Nydia M. Velázquez

Nydia Margarita Velázquez Serrano is a politician serving in the United States House of Representatives since 1993. A Democrat from New York, Velázquez chaired the Congressional Hispanic Caucus until January 3, 2011. Her district, in New York City, was numbered the from 1993 to 2013 and has been numbered the since 2013. Velázquez is the first Puerto Rican woman to serve in the United States Congress. Wikipedia*

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Nydia M. Velázquez has 746 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Congressional News Conference as a Democratic Representative for New York's 12th district. The year with the most videos was 2020 with 53 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2019 with an average of 6,924 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (16), Lucille Roybal Allard (8), Jerry Nadler (8). Most common tags: Immigration, Hispanics, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2013 - Present U.S. Representative, D-NY 7th

Videos: 347


U.S. Representative, D-NY 12th January 3, 1993 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 392 Chair, Board of Directors, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute c. January 6, 2009 - c. January 3, 2012 Videos: 7

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