Candidate Details

Gregory Meeks

House - Incumbent

Congressman Gregory Meeks has represented New York’s 5th Congressional District since 1998. In Congress, Rep. Meeks is the Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and serves on the Financial Services Committee. The Congressman is an ally in J Street’s mission to bring about a two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians, as well as a supporter of the JCPOA. Rep. Meeks has built a strong record of diplomacy during his time on Capitol Hill, dating back to his opposition to the Iraq War in 2003. Rep. Meeks is a true leader on US foreign policy and a voice for principled diplomacy. He was one of the earliest cosponsors of House Resolution 326, which reaffirmed Congress’s commitment to two-state solution and opposed settlement expansion and annexation.