Joe Crowley Biography
Joe Crowley is an American politician who served as a U.S. Representative from New York State from 1999 to 2019. Additionally, from 2017 to 2019, he was Chairperson of the House Democratic Caucus. He has also been a chairperson of the Queens County Democratic Party since 2006, succeeding Thomas J. Manton.
How old is Joe Crowley
He was born in Queens, New York, United States on 16th March 1962. Crowley is 61 years old.
Joe Crowley Education
He attended a Roman Catholic School in 1981. Crowley went on and graduated from Queens College in 1985 with a degree in political science and communications.
Joe Crowley Height |Weight
He has an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches.
Joe Crowley Family
Joe’s was born to Joseph F. Crowley (father) who was an Irish American and Eileen Crowley (mother) who emigrated from County Armagh, Northern Ireland. His father once served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He later became a lawyer and a Police Department detective in New York. Moreover, he is the cousin of former New York City Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley.
Joe Crowley Wife
Crowley is married to Kasey Crowley who is a nurse. The couple is blessed with three children.
Joe Crowley Children
Crowley has three children Cullen Crowley, Kenzie Crowley, and Liam Crowley.
Joe Crowley Net worth
Crowley net worth is estimated as $250 million.
Joe Cowley previous offices
Crowley was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1998. The seat was considered open after incumbent Thomas J. Manton retired. He was again re-elected consecutively in the next nine elections. He did not face any primary challengers in the 2006 to 2016 election. On June 26, 2018, Democratic primary for New York’s 14th congressional district, Crowley was defeated by challenger Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who received 57% of the vote.
Joe represented the 7th District after Democratic Congressman Thomas J. Manton retired from Congress in 1999, having already filed for and circulated petitions for reelection. After 2013, Crowley represented New York’s 14th congressional district, which includes the eastern Bronx and part of north-central Queens. The Queens portion includes the neighborhoods of Sunnyside, Astoria, College Point, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Corona, and Woodside.
Crowley Caucus Memberships
- Ad Hoc Committee on Irish Affairs, Co-Chair
- Rare Disease Congressional Caucus, Co-Chair
- Congressional Musicians Caucus, Founder and Chair
- Bangladesh Caucus, Founder and Chair
- Congressional Caucus on India and Indian-Americans, the former co-chair
- Animal Protection Caucus
- Congressional Arts Caucus
- Congressional Historic Preservation Caucus
- Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus
- Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus
- National Service Caucus
- Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus
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