Rep. Donald Payne (D-NJ)

Representative for New Jersey, Democrat, NJ-10

Donald M. Payne Jr.


Home town: Newark
Born: December 16, 1958
Born in: Newark, NJ
Occupation: School Transportation Director, Toll Collector
Religion: Baptist
Marital status: M
Spouse: Beatrice
Previous political experience: Newark Municipal Council, 2006-12; Essex Co. Board of Freeholders, 2006-12
Elected in year: 2012
Next election in year: 2022
Family: 3 children
Education: Attended Kean Col., 1976-78
Ethnicity: African American


Twitter Handle:
Facebook Address: DonaldPayneJr


Homeland Security

  • Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
  • Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery
  • Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery
  • Oversight, Management, and Accountability
  • Transportation and Maritime Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

  • Aviation
  • Aviation
  • Highways and Transit
  • Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
  • Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials


Washington, D.C. Office:

106 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-3010
Phone: 202-225-3436
Fax: (202) 225-4160

Newark Office:

60 Nelson Place, 14th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973-645-3213
Fax: (973) 645-5902

Jersey City Office:

253 Martin Luther King Drive
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Phone: 201-369-0392
Fax: (201) 369-0395

Hillside Office:

1455 Liberty Avenue
Hillside, NJ 07205
Phone: 862-229-2994
Fax: (862) 225-2941