Rep. Nydia Velázquez

Representative from New York’s 7th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New York's 7th District
1993-2012 Representative New York's 12th District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Velázquez has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Velázquez is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Nydia Velázquez sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Some of Velázquez’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Mar 2015, Velázquez missed 650 of 14,774 roll call votes, which is 4.4%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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