Hakeem Jeffries

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Hakeem Jeffries said : “We denounce violence in any form, whether it comes from whatever particular ideological perspective,” “I haven’t seen any comments in terms of folks not ruling out violence. But we’ve been very clear: Violence is not a form of legitimate political discourse” External link

washtimes Friday, June 24, 2022 1:46:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries ( about Joseph Biden ) : "On the economy and on all the issues that are confronting the American people? Joe Biden is doing a very good job under very difficult circumstances" External link

foxbusiness Friday, June 17, 2022 6:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Doing something to address the gun violence crisis,” External link

wkbn Wednesday, June 15, 2022 4:04:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The people I represent back at home are heartened by the apparent breakthrough in doing something to address the gun violence crisis,” External link

nydailynews Wednesday, June 15, 2022 2:54:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Doing something to address the gun violence crisis,” External link

krqe Wednesday, June 15, 2022 12:45:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : “House Democrats are gonna respond, as we’ve typically done, with the fierce urgency of now,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, June 9, 2022 4:00:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The unelected, out-of-town special master did a terrible job, produced an unfair map that did great violence to Black and Latino communities throughout the city, and unnecessarily detonated the most Jewish district in America,” External link

nytimes Saturday, May 28, 2022 12:37:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Jim Crow ) : "The special master comes out with a map that puts four Black Members of Congress in the same district," "It would make Jim Crow blush" External link

foxnews Tuesday, May 24, 2022 3:44:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “This is a tough moment for our country, but President Biden has been very decisive in his leadership, beginning with the American Rescue Plan. We rescued the economy, put shots in arms and money in pockets, kids back in school, and laid the foundation for robust economic recovery that has led to more than 8 million good-paying jobs being created and unemployment at 3.6%,” External link

washtimes Sunday, May 22, 2022 9:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "We do have to crystallize the differences between what we are about and what Republicans are all about," "It is clear that Washington Republicans want to raise taxes on everyday Americans, on police officers, on firefighters, on nurses, on factory workers, on grocery store clerks, and we are trying to provide them with relief... Those are serious differences between the two parties and I think once the voters understand that dynamic, the choice will be as clear as a sunny day in San Diego" External link

CBSnews Sunday, May 22, 2022 8:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The process, unfortunately, was hijacked by the Court of Appeals. A bad process has now led to a bad result," External link

CBSnews Sunday, May 22, 2022 8:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, May 22, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” External link

nydailynews Sunday, May 22, 2022 2:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about And Black ) : “It’s not clear to me what the intent was in drafting a map that has disenfranchised Black voters throughout the city of New York and beyond,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Dina Titus ) : “Several of us have explicitly supported members like Shontel Brown, and we were very delighted to see that she won and won in decisive fashion. We will continue to support highly effective members of Congress moving forward like Dina Titus and Don Payne, as well as those who are facing particular challenges in their respective districts,” External link

washtimes Friday, May 20, 2022 11:41:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : "I don't know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers," "It's in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada" External link

timesofindia Friday, May 20, 2022 11:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told ( about And Black ) : “It’s not clear to me what the intent was in drafting a map that has disenfranchised Black voters throughout the city of New York and beyond,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

wboc Friday, May 20, 2022 12:20:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

ABCnews Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

wftv Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

wsoctv Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:03:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

seattlepi Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:00:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, May 19, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 19, 2022 9:26:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote : “The draft redistricting map shamelessly targets historic Black representation in NY, and places four Black members of Congress into the same districts,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Wednesday, May 18, 2022 11:13:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Let me ask this question of brother Thomas,” External link

eurweb Friday, May 13, 2022 10:34:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Clarence Thomas ) : “Let me ask this question of brother Thomas,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 13, 2022 5:39:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Military assistance, economic assistance, humanitarian assistance to continue to stand with Ukraine,” External link

wwlp Thursday, May 12, 2022 12:56:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Military assistance, economic assistance, humanitarian assistance to continue to stand with Ukraine,” External link

wivb Thursday, May 12, 2022 3:58:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Military assistance, economic assistance, humanitarian assistance to continue to stand with Ukraine,” External link

wkbn Thursday, May 12, 2022 1:45:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “Africans have been in this city since before America was a country. African Americans arrived on New York shores in 1626 in shackles, and as a result of their blood, sweat, tears, intellect, ingenuity and hard work, they helped build this great city and nation. I was proud to partner with Rep. Clarke and Sen. Schumer to deliver $3 million in federal funds for the Brooklyn Museum’s world-renowned Arts of Africa collection. This funding will expand the horizons of all New Yorkers, especially our school-aged children, and connect many Brooklynites to their roots,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, May 8, 2022 3:43:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We’ve got some issues in front of us that we have to work on, in terms of combating inflation and lowering gas prices, and lowering costs for everyday Americans,” “That’s what I’m focused on at the moment” External link

washtimes Thursday, May 5, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries asked : “What evidence do you have to support that incendiary charge?” External link

dailycaller Friday, April 29, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries : “What evidence do you have to support” External link

dailycaller Friday, April 29, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “it's a day-to-day or week-to-week, certainly a month-to-month expense. and it's going to require a comprehensive response. That comprehensive response is in the works. And the sooner we can get it done, the better, hopefully over the next few weeks,” External link

wkbw Wednesday, April 27, 2022 11:21:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I haven’t seen a response yet from the MTA,” External link

nydailynews Wednesday, April 27, 2022 11:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "You know, we're going to continue to act with urgency to meet the moment, to address the needs of the American people," External link

foxbusiness Wednesday, April 27, 2022 9:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It's part of the discussion and that discussion is ongoing," External link

foxbusiness Wednesday, April 27, 2022 9:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It's not complicated. It's in our face each and every day," "It's a five-point playbook: No. 1, lie. No. 2, lie. No. 3, lie. No. 4, lie. No. 5, lie again" External link

gazette Wednesday, April 27, 2022 8:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “With respect to the House Democratic Caucus, things are puppies and rainbows, wine and roses,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, April 27, 2022 8:15:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “May God watch over all those affected during this tragic time,” External link

nydailynews Monday, April 25, 2022 6:59:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I think it's important for American corporations – as we've seen others do – to show some patriotism and to stand on the side of everyday Americans," External link

foxbusiness Tuesday, April 5, 2022 10:28:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It has ruined individual lives, ruined families, and ruined communities, particularly in communities of color,” “It’s time to end the federal cannabis prohibition” External link

forbes Friday, April 1, 2022 9:22:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “That’s not fiction, that’s fact. That’s not hyperbole, that is game changing for everyday Americans once again democrats deliver for the people,” External link

independent-UK Friday, April 1, 2022 3:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “Leader McCarthy indicated he had a phone call that doesn’t show up on those logs. Clearly, there’s a lot that’s missing that deserves the truth. We would hope that anybody who has information would come forward,” External link

washtimes Thursday, March 31, 2022 10:25:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It is deeply troubling that the wife of a Supreme Court justice appears to have been intimately involved in peddling the big lie, perhaps fanning the flames of the insurrection, and being involved in issues that clearly falls before the jurisdiction of a member of the United States Supreme Court," External link

gazette Wednesday, March 30, 2022 1:16:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It is deeply troubling that the wife of a Supreme Court justice appears to have been intimately involved in peddling the Big Lie, perhaps fanning the flames of the insurrection [and] being involved in issues that clearly fall before the jurisdiction of a member of the United States Supreme Court,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:46:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think there’s a reasonable argument to be made that that should happen,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:46:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “her time as a public defender, on the US Sentencing Commission and as a federal judge, combined with her life experience as a Black woman, has provided her with unique knowledge and perspective to strengthen the high court and balance the scales of justice” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, March 22, 2022 5:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : "We were unexpectedly sent this bill by the Senate. Now, we're trying to absorb it," External link

arkansasonline Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:16:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Different members have articulated a different perspective. We’ll have to come to some consensus. We were unexpectedly sent this bill by the Senate. Now, we’re trying to absorb it,” External link

wivb Monday, March 21, 2022 8:11:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Different members have articulated a different perspective. We’ll have to come to some consensus. We were unexpectedly sent this bill by the Senate. Now, we’re trying to absorb it,” External link

fox59 Monday, March 21, 2022 6:46:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think it’s an important step that we should take,” External link

wwlp Thursday, March 17, 2022 4:19:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think it’s an important step that we should take,” External link

wkbn Thursday, March 17, 2022 2:21:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It was an important moment for President Zelensky to remind all of us about the entire world, and not just the Congress, that this is a struggle between democracy and autocracy, freedom and tyranny and propaganda," "And all of us have a stake in making sure that Ukraine wins. We need to continue to do the maximum amount possible" External link

gazette Wednesday, March 16, 2022 11:08:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The practice of forced arbitration is unfair, unconscionable and unAmerican and we need to make sure through the Congress and the Fair Act that the practice of forced arbitration becomes unlawful," External link

reuters-af Tuesday, March 15, 2022 2:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I'm not sure if it's day two or three of the Democratic Issues Conference, but I can tell you it's going to be another good day. Another good day because House Democrats have been gathered together here as a family continuing to discuss how we're building a better America for the people, fighting to continue to strengthen the economy, lower costs, create millions of good-paying jobs," External link

gazette Saturday, March 12, 2022 3:48:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added ( about Mark Karples ) : "But I think increasing the global oil supply, at the moment, to the extent that there are implications, particularly for Europe, which is more heavily reliant upon Russian oil than we are here in the United States of America. You know, it’s an important discussion," External link

rian-en Thursday, March 10, 2022 12:37:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added ( about Mark Karples ) : "But I think increasing the global oil supply, at the moment, to the extent that there are implications, particularly for Europe, which is more heavily reliant upon Russian oil than we are here in the United States of America. You know, it’s an important discussion," External link

ruvr-en Wednesday, March 9, 2022 11:02:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I don't think that anything has created any pressure. He's been very clear-eyed and transparent with the American people all along the way," "I don't think anyone has pressured him into doing anything" External link

gazette Wednesday, March 9, 2022 12:10:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “An attack on any democracy is an attack on every democracy. Vladimir Putin chose to launch a premeditated war, and is responsible for the pain, suffering and death that will result,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 25, 2022 12:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote : "The Supreme Court majority has zero legitimacy," External link

foxnews Tuesday, February 8, 2022 8:45:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “Rep. Hakeem Jeffries and his family have been specifically targeted with threats of violence on January 6th and thereafter. The effort to single out his home with phony outrage over a tax abatement his and 30,000 properties in Brooklyn have qualified for since their construction is reckless, irresponsible and may ultimately put his family at risk. Shame on you,” External link

nypost Monday, January 24, 2022 4:02:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “House Democrats have delivered in each and every area, and it’s my expectation that we’ll be able to find a pathway forward with the Senate on Build Back Better, and certainly, hopefully on voting rights,” External link

dailycaller Thursday, January 20, 2022 1:48:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "What happened to the modern day Republican Party?," External link

foxnews Wednesday, January 19, 2022 9:53:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Let's put some respect on Joe Biden's name," "President Biden has had a very good first year under very difficult circumstances" External link

foxnews Wednesday, January 19, 2022 9:53:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told ( about Eric Adams ) : “Mayor Adams has been very clear that public safety is a prerequisite to prosperity,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, January 18, 2022 1:02:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : "the health and safety of the Members, their families and staff is our top priority." External link

news-yahoo Thursday, January 13, 2022 4:21:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I’m unfamiliar with the legislation, it hasn’t been presented to me, nobody has talked to me about it. And of course I’m open to having any conversations with any members,” External link

nypost Thursday, January 13, 2022 2:53:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I’m unfamiliar with the legislation, it hasn’t been presented to me, nobody has talked to me about it. And of course I’m open to having any conversations with any members,” External link

nypost Thursday, January 13, 2022 12:52:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "With respect to Kevin McCarthy, does anyone take this guy seriously on any issue particularly as it relates to ethics," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, January 11, 2022 8:53:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I don't think, as far as I can tell, anything specific beyond the Islamophobia resolution has been ruled in or ruled out," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, December 15, 2021 6:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I haven’t commented one way or the other on Jan. 6 insurrectionists who are currently going through the criminal justice system,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, December 14, 2021 1:58:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Criminal justice reform has thankfully become a bipartisan issue in recent times," External link

gazette Saturday, December 11, 2021 4:54:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "We're going to have to message, persuade and communicate in headlines," "We're going to be very successful in getting these things done, mastering the fine print and then communicating in persuasive way" External link

npr Friday, December 10, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It would be a constructive thing if my friends on the other side of the aisle would handle their own business in terms of the out-of-control members," External link

startribune Thursday, December 9, 2021 5:34:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think you are now seeing at least some rank-and-file House Republicans, including most recently, Rep. [Dan] Crenshaw, indicate that this is a toxic circus that is going on on the other side of the aisle and something needs to be done about it,” External link

washtimes Thursday, December 9, 2021 12:27:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "At some point, the House as a whole is going to have to act," "There are active discussions about the appropriate way to proceed" External link

gazette Wednesday, December 8, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I believe that we’re not even close to being on pace to hitting that number that we were at in 2012,” External link

newrepublic Wednesday, December 8, 2021 2:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “That’s a lot on our plate in a short period of time, but we will get it done For The People,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 1, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “She has personally mentored me with sage advice, guidance and support from the moment I arrived in the House, as she has done for countless others,” External link

thegrio Friday, November 26, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It's an open question as to whether we can get to 60 votes in the Senate on voting. And if we can't, then the Senate is going to have to make some decisions as it relates to filibuster reform,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 22, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It's an open question as to whether we can get to 60 votes in the Senate on voting. And if we can't, then the Senate is going to have to make some decisions as it relates to filibuster reform,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 22, 2021 8:24:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It's an open question as to whether we can get to 60 votes in the Senate on voting. And if we can't, then the Senate is going to have to make some decisions as it relates to filibuster reform,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 22, 2021 2:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Sometimes we tend to speak in fine print because we care about governing, and we care about governing because we care about getting things done for everyday Americans," "We also recognize that we are going to have to message, persuade and communicate in headlines" External link

npr Wednesday, November 17, 2021 6:08:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It’s clear he needs to be held accountable for his disgusting, outrageous, violent threat perpetrated against one of our colleagues here, Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez, as well as the President of the United States of America,” External link

nydailynews Wednesday, November 17, 2021 4:13:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone," External link

startribune Friday, November 5, 2021 7:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, November 5, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 5, 2021 9:28:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

independent-UK Friday, November 5, 2021 8:16:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

actionnewsjax Friday, November 5, 2021 8:15:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I believe at the end of the day we’re gonna find common ground as we always do,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, November 3, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “I believe that we need an ironclad commitment as it relates to a framework around the build back better and that all 50 senators will support,” “I think that’s been an understanding as we proceeded from the very beginning — President Biden has laid that out, Speaker Pelosi has laid that out — I support the notion that we need an ironclad agreement” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, November 2, 2021 7:43:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We are all feeling very positive about the coming together that is clearly occurring as we land these planes,” External link

nbcnews Thursday, October 21, 2021 9:10:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The strong consensus amongst the overwhelming majority of the members of the New York and New Jersey delegation is that some relief in terms of SALT should be part of this legislation,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Thursday, October 21, 2021 4:30:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The White House has indicated that they're not on a timeline, we're not on a timeline," External link

nbcnews Thursday, October 21, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : "We are just working to arrive at a consensus, and that is clearly moving in an incredibly positive direction," External link

gazette Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told ( about Affordable Care Act ) : "There is a strong commitment that was reiterated by our leadership today, to ensure that we do three things — that we strengthen the Affordable Care Act, that we are expanding Medicare benefits, and that we expand access to Medicaid," External link

gazette Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "There is strong consensus amongst the overwhelming majority of the members of the New York and New Jersey delegation that some relief, in terms of SALT, should be part of this legislation," External link

gazette Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Every single one of those issues unites Democrats in the House, in the Senate, and of course, President Biden and Vice President Harris” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We’re not on a timeline, we’re just working to arrive at the consensus that is clearly moving in an incredibly positive direction,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We are all feeling very positive about the coming together that is clearly occurring as we land these planes,” External link

nbcnews Wednesday, October 20, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The Count The Crimes To Cut Act will help reverse engineer the mass incarceration epidemic by identifying laws on the books that have been used and abused to lock many nonviolent offenders in prison for unwarranted amounts of time" External link

gazette Friday, October 15, 2021 11:30:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

nbcnews Tuesday, October 5, 2021 6:22:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

nbcnews Sunday, October 3, 2021 9:20:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, October 3, 2021 5:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

nbcnews Sunday, October 3, 2021 12:54:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries concluded : “We’ve maintained from the very beginning that we were gonna close the deal, and [we’re] looking forward to getting both the infrastructure agreement done as well as the Build Back Better Act done,” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, October 2, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Affordable Care Act ) : “After more than 10 years of Republican attempts to strip so many Americans of their health care, the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act affirms that this life-changing legislation is here to stay,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, June 19, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : “Republicans champion policies for the wealthy, the well-off and corporations. Democrats fight for working families, middle-class folks, senior citizens, the poor, the sick and the afflicted. Republicans believe health care is a privilege. Democrats believe health care is a right for all,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, June 19, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Affordable Care Act ) : “After more than 10 years of Republican attempts to strip so many Americans of their health care, the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act affirms that this life-changing legislation is here to stay,” External link

jamaicaobserver Saturday, June 19, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : “Republicans champion policies for the wealthy, the well-off and corporations. Democrats fight for working families, middle-class folks, senior citizens, the poor, the sick and the afflicted. Republicans believe health care is a privilege. Democrats believe health care is a right for all,” External link

jamaicaobserver Saturday, June 19, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries warned : “If they choose the obstruction pathway, then we’re prepared to do what is necessary to get the American jobs plan over the finish line,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "We clearly have to get to the bottom of what happened, why it happened and how we prevent something like that from ever happening again," External link

foxnews Monday, May 31, 2021 12:48:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We clearly have to get to the bottom of what happened, why it happened, and how do we prevent something like that from ever happening again?” “We’re going to reevaluate what the way forward is in the next few days” External link

washtimes Sunday, May 30, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “The Texas law is shameful, and Republicans clearly in Texas and throughout the country want to make it harder to vote and easier to steal an election. That's the only way that I can interpret the voter suppression epidemic that we see working its way from one state, Georgia to Arizona to Texas, and all across the country, in so many different ways,” External link

thehill Sunday, May 30, 2021 6:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “I’ll let the drama, in terms of internal House dynamics, exist over on the Republican side of the aisle,” External link

whittierdailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We have a tremendous speaker, one speaker at a time, and we all stand strongly behind her” External link

whittierdailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “I’ll let the drama, in terms of internal House dynamics, exist over on the Republican side of the aisle,” External link

dailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We have a tremendous speaker, one speaker at a time, and we all stand strongly behind her” External link

dailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote ( about Falun Dafa ) : “I applaud the continuous work of the Falun Dafa community, and their impacts on many facets of life on their members and the public,” “I want to thank the members of this group for their betterment of the world and the diversity of New York as a whole” External link

theepochtimes Tuesday, May 18, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Maya Wiley ) : “Maya’s life experiences, if she can get out and tell that story, will be particularly compelling,” “An African-American woman who lost her father at a very young age but rallied back from that adversity to follow in her father’s footsteps as a civil rights champion is a quintessential change candidate” External link

nytimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Eric Adams ) : “my respect and relationship with Eric Adams at the present moment is a strong one, and I wish him the very best” External link

nytimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I expect that Eric Adams and Maya Wiley will perform the best in the communities of central Brooklyn, as well as in other traditionally African-American neighborhoods throughout the city of New York,” External link

nytimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote : “As members of the NYC congressional delegation, we write regarding disaster relief for St Vincent and the Grenadines, where tens of thousands of people are in humanitarian need due to multiple eruptions of the La Soufrière volcano,” External link

jamaicaobserver Friday, April 23, 2021 1:25:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The jury has spoken and delivered a just verdict by convicting Derek Chauvin of murder,” External link

jamaicaobserver Thursday, April 22, 2021 7:13:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The jury has spoken and delivered a just verdict by convicting Derek Chauvin of murder,” External link

jamaicaobserver Wednesday, April 21, 2021 8:38:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Lauren Boebert is a mess. Matt Gaetz is a mess. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a mess. Clean up your mess, Kevin, sit this one out,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:55:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “At the end of the day, I think we’re going to be able to get something done, particularly because we’ve got affirmative visionary leadership from Chuck Schumer,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:51:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:51:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The prevailing emotion that many people throughout black America, myself included, felt when we heard the verdict of the jury announced was relief," "We were cautiously optimistic that justice would be done, but not convinced that it would be done. And that's why I think we were relieved, but we will continue to be resilient, as part of the effort to pass meaningful police reform legislation, and to literally lift up the principle of liberty and justice fall in America" External link

CBSnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "When you've got a situation where Lauren Boebert is a mess. Matt Gaetz is a mess. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a mess,” Jeffries said of House Republicans who have come under fire in recent weeks for their divisive views and incendiary language. “Clean up your mess, Kevin. Sit this one out. You've got no credibility here," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "We support peaceful protests, consistent with the First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of assembly, and the right to petition the government peacefully. That is what we continue to support," "So again, perhaps Kevin McCarthy should sit this one out because he's got zero moral standing. Clean up your own mess while we as House Democrats are working to clean up the mess that has been inflicted upon the American people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Perhaps he should sit this one out," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “At the end of the day, I think we’re going to be able to get something done particularly because we’ve got affirmative visionary leadership from Chuck Schumer,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:29:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "When you've got a situation where Lauren Boebert is a mess. Matt Gaetz is a mess. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a mess,” Jeffries said of House Republicans who have come under fire in recent weeks for their divisive views and incendiary language. “Clean up your mess, Kevin. Sit this one out. You've got no credibility here," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "We support peaceful protests, consistent with the First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of assembly, and the right to petition the government peacefully. That is what we continue to support," "So again, perhaps Kevin McCarthy should sit this one out because he's got zero moral standing. Clean up your own mess while we as House Democrats are working to clean up the mess that has been inflicted upon the American people," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Perhaps he should sit this one out," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, April 20, 2021 8:32:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “At the end of the day, I think we’re going to be able to get something done particularly because we’ve got affirmative visionary leadership from Chuck Schumer,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, April 20, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, April 20, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “The COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged this country, shuttering small businesses, leaving millions of Americans without employment, and deepening the affordable housing crisis. For many Americans, these challenges existed before the pandemic, particularly in Public Housing developments. Public Housing residents deserve to live in safe, humane and dignified conditions. That is not presently the case, given the billions of dollars of unmet maintenance and repair needs that have persisted for years. Together with Leader Schumer and the Biden administration, House Democrats are working hard to change those conditions by fighting for at least $80 billion in funding for public housing upgrades and modernization. We will not rest until we get this done,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, April 19, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : "Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, March 9, 2021 10:17:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : "Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde" External link

tv5 Tuesday, March 9, 2021 9:26:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : «Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde» External link

la-croix Tuesday, March 9, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : "Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde" External link

france24 Tuesday, March 9, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries dijo : "Con demasiada frecuencia, cuando el estado de Nueva York se resfría, las comunidades de color contraen la fiebre. Este informe tan solo destaca el dolor, el sufrimiento y la muerte que nuestros vecinos negros, hispanos y asiático-estadounidenses han encarado durante este año. Los residentes de Nueva York necesitan un alivio completo ahora. Tenemos que asegurarnos de que cualquier ayuda que se brinde contribuya a interrumpir las disparidades raciales y étnicas en nuestro estado y nuestra nación. Agradezco a AARP New York, a la NAACP New York State Conference, a la New York Urban League, a la Asian American Federation y a la Hispanic Federation por su dedicación en la lucha a favor de los adultos mayores de color en nuestro estado" External link

prnewswire Wednesday, November 18, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries disse : "não podemos deixar começar uma nova era de policiamento agressivo nas comunidades afroamericanas em nome do distanciamento social" External link

gazetadigital Friday, May 22, 2020 1:28:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries disse : "não podemos deixar começar uma nova era de policiamento agressivo nas comunidades afroamericanas em nome do distanciamento social" External link

noticias-r7 Tuesday, May 12, 2020 12:31:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries disse ( about Donald Trump ) : "Trump requisitou uma interferência estrangeira na eleição americana e rasgou o tecido de nossa democracia" External link

ogloboglobo Tuesday, February 4, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT



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Jamie Raskin said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : "She got up with Hakeem Jeffries in the safe room, where we were all huddled, to say that she was determined that we count the votes," External link

npr Thursday, June 9, 2022 12:35:00 PM EAT

Joyce Beatty replied ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “I am sure Friday night Hakeem and I will have a conversation once this is resolved” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Joyce Beatty replied ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “I am sure Friday night, Hakeem and I will have a conversation once this is resolved” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “Rep. Hakeem Jeffries and his family have been specifically targeted with threats of violence on January 6th and thereafter. The effort to single out his home with phony outrage over a tax abatement his and 30,000 properties in Brooklyn have qualified for since their construction is reckless, irresponsible and may ultimately put his family at risk. Shame on you,” External link

nypost Monday, January 24, 2022 4:02:00 AM EAT

Curtis Sliwa said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “This is a typical example of ‘Do as I say, not as I do.’ This is classic New York chutzpah,” “Jeffries walks around like he’s a man of the people. Meanwhile he’s ripping people off. It’s a ripoff of the taxpayers. He’s happy to get this sweetheart deal while screwing the public” External link

nypost Monday, January 24, 2022 4:02:00 AM EAT

Ted Lieu said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : "In August 2020, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and I sent a letter asking for an investigation into Louis DeJoy for a number of possible criminal violations and as sometimes is the case, if they do an investigation, it may lead to other additional possible criminal acts," "And it appears that what happened is, you had employees of Louis Dejoy make contributions to candidates and then based on what the employees said they will get reimbursed through higher bonuses and that is a straw donor scheme. It's illegal under the federal code and punishment includes both fines and jail time" External link

CBSnews Sunday, June 6, 2021 11:23:00 PM EAT

Ted Lieu said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : "In August 2020, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and I sent a letter asking for an investigation into Louis DeJoy for a number of possible criminal violations and as sometimes is the case, if they do an investigation, it may lead to other additional possible criminal acts," "And it appears that what happened is, you had employees of Louis Dejoy make contributions to candidates and then based on what the employees said they will get reimbursed through higher bonuses and that is a straw donor scheme. It's illegal under the federal code and punishment includes both fines and jail time" External link

CBSnews Friday, June 4, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

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Hakeem Jeffries said : “We denounce violence in any form, whether it comes from whatever particular ideological perspective,” “I haven’t seen any comments in terms of folks not ruling out violence. But we’ve been very clear: Violence is not a form of legitimate political discourse” External link

washtimes Friday, June 24, 2022 1:46:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries ( about Joseph Biden ) : "On the economy and on all the issues that are confronting the American people? Joe Biden is doing a very good job under very difficult circumstances" External link

foxbusiness Friday, June 17, 2022 6:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Doing something to address the gun violence crisis,” External link

wkbn Wednesday, June 15, 2022 4:04:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The people I represent back at home are heartened by the apparent breakthrough in doing something to address the gun violence crisis,” External link

nydailynews Wednesday, June 15, 2022 2:54:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Doing something to address the gun violence crisis,” External link

krqe Wednesday, June 15, 2022 12:45:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : “House Democrats are gonna respond, as we’ve typically done, with the fierce urgency of now,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, June 9, 2022 4:00:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The unelected, out-of-town special master did a terrible job, produced an unfair map that did great violence to Black and Latino communities throughout the city, and unnecessarily detonated the most Jewish district in America,” External link

nytimes Saturday, May 28, 2022 12:37:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Jim Crow ) : "The special master comes out with a map that puts four Black Members of Congress in the same district," "It would make Jim Crow blush" External link

foxnews Tuesday, May 24, 2022 3:44:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “This is a tough moment for our country, but President Biden has been very decisive in his leadership, beginning with the American Rescue Plan. We rescued the economy, put shots in arms and money in pockets, kids back in school, and laid the foundation for robust economic recovery that has led to more than 8 million good-paying jobs being created and unemployment at 3.6%,” External link

washtimes Sunday, May 22, 2022 9:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "We do have to crystallize the differences between what we are about and what Republicans are all about," "It is clear that Washington Republicans want to raise taxes on everyday Americans, on police officers, on firefighters, on nurses, on factory workers, on grocery store clerks, and we are trying to provide them with relief... Those are serious differences between the two parties and I think once the voters understand that dynamic, the choice will be as clear as a sunny day in San Diego" External link

CBSnews Sunday, May 22, 2022 8:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The process, unfortunately, was hijacked by the Court of Appeals. A bad process has now led to a bad result," External link

CBSnews Sunday, May 22, 2022 8:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, May 22, 2022 3:36:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” External link

nydailynews Sunday, May 22, 2022 2:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about And Black ) : “It’s not clear to me what the intent was in drafting a map that has disenfranchised Black voters throughout the city of New York and beyond,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Dina Titus ) : “Several of us have explicitly supported members like Shontel Brown, and we were very delighted to see that she won and won in decisive fashion. We will continue to support highly effective members of Congress moving forward like Dina Titus and Don Payne, as well as those who are facing particular challenges in their respective districts,” External link

washtimes Friday, May 20, 2022 11:41:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : "I don't know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers," "It's in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada" External link

timesofindia Friday, May 20, 2022 11:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told ( about And Black ) : “It’s not clear to me what the intent was in drafting a map that has disenfranchised Black voters throughout the city of New York and beyond,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

wboc Friday, May 20, 2022 12:20:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

ABCnews Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

wftv Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

wsoctv Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:03:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

seattlepi Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:00:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, May 19, 2022 9:45:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries complained : “I don’t know where Steuben County is. Had no idea it existed. Neither do the overwhelming majority of New Yorkers,” “It’s in the village of Bath. Closer to Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Toronto, Canada” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, May 19, 2022 9:26:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote : “The draft redistricting map shamelessly targets historic Black representation in NY, and places four Black members of Congress into the same districts,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Wednesday, May 18, 2022 11:13:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Let me ask this question of brother Thomas,” External link

eurweb Friday, May 13, 2022 10:34:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Clarence Thomas ) : “Let me ask this question of brother Thomas,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 13, 2022 5:39:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Military assistance, economic assistance, humanitarian assistance to continue to stand with Ukraine,” External link

wwlp Thursday, May 12, 2022 12:56:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Military assistance, economic assistance, humanitarian assistance to continue to stand with Ukraine,” External link

wivb Thursday, May 12, 2022 3:58:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Military assistance, economic assistance, humanitarian assistance to continue to stand with Ukraine,” External link

wkbn Thursday, May 12, 2022 1:45:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “Africans have been in this city since before America was a country. African Americans arrived on New York shores in 1626 in shackles, and as a result of their blood, sweat, tears, intellect, ingenuity and hard work, they helped build this great city and nation. I was proud to partner with Rep. Clarke and Sen. Schumer to deliver $3 million in federal funds for the Brooklyn Museum’s world-renowned Arts of Africa collection. This funding will expand the horizons of all New Yorkers, especially our school-aged children, and connect many Brooklynites to their roots,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, May 8, 2022 3:43:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We’ve got some issues in front of us that we have to work on, in terms of combating inflation and lowering gas prices, and lowering costs for everyday Americans,” “That’s what I’m focused on at the moment” External link

washtimes Thursday, May 5, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries asked : “What evidence do you have to support that incendiary charge?” External link

dailycaller Friday, April 29, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries : “What evidence do you have to support” External link

dailycaller Friday, April 29, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “it's a day-to-day or week-to-week, certainly a month-to-month expense. and it's going to require a comprehensive response. That comprehensive response is in the works. And the sooner we can get it done, the better, hopefully over the next few weeks,” External link

wkbw Wednesday, April 27, 2022 11:21:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I haven’t seen a response yet from the MTA,” External link

nydailynews Wednesday, April 27, 2022 11:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "You know, we're going to continue to act with urgency to meet the moment, to address the needs of the American people," External link

foxbusiness Wednesday, April 27, 2022 9:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It's part of the discussion and that discussion is ongoing," External link

foxbusiness Wednesday, April 27, 2022 9:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It's not complicated. It's in our face each and every day," "It's a five-point playbook: No. 1, lie. No. 2, lie. No. 3, lie. No. 4, lie. No. 5, lie again" External link

gazette Wednesday, April 27, 2022 8:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “With respect to the House Democratic Caucus, things are puppies and rainbows, wine and roses,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, April 27, 2022 8:15:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “May God watch over all those affected during this tragic time,” External link

nydailynews Monday, April 25, 2022 6:59:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I think it's important for American corporations – as we've seen others do – to show some patriotism and to stand on the side of everyday Americans," External link

foxbusiness Tuesday, April 5, 2022 10:28:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It has ruined individual lives, ruined families, and ruined communities, particularly in communities of color,” “It’s time to end the federal cannabis prohibition” External link

forbes Friday, April 1, 2022 9:22:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “That’s not fiction, that’s fact. That’s not hyperbole, that is game changing for everyday Americans once again democrats deliver for the people,” External link

independent-UK Friday, April 1, 2022 3:24:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “Leader McCarthy indicated he had a phone call that doesn’t show up on those logs. Clearly, there’s a lot that’s missing that deserves the truth. We would hope that anybody who has information would come forward,” External link

washtimes Thursday, March 31, 2022 10:25:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It is deeply troubling that the wife of a Supreme Court justice appears to have been intimately involved in peddling the big lie, perhaps fanning the flames of the insurrection, and being involved in issues that clearly falls before the jurisdiction of a member of the United States Supreme Court," External link

gazette Wednesday, March 30, 2022 1:16:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It is deeply troubling that the wife of a Supreme Court justice appears to have been intimately involved in peddling the Big Lie, perhaps fanning the flames of the insurrection [and] being involved in issues that clearly fall before the jurisdiction of a member of the United States Supreme Court,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:46:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think there’s a reasonable argument to be made that that should happen,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:46:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “her time as a public defender, on the US Sentencing Commission and as a federal judge, combined with her life experience as a Black woman, has provided her with unique knowledge and perspective to strengthen the high court and balance the scales of justice” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, March 22, 2022 5:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : "We were unexpectedly sent this bill by the Senate. Now, we're trying to absorb it," External link

arkansasonline Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:16:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Different members have articulated a different perspective. We’ll have to come to some consensus. We were unexpectedly sent this bill by the Senate. Now, we’re trying to absorb it,” External link

wivb Monday, March 21, 2022 8:11:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Different members have articulated a different perspective. We’ll have to come to some consensus. We were unexpectedly sent this bill by the Senate. Now, we’re trying to absorb it,” External link

fox59 Monday, March 21, 2022 6:46:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think it’s an important step that we should take,” External link

wwlp Thursday, March 17, 2022 4:19:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think it’s an important step that we should take,” External link

wkbn Thursday, March 17, 2022 2:21:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It was an important moment for President Zelensky to remind all of us about the entire world, and not just the Congress, that this is a struggle between democracy and autocracy, freedom and tyranny and propaganda," "And all of us have a stake in making sure that Ukraine wins. We need to continue to do the maximum amount possible" External link

gazette Wednesday, March 16, 2022 11:08:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The practice of forced arbitration is unfair, unconscionable and unAmerican and we need to make sure through the Congress and the Fair Act that the practice of forced arbitration becomes unlawful," External link

reuters-af Tuesday, March 15, 2022 2:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I'm not sure if it's day two or three of the Democratic Issues Conference, but I can tell you it's going to be another good day. Another good day because House Democrats have been gathered together here as a family continuing to discuss how we're building a better America for the people, fighting to continue to strengthen the economy, lower costs, create millions of good-paying jobs," External link

gazette Saturday, March 12, 2022 3:48:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added ( about Mark Karples ) : "But I think increasing the global oil supply, at the moment, to the extent that there are implications, particularly for Europe, which is more heavily reliant upon Russian oil than we are here in the United States of America. You know, it’s an important discussion," External link

rian-en Thursday, March 10, 2022 12:37:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added ( about Mark Karples ) : "But I think increasing the global oil supply, at the moment, to the extent that there are implications, particularly for Europe, which is more heavily reliant upon Russian oil than we are here in the United States of America. You know, it’s an important discussion," External link

ruvr-en Wednesday, March 9, 2022 11:02:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I don't think that anything has created any pressure. He's been very clear-eyed and transparent with the American people all along the way," "I don't think anyone has pressured him into doing anything" External link

gazette Wednesday, March 9, 2022 12:10:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Vladimir Putin ) : “An attack on any democracy is an attack on every democracy. Vladimir Putin chose to launch a premeditated war, and is responsible for the pain, suffering and death that will result,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 25, 2022 12:32:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote : "The Supreme Court majority has zero legitimacy," External link

foxnews Tuesday, February 8, 2022 8:45:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “Rep. Hakeem Jeffries and his family have been specifically targeted with threats of violence on January 6th and thereafter. The effort to single out his home with phony outrage over a tax abatement his and 30,000 properties in Brooklyn have qualified for since their construction is reckless, irresponsible and may ultimately put his family at risk. Shame on you,” External link

nypost Monday, January 24, 2022 4:02:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “House Democrats have delivered in each and every area, and it’s my expectation that we’ll be able to find a pathway forward with the Senate on Build Back Better, and certainly, hopefully on voting rights,” External link

dailycaller Thursday, January 20, 2022 1:48:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "What happened to the modern day Republican Party?," External link

foxnews Wednesday, January 19, 2022 9:53:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Let's put some respect on Joe Biden's name," "President Biden has had a very good first year under very difficult circumstances" External link

foxnews Wednesday, January 19, 2022 9:53:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told ( about Eric Adams ) : “Mayor Adams has been very clear that public safety is a prerequisite to prosperity,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, January 18, 2022 1:02:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : "the health and safety of the Members, their families and staff is our top priority." External link

news-yahoo Thursday, January 13, 2022 4:21:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I’m unfamiliar with the legislation, it hasn’t been presented to me, nobody has talked to me about it. And of course I’m open to having any conversations with any members,” External link

nypost Thursday, January 13, 2022 2:53:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I’m unfamiliar with the legislation, it hasn’t been presented to me, nobody has talked to me about it. And of course I’m open to having any conversations with any members,” External link

nypost Thursday, January 13, 2022 12:52:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "With respect to Kevin McCarthy, does anyone take this guy seriously on any issue particularly as it relates to ethics," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, January 11, 2022 8:53:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I don't think, as far as I can tell, anything specific beyond the Islamophobia resolution has been ruled in or ruled out," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, December 15, 2021 6:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I haven’t commented one way or the other on Jan. 6 insurrectionists who are currently going through the criminal justice system,” External link

washtimes Tuesday, December 14, 2021 1:58:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Criminal justice reform has thankfully become a bipartisan issue in recent times," External link

gazette Saturday, December 11, 2021 4:54:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "We're going to have to message, persuade and communicate in headlines," "We're going to be very successful in getting these things done, mastering the fine print and then communicating in persuasive way" External link

npr Friday, December 10, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "It would be a constructive thing if my friends on the other side of the aisle would handle their own business in terms of the out-of-control members," External link

startribune Thursday, December 9, 2021 5:34:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I think you are now seeing at least some rank-and-file House Republicans, including most recently, Rep. [Dan] Crenshaw, indicate that this is a toxic circus that is going on on the other side of the aisle and something needs to be done about it,” External link

washtimes Thursday, December 9, 2021 12:27:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "At some point, the House as a whole is going to have to act," "There are active discussions about the appropriate way to proceed" External link

gazette Wednesday, December 8, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I believe that we’re not even close to being on pace to hitting that number that we were at in 2012,” External link

newrepublic Wednesday, December 8, 2021 2:12:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “That’s a lot on our plate in a short period of time, but we will get it done For The People,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 1, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “She has personally mentored me with sage advice, guidance and support from the moment I arrived in the House, as she has done for countless others,” External link

thegrio Friday, November 26, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It's an open question as to whether we can get to 60 votes in the Senate on voting. And if we can't, then the Senate is going to have to make some decisions as it relates to filibuster reform,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 22, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It's an open question as to whether we can get to 60 votes in the Senate on voting. And if we can't, then the Senate is going to have to make some decisions as it relates to filibuster reform,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 22, 2021 8:24:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It's an open question as to whether we can get to 60 votes in the Senate on voting. And if we can't, then the Senate is going to have to make some decisions as it relates to filibuster reform,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 22, 2021 2:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Sometimes we tend to speak in fine print because we care about governing, and we care about governing because we care about getting things done for everyday Americans," "We also recognize that we are going to have to message, persuade and communicate in headlines" External link

npr Wednesday, November 17, 2021 6:08:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “It’s clear he needs to be held accountable for his disgusting, outrageous, violent threat perpetrated against one of our colleagues here, Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez, as well as the President of the United States of America,” External link

nydailynews Wednesday, November 17, 2021 4:13:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone," External link

startribune Friday, November 5, 2021 7:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, November 5, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 5, 2021 9:28:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

independent-UK Friday, November 5, 2021 8:16:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The emergence of individuals like Eric Adams and Alvin Bragg follow in a long tradition of leaders who emerge from the fiery furnace of the Black experience in New York City, particularly in some of our toughest neighborhoods, to become public servants committed to doing a great deal of good for everyone,” External link

actionnewsjax Friday, November 5, 2021 8:15:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I believe at the end of the day we’re gonna find common ground as we always do,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, November 3, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “I believe that we need an ironclad commitment as it relates to a framework around the build back better and that all 50 senators will support,” “I think that’s been an understanding as we proceeded from the very beginning — President Biden has laid that out, Speaker Pelosi has laid that out — I support the notion that we need an ironclad agreement” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, November 2, 2021 7:43:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We are all feeling very positive about the coming together that is clearly occurring as we land these planes,” External link

nbcnews Thursday, October 21, 2021 9:10:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The strong consensus amongst the overwhelming majority of the members of the New York and New Jersey delegation is that some relief in terms of SALT should be part of this legislation,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Thursday, October 21, 2021 4:30:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The White House has indicated that they're not on a timeline, we're not on a timeline," External link

nbcnews Thursday, October 21, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : "We are just working to arrive at a consensus, and that is clearly moving in an incredibly positive direction," External link

gazette Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told ( about Affordable Care Act ) : "There is a strong commitment that was reiterated by our leadership today, to ensure that we do three things — that we strengthen the Affordable Care Act, that we are expanding Medicare benefits, and that we expand access to Medicaid," External link

gazette Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "There is strong consensus amongst the overwhelming majority of the members of the New York and New Jersey delegation that some relief, in terms of SALT, should be part of this legislation," External link

gazette Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Every single one of those issues unites Democrats in the House, in the Senate, and of course, President Biden and Vice President Harris” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We’re not on a timeline, we’re just working to arrive at the consensus that is clearly moving in an incredibly positive direction,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:34:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We are all feeling very positive about the coming together that is clearly occurring as we land these planes,” External link

nbcnews Wednesday, October 20, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The Count The Crimes To Cut Act will help reverse engineer the mass incarceration epidemic by identifying laws on the books that have been used and abused to lock many nonviolent offenders in prison for unwarranted amounts of time" External link

gazette Friday, October 15, 2021 11:30:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

nbcnews Tuesday, October 5, 2021 6:22:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

nbcnews Sunday, October 3, 2021 9:20:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, October 3, 2021 5:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "I am tempted to comment on a possible Senate candidacy," External link

nbcnews Sunday, October 3, 2021 12:54:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries concluded : “We’ve maintained from the very beginning that we were gonna close the deal, and [we’re] looking forward to getting both the infrastructure agreement done as well as the Build Back Better Act done,” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, October 2, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Affordable Care Act ) : “After more than 10 years of Republican attempts to strip so many Americans of their health care, the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act affirms that this life-changing legislation is here to stay,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, June 19, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : “Republicans champion policies for the wealthy, the well-off and corporations. Democrats fight for working families, middle-class folks, senior citizens, the poor, the sick and the afflicted. Republicans believe health care is a privilege. Democrats believe health care is a right for all,” External link

jamaica-gleaner Saturday, June 19, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Affordable Care Act ) : “After more than 10 years of Republican attempts to strip so many Americans of their health care, the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act affirms that this life-changing legislation is here to stay,” External link

jamaicaobserver Saturday, June 19, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries added : “Republicans champion policies for the wealthy, the well-off and corporations. Democrats fight for working families, middle-class folks, senior citizens, the poor, the sick and the afflicted. Republicans believe health care is a privilege. Democrats believe health care is a right for all,” External link

jamaicaobserver Saturday, June 19, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries warned : “If they choose the obstruction pathway, then we’re prepared to do what is necessary to get the American jobs plan over the finish line,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "We clearly have to get to the bottom of what happened, why it happened and how we prevent something like that from ever happening again," External link

foxnews Monday, May 31, 2021 12:48:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We clearly have to get to the bottom of what happened, why it happened, and how do we prevent something like that from ever happening again?” “We’re going to reevaluate what the way forward is in the next few days” External link

washtimes Sunday, May 30, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “The Texas law is shameful, and Republicans clearly in Texas and throughout the country want to make it harder to vote and easier to steal an election. That's the only way that I can interpret the voter suppression epidemic that we see working its way from one state, Georgia to Arizona to Texas, and all across the country, in so many different ways,” External link

thehill Sunday, May 30, 2021 6:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “I’ll let the drama, in terms of internal House dynamics, exist over on the Republican side of the aisle,” External link

whittierdailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We have a tremendous speaker, one speaker at a time, and we all stand strongly behind her” External link

whittierdailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:31:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries told : “I’ll let the drama, in terms of internal House dynamics, exist over on the Republican side of the aisle,” External link

dailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “We have a tremendous speaker, one speaker at a time, and we all stand strongly behind her” External link

dailynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote ( about Falun Dafa ) : “I applaud the continuous work of the Falun Dafa community, and their impacts on many facets of life on their members and the public,” “I want to thank the members of this group for their betterment of the world and the diversity of New York as a whole” External link

theepochtimes Tuesday, May 18, 2021 8:40:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Maya Wiley ) : “Maya’s life experiences, if she can get out and tell that story, will be particularly compelling,” “An African-American woman who lost her father at a very young age but rallied back from that adversity to follow in her father’s footsteps as a civil rights champion is a quintessential change candidate” External link

nytimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Eric Adams ) : “my respect and relationship with Eric Adams at the present moment is a strong one, and I wish him the very best” External link

nytimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “I expect that Eric Adams and Maya Wiley will perform the best in the communities of central Brooklyn, as well as in other traditionally African-American neighborhoods throughout the city of New York,” External link

nytimes Sunday, May 16, 2021 5:06:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries wrote : “As members of the NYC congressional delegation, we write regarding disaster relief for St Vincent and the Grenadines, where tens of thousands of people are in humanitarian need due to multiple eruptions of the La Soufrière volcano,” External link

jamaicaobserver Friday, April 23, 2021 1:25:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The jury has spoken and delivered a just verdict by convicting Derek Chauvin of murder,” External link

jamaicaobserver Thursday, April 22, 2021 7:13:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The jury has spoken and delivered a just verdict by convicting Derek Chauvin of murder,” External link

jamaicaobserver Wednesday, April 21, 2021 8:38:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “Lauren Boebert is a mess. Matt Gaetz is a mess. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a mess. Clean up your mess, Kevin, sit this one out,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:55:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “At the end of the day, I think we’re going to be able to get something done, particularly because we’ve got affirmative visionary leadership from Chuck Schumer,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:51:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:51:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "The prevailing emotion that many people throughout black America, myself included, felt when we heard the verdict of the jury announced was relief," "We were cautiously optimistic that justice would be done, but not convinced that it would be done. And that's why I think we were relieved, but we will continue to be resilient, as part of the effort to pass meaningful police reform legislation, and to literally lift up the principle of liberty and justice fall in America" External link

CBSnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "When you've got a situation where Lauren Boebert is a mess. Matt Gaetz is a mess. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a mess,” Jeffries said of House Republicans who have come under fire in recent weeks for their divisive views and incendiary language. “Clean up your mess, Kevin. Sit this one out. You've got no credibility here," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "We support peaceful protests, consistent with the First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of assembly, and the right to petition the government peacefully. That is what we continue to support," "So again, perhaps Kevin McCarthy should sit this one out because he's got zero moral standing. Clean up your own mess while we as House Democrats are working to clean up the mess that has been inflicted upon the American people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Perhaps he should sit this one out," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:47:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “At the end of the day, I think we’re going to be able to get something done particularly because we’ve got affirmative visionary leadership from Chuck Schumer,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:29:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "When you've got a situation where Lauren Boebert is a mess. Matt Gaetz is a mess. Marjorie Taylor Greene is a mess,” Jeffries said of House Republicans who have come under fire in recent weeks for their divisive views and incendiary language. “Clean up your mess, Kevin. Sit this one out. You've got no credibility here," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "We support peaceful protests, consistent with the First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of assembly, and the right to petition the government peacefully. That is what we continue to support," "So again, perhaps Kevin McCarthy should sit this one out because he's got zero moral standing. Clean up your own mess while we as House Democrats are working to clean up the mess that has been inflicted upon the American people," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : "Perhaps he should sit this one out," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, April 20, 2021 8:32:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “At the end of the day, I think we’re going to be able to get something done particularly because we’ve got affirmative visionary leadership from Chuck Schumer,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, April 20, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said : “The Republicans in the House are a mess right now,” “Perhaps he should sit this one out” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, April 20, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Charles Schumer ) : “The COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged this country, shuttering small businesses, leaving millions of Americans without employment, and deepening the affordable housing crisis. For many Americans, these challenges existed before the pandemic, particularly in Public Housing developments. Public Housing residents deserve to live in safe, humane and dignified conditions. That is not presently the case, given the billions of dollars of unmet maintenance and repair needs that have persisted for years. Together with Leader Schumer and the Biden administration, House Democrats are working hard to change those conditions by fighting for at least $80 billion in funding for public housing upgrades and modernization. We will not rest until we get this done,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, April 19, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : "Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, March 9, 2021 10:17:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : "Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde" External link

tv5 Tuesday, March 9, 2021 9:26:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : «Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde» External link

la-croix Tuesday, March 9, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries affirmé : "Le plan de sauvetage américain mènera à une transformation profonde" External link

france24 Tuesday, March 9, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries dijo : "Con demasiada frecuencia, cuando el estado de Nueva York se resfría, las comunidades de color contraen la fiebre. Este informe tan solo destaca el dolor, el sufrimiento y la muerte que nuestros vecinos negros, hispanos y asiático-estadounidenses han encarado durante este año. Los residentes de Nueva York necesitan un alivio completo ahora. Tenemos que asegurarnos de que cualquier ayuda que se brinde contribuya a interrumpir las disparidades raciales y étnicas en nuestro estado y nuestra nación. Agradezco a AARP New York, a la NAACP New York State Conference, a la New York Urban League, a la Asian American Federation y a la Hispanic Federation por su dedicación en la lucha a favor de los adultos mayores de color en nuestro estado" External link

prnewswire Wednesday, November 18, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries disse : "não podemos deixar começar uma nova era de policiamento agressivo nas comunidades afroamericanas em nome do distanciamento social" External link

gazetadigital Friday, May 22, 2020 1:28:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries disse : "não podemos deixar começar uma nova era de policiamento agressivo nas comunidades afroamericanas em nome do distanciamento social" External link

noticias-r7 Tuesday, May 12, 2020 12:31:00 PM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries disse ( about Donald Trump ) : "Trump requisitou uma interferência estrangeira na eleição americana e rasgou o tecido de nossa democracia" External link

ogloboglobo Tuesday, February 4, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT



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Jamie Raskin said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : "She got up with Hakeem Jeffries in the safe room, where we were all huddled, to say that she was determined that we count the votes," External link

npr Thursday, June 9, 2022 12:35:00 PM EAT

Joyce Beatty replied ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “I am sure Friday night Hakeem and I will have a conversation once this is resolved” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 11:57:00 PM EAT

Joyce Beatty replied ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “I am sure Friday night, Hakeem and I will have a conversation once this is resolved” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 20, 2022 1:29:00 AM EAT

Hakeem Jeffries said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “Rep. Hakeem Jeffries and his family have been specifically targeted with threats of violence on January 6th and thereafter. The effort to single out his home with phony outrage over a tax abatement his and 30,000 properties in Brooklyn have qualified for since their construction is reckless, irresponsible and may ultimately put his family at risk. Shame on you,” External link

nypost Monday, January 24, 2022 4:02:00 AM EAT

Curtis Sliwa said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : “This is a typical example of ‘Do as I say, not as I do.’ This is classic New York chutzpah,” “Jeffries walks around like he’s a man of the people. Meanwhile he’s ripping people off. It’s a ripoff of the taxpayers. He’s happy to get this sweetheart deal while screwing the public” External link

nypost Monday, January 24, 2022 4:02:00 AM EAT

Ted Lieu said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : "In August 2020, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and I sent a letter asking for an investigation into Louis DeJoy for a number of possible criminal violations and as sometimes is the case, if they do an investigation, it may lead to other additional possible criminal acts," "And it appears that what happened is, you had employees of Louis Dejoy make contributions to candidates and then based on what the employees said they will get reimbursed through higher bonuses and that is a straw donor scheme. It's illegal under the federal code and punishment includes both fines and jail time" External link

CBSnews Sunday, June 6, 2021 11:23:00 PM EAT

Ted Lieu said ( about Hakeem Jeffries ) : "In August 2020, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and I sent a letter asking for an investigation into Louis DeJoy for a number of possible criminal violations and as sometimes is the case, if they do an investigation, it may lead to other additional possible criminal acts," "And it appears that what happened is, you had employees of Louis Dejoy make contributions to candidates and then based on what the employees said they will get reimbursed through higher bonuses and that is a straw donor scheme. It's illegal under the federal code and punishment includes both fines and jail time" External link

CBSnews Friday, June 4, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT