South Queens -- Jamaica, St. Albans, Rockaways

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Gregory Meeks (D) 167,836 89.7%
Allan Jennings (R) 17,875 9.6%
Catherine Wark (LIBERT) 1,345 0.7%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 90% Mitt Romney: 10%
2008 Barack Obama: 86% John McCain: 14%




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