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Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez

Representing the 7th District of New York

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April 17, 2018 Press Release

Panel’s Jurisdiction Includes Puerto Rico

April 17, 2018 Press Release

On Tax Day, Unveils Proposal to Establish Tax Credit for Flood Insurance Purchase

April 13, 2018 Press Release

Says Landlord’s Tossing of Tenant Belongings Could Violate Law

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) today wrote to Manhattan District Attorney Vance asking that he investigate a recent incident occurring at 85 Bowery in which workers had discarded tenants’ belongings into a dumpster.

April 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –Today, Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement regarding House Republicans’ so-called “Balanced Budget Act”:

April 6, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –Today, Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement calling on Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt to resign.

March 23, 2018 Press Release
 
With Vote Next Week, Leads 34 Members of Congress in Condemning Privatization Proposal
 
March 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) commented today on “omnibus” spending legislation passed in the U.S. House of Representatives:

March 21, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –The U.S. House of Representatives this week approved legislation authored by Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) that would rename a Chinatown post office in memory of a local trailblazer, Mabel Lee. Velázquez’s bill, H.R. 4463 would designate a Post Office at 6 Doyers Street in Manhattan’s Chinatown, as the “Mabel Lee Memorial Post Office.”

March 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— As the Trump Administration puts environmental funding on the chopping block, today, Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) led 73 bipartisan Members of Congress in urging the federal government to provide the necessary funding to continue the cleanup of federally designated Superfund sites.

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