Candidate Details

Gregory Meeks

House - Incumbent

Rep. Gregory Meeks has represented New York’s 5th Congressional District since 1998. In Congress, Rep. Meeks serves on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, where he is the ranking member on the Subcommittee on Europe and Eurasia as well as a member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere. The Congressman is an ally in J Street’s mission to bring about a two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians, and he was 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.