Grace Meng

Democrat for NY-US House, 6

First elected in 2012

Date of birth: 10/1/75

Top issues: Children’s Issues, Healthcare

Committees: House Committee on Appropriations— Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies; Subcommittee on Homeland Security; Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs; House Committee on Ethics.

Former profession: Lawyer

Education: J.D., Benjamin B. Cardoozo School of Law; B.A., University of Michigan

Election Outlook: Safe

Did you know?

Grace is the first Asian-American in the history of New York’s congressional delegation.