Nydia M. Velázquez
Nydia Margarita Velázquez is a Puerto Rican politician who has served in the United States House of Representatives since 1993. Velázquez, a Democrat from New York, is the first Puerto Rican woman to be elected to Congress, and she was the chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus until January 3, 2011. Wikipedia*
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Nydia M. Velázquez has 555 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 1995 with 44 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 4,909 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (15), Charles B. Rangel (7), Luis Gutiérrez (7). Most common tags: Immigration, Hispanics, Federal Budget.