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JEFFRIES, Hakeem, a Representative from New York; born in Brooklyn, Kings County,
N.Y., August 4, 1970; B.A., Binghamton University, Vestal, N.Y., 1992; M.P.P.,
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1994; J.D., New York University, New
York City, N.Y., 1997; law clerk, United States District Court for the Southern
District of New York, 1997-1998; lawyer, private practice; member of the New
York state assembly, 2007-2012; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred
Thirteenth Congress (January 3, 2013-present).