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Joseph Crowley

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Joseph Crowley
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U.S. House, New York, District 7
In office
January 3, 1999-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 16
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 3, 1998
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Assembly
Bachelor'sQueens College, City University of New York
Date of birthMarch 16, 1962
Place of birthNew York, New York
ReligionRoman Catholic
Office website
Campaign website
Joseph Crowley (b. March 16, 1962) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Crowley was elected by voters from New York's 7th congressional district. Due to 2012 redistricting in New York, Crowley is running in the newly redrawn 14th district in 2012.

Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by GovTrack, Crowley is a "moderate Democratic leader".[1]


Crowley was born in New York, New York. He earned a B.A. from Queens College, City University of New York in 1985.[2]


Soon after earning his degree, Crowley was elected to the New York State Assembly in 1986.[3]

Committee assignments

U.S. House


Crowley serves on the following committees:[4]


Political positions

Specific Votes



See also: New York's 14th congressional district elections, 2012

Crowley is running for re-election in 2012, but due to New York's redistricting, he is running in the newly redrawn 14th district. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary and will face William Gibbons Jr. (R) and Anthony Gronowicz (G) in the November 6, 2012, general election.[6]


On November 2, 2010, Crowley was re-elected to the United States House for a seventh term. He defeated Kenneth A. Reynolds (R whom also ran on the Conservative Party ticket), and Anthony Gronowicz (Green).[7]

U.S. House, New York Congressional District 7 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoseph Crowley Incumbent 72.7% 71,247
     Republican Kenneth A. Reynolds 16.5% 16,145
     Blank/Scattering 9.7% 9,541
     Green 1.1% 1,038
Total Votes 97,971

Campaign donors


Breakdown of the source of Crowley's campaign funds before the 2010 election.
Crowley was re-elected to the U.S. House in 2010 for a seventh term. His campaign committee raised a total of $2,022,922 and spent $2,100,428.[8]

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Joe has been married to his wife, Kasey Crowley, for over a decade and they have three young children.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas Manton
U.S. House of Representatives - New York District 7
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Ralph Goldstein
New York State Assembly - District 30
Succeeded by
Margaret Markey