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Congressman Nydia Velázquez from New York

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Congressman Nydia M. Velázquez
Democrat
Next Election: 2020
Nydia M. Velázquez
New York
202-225-2361
District: 7
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Latest Announcements:

Mar 4 2021 - 11:10 AM

Velazquez Joins Roybal-Allard, Clarke in Reintroduction of H.R. 6

Feb 25 2021 - 6:06 PM

Velazquez on Purim

Latest Votes:

Mar 3 2021

Voted Yes On Passage on HR1

For the People Act

Mar 3 2021

Voted No On Motion to Recommit on HR1

For the People Act

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,002,969
Individual $359,545
PAC & SuperPac $641,765
Disbursements: $888,483
Individual Refunds $678
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $7,737
Cash on Hand $183,413

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr1317 - Feb 24 2021

To provide compensation to certain residents of the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, for the use of such island for military readiness, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr1268 - Feb 23 2021

To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award targeted grants to State, Tribal, Territorial, and local health departments or nonprofit organizations in geographic locations with racial and ethnic minorities and other vulnerable populations disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 to disseminate information regarding the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
19

hr1192 - Feb 22 2021

To impose requirements on the payment of compensation to professional persons employed in voluntary cases commenced under title III of the Puerto Rico Oversight Management and Economic Stability Act (commonly known as "PROMESA").

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1192 - Feb 22 2021

To impose requirements on the payment of compensation to professional persons employed in voluntary cases commenced under title III of the Puerto Rico Oversight Management and Economic Stability Act (commonly known as "PROMESA").

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr1192 - Feb 22 2021

To impose requirements on the payment of compensation to professional persons employed in voluntary cases commenced under title III of the Puerto Rico Oversight Management and Economic Stability Act (commonly known as "PROMESA").

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr1192 - Feb 22 2021

To impose requirements on the payment of compensation to professional persons employed in voluntary cases commenced under title III of the Puerto Rico Oversight Management and Economic Stability Act (commonly known as "PROMESA").

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1188 - Feb 18 2021

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to disclose information on pay raises made to executives and non-executive employees, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1191 - Feb 18 2021

For the relief of Ravidath Lawrence Ragbir.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8824 - Nov 27 2020

To require the continuation of the FHA affordable rental housing financing partnership with the Federal Financing Bank, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres1235 - Nov 20 2020

Expressing support for the recognition and celebration of the vital role of small businesses, along with the efforts of the Small Business Administration to help Americans start, build, and grow businesses.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
20

hr8793 - Nov 19 2020

To designate Nicaragua, Honduras, and Guatemala under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
17

hr8750 - Nov 12 2020

To direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to establish a National Coastal Data Information System, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8577 - Oct 9 2020

To provide grants for Civic Justice Corps programs for court-involved, previously incarcerated, and otherwise disadvantaged youth and young adults.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8442 - Sep 29 2020

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for activities to increase the awareness and knowledge of health care providers and women with respect to ovarian and cervical cancer, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres1134 - Sep 21 2020

Expressing support for the designation of September 22, 2020, to September 24, 2020, as "National Small Business Week" to honor the entrepreneurial spirit and contributions of small businesses and entrepreneurs in the United States.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
32

hr8262 - Sep 15 2020

To amend title 49, United States Code, to establish a grant program for infrastructure improvement projects at transportation access points to facilitate or increase the use of transportation facilities by individuals with limited mobility.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8249 - Sep 14 2020

To prohibit the denial of the right to vote in elections for public office on the grounds of owing fines, fees, or restitution relating to a conviction of a criminal offense.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
16

hr8113 - Aug 25 2020

To recognize the right of the People of Puerto Rico to call a Status Convention through which the people would exercise their natural right to self-determination, and to establish a mechanism for congressional consideration of such decision, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8064 - Aug 14 2020

To authorize retail food stores and restaurants approved under the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide meals for immediate consumption, and frozen prepacked meals, to recipients of benefits provided under such Act.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7921 - Jul 31 2020

To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to community-based nonprofit organizations to operate navigator programs, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7889 - Jul 30 2020

To apply the Truth in Lending Act to small business financing, to regulate brokers and require the licensing of brokers, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7890 - Jul 30 2020

To amend chapter 11 of title 35, United States Code, to require the voluntary collection of demographic information for patent inventors, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr7764 - Jul 23 2020

To temporarily modify child nutrition programs due to COVID-19, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
10

hr7693 - Jul 20 2020

To establish a grant program to fund the installation of green roof systems on public school buildings, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr7143 - Jun 8 2020

To repeal the military surplus program under title 10, United States Code.

House Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr7144 - Jun 8 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the reckless use of excessive force under the color of law, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr6859 - May 13 2020

To authorize supplemental appropriations for public housing operations and tenant-based rental assistance, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6795 - May 8 2020

To prohibit confessions of judgment in connection with the extension of covered credit or creation of covered debt, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6384 - Mar 24 2020

To provide community-based nonprofit feeding and anti-hunger groups with funding to partner with small and mid-sized restaurants to expand meal access and delivery for low-income and vulnerable populations during a pandemic or public health emergency.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6374 - Mar 23 2020

To suspend requirements that tenants of assisted housing make contributions toward rent during the public health emergency relating to coronavirus, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6375 - Mar 23 2020

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to make disclosures related to supply chain disruption risk, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6376 - Mar 23 2020

To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to exempt the reimbursement for certain travel to return to the United States, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
11

hr6312 - Mar 19 2020

To provide relief from COVID-19 for small business concerns, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6268 - Mar 12 2020

To establish a business stabilization direct loan program and the authority to establish a secondary market guarantee in the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6040 - Feb 28 2020

To amend the Small Business Act to ensure small businesses affected by the onset of communicable diseases are eligible for disaster relief.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr5152 - Nov 18 2019

To establish a grant program under which the Secretary of Transportation will reimburse public transportation agencies that offer free unlimited transportation passes to eligible individuals.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5078 - Nov 13 2019

To amend the Small Business Act to provide re-entry entrepreneurship counseling and training services for incarcerated individuals, and for other purposes.

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5078 - Nov 13 2019

To amend the Small Business Act to provide re-entry entrepreneurship counseling and training services for incarcerated individuals, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5078 - Nov 13 2019

To amend the Small Business Act to provide re-entry entrepreneurship counseling and training services for incarcerated individuals, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5078 - Nov 13 2019

To amend the Small Business Act to provide re-entry entrepreneurship counseling and training services for incarcerated individuals, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
1