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Fri Jan 11, 2019, 07:33 PM

30. But Suozzi prevailed with the backing of the New York Democratic delegation to Congress, including

But Suozzi prevailed with the backing of the New York Democratic delegation to Congress, including Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-Brooklyn), who took Crowley’s place as House Democratic caucus leader, and the custom of rare first-term appointments to the panel.

“I’ve worked very hard for 25 years,” Suozzi added, noting he has been a CPA, a lawyer, Glen Cove mayor and Nassau County executive, giving him a broad background for the panel


On Ways and Means, Democratic leaders added longtime Rep. Gwen Moore, Wisconsin’s first black representative, and centrist second-term Rep. Stephanie Murphy of Florida, the first Vietnamese-American woman in Congress.

Ocasio-Cortez could not be reached for comment.

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