New York's 14th congressional district

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New York's 14th congressional district
New York 's 14th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
New York 's 14th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Joseph Crowley (DQueens)
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New York's 14th Congressional District is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives located in New York City, represented by Democrat Joseph Crowley.

The district includes the eastern Bronx and part of north-central Queens. The Queens portion includes the neighborhoods of College Point, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights and Woodside. The Bronx portion of the district includes the neighborhoods of Co-op City, Morris Park, Parkchester, Pelham Bay, and Throgs Neck as well as City Island. Before Redistricting for the 2012 election, much of this area was included in New York's 7th congressional district.

From 2003-2013, it included most of the East Side of Manhattan, all of Roosevelt Island and the neighborhoods of Astoria, Long Island City, and Sunnyside in Queens. Museum Mile, all of Central Park, and the United Nations Headquarters were located within this district.

Voting[edit]

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
1992 President Clinton 69 - 23%
1996 President Clinton 70 - 23%
2000 President Gore 70 - 23%
2004 President Kerry 74 - 25%
2008 President Obama 78 - 21%

Components[edit]

• 1903–1913: [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]

During the 1970s, this area was the 18th district; in the 1980s it was the 15th district.

The District was a Brooklyn-based seat until 1982 when it became the Staten Island district. In 1992 it became the East Side of Manhattan district, which for most of its existence had been the 17th district. In 2012, the district shifted to the former territory of the 7th district in Queens and The Bronx.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District Home Note
District created 1803
'Portrait of General Erastus Root' by Rembrandt Peale, High Museum.JPG Erastus Root Democratic-Republican March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1805
No image.svg John Russell Democratic-Republican March 4, 1805 – March 3, 1809
No image.svg Vincent Mathews Federalist March 4, 1809 – March 3, 1811
No image.svg Daniel Avery Democratic-Republican March 4, 1811 – March 3, 1813 Redistricted to the 20th district
No image.svg Jacob Markell Federalist March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 Manheim
Cady daniel.jpg Daniel Cady Federalist March 4, 1815 – March 3, 1817 Johnstown
No image.svg John Herkimer Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1819 Danube
No image.svg John Fay Democratic-Republican March 4, 1819 – March 3, 1821 Northampton
Vacant March 4 - December 3, 1821 The United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 1821 were held in April, after the congressional term had already begun. It is not clear when the result was announced or the credentials were issued.
Alfred Conkling.JPG Alfred Conkling Democratic-Republican December 3, 1821 – March 3, 1823 Canajoharie
No image.svg Henry R. Storrs Adams-Clay Federalist March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825
Adams March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1831
Samuel Beardsley.jpg Samuel Beardsley Jacksonian March 4, 1831 – March 3, 1833 Redistricted to the 17th district
Ransom H. Gillet.jpg Ransom H. Gillet Jacksonian March 4, 1833 – March 3, 1837
No image.svg James B. Spencer Democratic March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1839
No image.svg John Fine Democratic March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1841
Henry Bell Van Rensselaer.jpg Henry Bell Van Rensselaer Whig March 4, 1841 – March 3, 1843
Charles Rogers New York Congressman.jpg Charles Rogers Whig March 4, 1843 – March 3, 1845
No image.svg Erastus D. Culver Whig March 4, 1845 – March 3, 1847
Orlando Kellogg.jpg Orlando Kellogg Whig March 4, 1847 – March 3, 1849
No image.svg George R. Andrews Whig March 4, 1849 – March 3, 1851
No image.svg John H. Boyd Whig March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853
Rufus Wheeler Peckham (1809 - 1873).jpg Rufus W. Peckham Democratic March 4, 1853 – March 3, 1855
No image.svg Samuel Dickson Opposition March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857
Erastus Corning.jpg Erastus Corning Democratic March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1859
John Hazard Reynolds.jpg John H. Reynolds Anti-Lecompton Democrat March 4, 1859 – March 4, 1861
Erastus Corning.jpg Erastus Corning Democratic March 4, 1861 – October 5, 1863 Resigned
vacant October 5, 1863 – December 7, 1863
John Van Schaick Lansing Pruyn.jpg John Van S. L. Pruyn Democratic December 7, 1863 – March 3, 1865
Charles Goodyear (Congressman from New York).jpg Charles Goodyear Democratic March 4, 1865 – March 3, 1867
John Van Schaick Lansing Pruyn.jpg John Van S. L. Pruyn Democratic March 4, 1867 – March 3, 1869
Stephen L. Mayham.jpg Stephen L. Mayham Democratic March 4, 1869 – March 3, 1871
Eli Perry.jpg Eli Perry Democratic March 4, 1871 – March 3, 1873 Redistricted to the 15th district
David Miller De Witt.jpg David M. De Witt Democratic March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1875
GeorgeMBeebe.jpg George M. Beebe Democratic March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1879
John W. Ferdon.jpg John W. Ferdon Republican March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1881
Lewis Beach.jpg Lewis Beach Democratic March 4, 1881 – March 3, 1885 Redistricted from the 15th district
William G. Stahlnecker.jpg William G. Stahlnecker Democratic March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1893
John R. Fellows.jpg John R. Fellows Democratic March 4, 1893 – December 31, 1893 Redistricted from the 6th district, resigned to serve as New York County District Attorney
vacant January 1, 1894 – January 30, 1894
Lemuel E. Quigg.jpg Lemuel E. Quigg Republican January 30, 1894 – March 3, 1899
William Astor Chanler in 1896.jpg William A. Chanler Democratic March 4, 1899 – March 3, 1901
William Douglas (Congressman).jpg William H. Douglas Republican March 4, 1901 – March 3, 1903 Redistricted to the 15th district
Ira Edgar Rider.jpg Ira E. Rider Democratic March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1905
CharlesTowne.jpg Charles A. Towne Democratic March 4, 1905 – March 3, 1907
Willett 4733194634 ae89a1f615 o.jpg William Willet, Jr. Democratic March 4, 1907 – March 3, 1911
J. J. Kindred.jpg John J. Kindred Democratic March 4, 1911 – March 3, 1913
Jefferson Levy.jpg Jefferson M. Levy Democratic March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Redistricted from the 13th district
No image.svg Michael F. Farley Democratic March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917
Fiorello LaGuardia.jpg Fiorello H. LaGuardia Republican March 4, 1917 – December 31, 1919 Resigned
vacant January 1, 1920 – November 2, 1920
Nathan D. Perlman.jpg Nathan D. Perlman Republican November 2, 1920 – March 3, 1927
William Sirovich.jpg William I. Sirovich Democratic March 4, 1927 – December 17, 1939 Died
vacant December 17, 1939 – February 6, 1940
M. Michael Edelstein.jpg Morris Michael Edelstein Democratic February 6, 1940 – June 4, 1941 Died
vacant June 4, 1941 – July 29, 1941
Arthur G. Klein.jpg Arthur George Klein Democratic July 29, 1941 – January 3, 1945
Leo F. Rayfiel.jpg Leo F. Rayfiel Democratic January 3, 1945 – September 13, 1947 Resigned
vacant September 14, 1947 – November 3, 1947
Abraham J. Multer.jpg Abraham J. Multer Democratic November 4, 1947 – January 3, 1953 Redistricted to the 13th district
John James Rooney.jpg John J. Rooney Democratic January 3, 1953 – December 31, 1974 Redistricted from the 12th district, resigned
vacant January 1, 1975 – January 2, 1975
Fred Richmond.jpg Frederick W. Richmond Democratic January 3, 1975 – August 25, 1982 Resigned
vacant August 26, 1982 – January 2, 1983
Guy Molinari 1987 congressional photo.jpg Guy V. Molinari Republican January 3, 1983 – December 31, 1989 Redistricted from the 17th district, resigned
vacant January 1, 1990 – March 19, 1990
Susan Molinari 1998.jpg Susan Molinari Republican March 20, 1990 – January 3, 1993 Redistricted to the 13th district
Carolynmaloney.jpg Carolyn B. Maloney Democratic January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2013 Redistricted to the 12th district
Josephcrowley.jpeg Joseph Crowley Democratic January 3, 2013 – present Redistricted from the 7th district

In fiction[edit]

In the TV series Heroes, the character Nathan Petrelli won the 14th district's congressional seat in 2006 election in a landslide, thanks to electoral fraud. He did not take the seat, however.[1]

Election results[edit]

Presidential races[edit]

Year Office Results
2000 President Gore (D) 70 - 23%
2004 President Kerry (D) 74 - 25%
2008 President Obama (D) 78 - 21%

Congressional races[edit]

Note that in New York State electoral politics there are numerous minor parties at various points on the political spectrum. Certain parties will invariably endorse either the Republican or Democratic candidate for every office, hence the state electoral results contain both the party votes, and the final candidate votes (Listed as "Recap").

U.S. House election, 1870: New York District 14[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Eli Perry 17,716 54.1
Republican Minard Harder 14,726 44.9
Labor Reform Party John Hastings 336 1.0
Majority 2,990 9.2
Turnout 32,778 100

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U.S. House election, 1996: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 130,175 72.4
Republican Jeffrey E. Livingston 42,641 23.7
Green Thomas K. Leighton 3,512 2.0
Conservative Joseph A. Lavezzo 2,188 1.2
Right to Life Delco L. Cornett 1,221 0.7
Majority 87,534 48.7
Turnout 179,737 100
U.S. House election, 1998: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 111,072 77.4 +5.0
Republican Stephanie E. Kupferman 32,458 22.6 -1.1
Majority 78,614 54.8 +6.1
Turnout 143,530 100 -20.1
U.S. House election, 2000: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 148,080 73.9 -3.5
Republican C. Adrienne Rhodes 45,453 22.7 +0.1
Green Sandra Stevens 4,869 2.4 +2.4
Independence Frederick D. Newman 1,946 1.0 +1.0
Majority 102,627 51.2 -3.6
Turnout 200,348 100 +39.6
U.S. House election, 2002: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 95,931 75.3 +1.4
Republican Anton Srdanovic 31,548 24.7 +2.0
Majority 64,383 50.5 -0.7
Turnout 127,479 100 -36.4
U.S. House election, 2004: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 186,688 81.1 +5.8
Republican Anton Srdanovic 43,623 18.9 -5.8
Majority 143,065 62.1 +11.6
Turnout 230,311 100 +80.7
U.S. House election, 2006: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 119,582 84.5 +3.4
Republican Danniel Maio 21,969 15.5 -3.4
Majority 97,613 69.0 +6.9
Turnout 141,551 100 -38.5
U.S. House election, 2008: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 183,239 79.9 -4.6
Republican Robert G. Heim 43,385 18.9 +3.4
Libertarian Isaiah Matos 2,659 1.2 +1.2
Majority 139,854 61.0 -8.0
Turnout 229,283 100 +62.0
U.S. House election, 2010: New York District 14
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carolyn B. Maloney 107,327 75.1 -4.8
Republican David Ryan Brumberg 32,065 22.4 +3.5
Conservative Timothy J. Healy 1,891 1.3 +1.3
Independence Dino L. LaVerghetta 1,617 1.1 +1.1
Majority 75,262 52.7 -8.3
Turnout 142,900 100 -37.7

Historical district boundaries[edit]

2003 - 2013

See also[edit]

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