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    Congressman Joseph Crowley visits Queens College to talk politics

    Rep. Joseph Crowley, D-N.Y., spoke at Rosenthal Library on Sept. 21, addressing political issues such as the Iran nuclear deal, education and the Citizens United decision. Crowley, a Queens College alum, offered his gratitude for the college’s invitation back to his alma mater to speak with individuals just like him 30 years ago. “Being the son and the grandson of immigrants, it is an honor to have the opportunity to represent such hardworking and wonderful people,” Crowley said. Crowley, first elected to Congress in 1999, previously served 12 years in the New York state Assembly. He currently represents the state’s 14th congressional district, which includes Astoria through parts of Flushing.…