Joseph Crowley (born March 16, 1962) is the U.S. Representative for New York’s 7th congressional district, serving since 1999. He is the Chairman of the New Democrat Coalition and the Queens County Democratic Party. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
The district encompasses portions of Queens and the Bronx. It includes neighborhoods such as Woodside, Jackson Heights, East Elmhurst and College Point in Queens as well as the neighborhoods of Castle Hill, Co-op City, Parkchester, Throggs Neck, Morris Park, Pelham Parkway, Pelham Bay, Country Club, and City Island in the eastern Bronx.
To raise funds for his 2012 re-election campaign, Congressman Crowley held his major yearly fundraiser in Queens, and commissioned Lightfield Creative for the invitation.