Hakeem Jeffries Parents: Hakeem Jeffries is an American politician who has been serving as a U.S. representative for the 8th congressional district of New York since 2013. He is also the presiding officer of the House Democratic Caucus, a position he has held since 2019. Jeffries represents the eastern Brooklyn and southwest Queens areas of New York City.
Hakeem Jeffries assumed his role as the leader of the House Democratic Caucus on January 3, 2019. Prior to this, on January 3, 2017, he served as the Co-Chair of the House Democratic Policy and Communications Committee. He then transitioned to lead the House Democratic Caucus.
Before his tenure in the U.S. House of Representatives, Hakeem Jeffries represented the 57th district in the New York State Assembly from January 1, 2007, to December 31, 2012.
Hakeem Jeffries Parents: Meet Marland Jeffries And Laneda Jeffries
Hakeem Jeffries is the son of Marland Jeffries, who unfortunately is no longer with us, and Laneda Jeffries. Marland Jeffries passed away on March 28, 1954, and he was laid to rest in Mount Union Cemetery in Mount Union, Pennsylvania, USA. However, there is limited available information regarding the parents of Hakeem Jeffries.