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Yvette Clarke's Public Statements

Full Name: Yvette Diane Clarke
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 11/21/1964
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Brooklyn, NY
Date Title
Issue Position: Labor
Issue Position: Issues Significant To Women
Issue Position: What Can Be Done to Protect Civilians in Darfur?
Issue Position: Every Child Must Receive an Excellent Education
Issue Position: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Issue Position: Common Sense Budget Act
Issue Position: Affordable Housing Crisis
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: We Must Strengthen Democracy in Haiti
Issue Position: Small Business
Issue Position: Health Care is the Right of Every American
Issue Position: Judicial Reforms in Brooklyn
Issue Position: Clarke Urges Congress to Act on Pension Bill
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Election and Governmental Reform
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: LGBT Rights and Protection
Issue Position: Yvette Clarke Charges that Vice President Cheney Continues his Iraq Cover Up
Issue Position: Senior Citizens Must Have an Acceptable Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit
Issue Position: Clarke's Progressive Democrat Vision
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: A Rational Plan for Immigration
Issue Position: We Must Exit Iraq Now
Aug. 14, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Death of Eric Garner
Aug. 11, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Legal Services for Unaccompanied Children
Aug. 6, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commemorates the Forty-Ninth Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 31, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Colleagues to Protect Unaccompanied Children
July 31, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Lawsuit Against President Obama
July 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Proposes Cameras for NYPD Stops
July 29, 2014 Hearing of the Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, And Security Technologies Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Protecting the Homeland from Nuclear and Radiological Threats
July 29, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Passage of the Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots on the Ground Act
July 28, 2014 Critical Infrastructure Research and Development Advancement Act of 2013
July 28, 2014 National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2014
July 28, 2014 Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-On-The-Ground Act
July 28, 2014 House Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attack
July 24, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Lawsuit Against President Obama
July 23, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends Executive Order Banning LGBT Discrimination
July 23, 2014 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Courts to Uphold Affordable Health Care
July 21, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Full Investigation of Eric Garner's Death
July 15, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces $3.6 Million in Job Training Funding
July 10, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Supports Job Training for the Twenty-First Century
July 9, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Works to Protect Women's Access to Health Care
July 8, 2014 Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Authorization and Accountability Act of 2014
July 2, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Discovery of Gilad Shaar, Eyal Yifrah, and Naftali Fraenkel
July 2, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commemorates the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
June 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby
June 27, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on McCullen v. Coakley
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