New York Lawmakers Discuss Grand Jury Decision
U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) (C) joins with members of the New York congressional delegation in speaking out on a Staten Island grand jury's decision not to bring criminal charges against a white police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner December 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. Garner died after being placed in a chokehold by Daniel Pantaleo. Joining Jeffries are (L-R) Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY), Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY), Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY), Rep. Jose Serrano (D-NY) and Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-NY). The altercation was captured in a widely viewed video.