Steve Israel

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Steve Israel
Steve Israel, official photo portrait, 2009.jpeg
Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee
In office
January 3, 2015 – January 3, 2017
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byCheri Bustos
David Cicilline
Hakeem Jeffries
Chair of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015
LeaderNancy Pelosi
Preceded byChris Van Hollen
Succeeded byBen Luján
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from New York
In office
January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2017
Preceded byRick Lazio
Succeeded byThomas Suozzi
Constituency2nd district (2001–13)
3rd district (2013–17)
Personal details
Born (1958-05-30) May 30, 1958 (age 63)
New York City, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
EducationNassau Community College
Syracuse University
George Washington University (BA)

Steven J. Israel[1] (born May 30, 1958) is an American politician. He was the United States Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district from 2001 to 2017. He is a member of the Democratic Party and was head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee until November 2014.

In 2017, he joined CNN as a political commentator.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Lambert, Bruce (May 21, 2000). "Fight Already On for a House Seat That Could Prove Decisive". The New York Times.
  2. Rick Brand (January 17, 2017). "Steve Israel joins CNN as commentator". Newsday. Retrieved April 14, 2017.

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