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Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez

Representing the 7th District of New York

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July 23, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement today regarding changes announced at the New York Daily News:

July 16, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement today regarding President Trump’s meeting with Vladimir Putin:

July 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) commented today on the release of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) 2017 Hurricane Season After-Action Report:

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July 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) and Rep. Yvette D.

July 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M.

July 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, three key federal lawmakers wrote to the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA), calling for the utility to incorporate renewable energy sources as the beleaguered Island’s energy production and distribution systems are modernized.  

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June 29, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) issued the following statement today calling for the abolition of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE):

June 25, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –After the alarming detention of Pablo Villavicencio, a Brooklyn pizza delivery man, Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY), Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-NY), Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) and eleven other Members of Congress have sent two letters probing the circumstances of his arrest and asking for his release from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody.

June 21, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement regarding the passing of Dimitrios "Jim" Komninos, Woodhaven community member and husband of Lisa Komninos, President of the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation.

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