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Yvette Clarke's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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: Homeland Security
July 23, 2014 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
July 21, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Full Investigation of Eric Garner's Death
July 2, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Discovery of Gilad Shaar, Eyal Yifrah, and Naftali Fraenkel
June 24, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke: Reform the Claims Process for Survivors of Sexual Assault in the Military
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 17, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Kidnapping of Gilad Shaar, Eyal Yifrah, and Naftali Fraenkel
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Provide Assistance to Government of Nigeria to Develop Specialized Units to Rescue Kidnapped Schoolgirls and Bring Boko Haram Leader to Justice
April 16, 2014 Hearing of the Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Protecting Your Personal Data: How Law Enforcement Works With the Private Sector to Prevent Cybercrime
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Jan. 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends Settlement of Stop-and-Frisk Lawsuit
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Nov. 25, 2013 Brooklyn Leaders Address Violence Connected To "Knockout Game"
July 22, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
July 16, 2013 Rangel and Members of NYC Congressional Delegation Seek Thorough DOJ Investigation & Potential Prosecution of George Zimmerman for Civil Rights Violations
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
May 29, 2013 The Adventist News Network - Thousands of Adventist Youth March Across Brooklyn Bridge Against Violence
Feb. 28, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 17, 2013 Gillibrand, Meng, Survivors of Domestic Violence to Speaker Boehner: Pass Bipartisan Violence Against Women Act Now
Jan. 3, 2013 U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Criticizes House GOP Leadership for Inaction on VAWA
Sept. 13, 2012 U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Marks the Eighteenth Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act
June 28, 2012 Rep. Clarke's Statement on Contempt Vote for Attorney General Eric Holder
June 7, 2012 U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Hosted New York City Elected Officials on Capitol Hill for End Racial Profiling Advocacy Day
May 16, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R 4970, Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 16, 2012 U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Votes Against Passage of H.R. 4970, the Republican Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012
April 25, 2012 Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Denounces Arizona Immigration Law; Urges Federal Action if Upheld in Court
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Jan. 27, 2012 Rep. Yvette D. Clarke's Statement Regarding the NYPD's Anti-Muslim Video
Dec. 9, 2011 Demanding Accountability from NYPD Officers
Dec. 6, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke's Statement on Inappropriate West Indian American Day Parade Facebook Posts by NYC Police
Nov. 14, 2011 U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Denounces Crimes of Hate In Brooklyn Community
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
Feb. 9, 2011 United Nations Tax Equalization Refund Act of 2011
July 28, 2010 Clarke Votes to Address Crack and Cocaine Sentencing Disparities
May 5, 2010 Rep. Clarke Votes For Resolution Honoring New Yorkers Who Responded In Attempted Time Square Bombing
March 26, 2010 Rep. Clarke Introduces Bill To Bolster Cybersecurity In America
March 16, 2010 Rep. Clarke Admonishes An Act Of Violence Against The LBGT Community
March 1, 2010 Caribbean Daily News - United States Congresswoman Pleased With Ethics Panel Ruling
Feb. 1, 2010 Rep. Clarke Releases Statement On Anti- Semitic Literature Found In Park Slope
Jan. 20, 2010 Homeland Security Act Of 2002 Amendment
Oct. 28, 2009 Rep. Yvette Clarke Celebrates The Signing Of The Matthew Shepard And James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act
April 23, 2009 Representative Clarke Introduces Immigration Fraud Prevention Act Of 2009
April 1, 2009 Hearing of the Intelligence, Information Sharing and Terrorism Risk Assessment Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - The Future of Fusion Centers: Potential Promise and Dangers
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Emerging Threats, Cyber Security and Science and Technology Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Do the Payment Card Industry Data Standards Reduce Cybercrime?
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Emerging Threats, Cyber Security and Science and Technology Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - The Federal Cyber Security Mission
June 18, 2008 Fair, Accurate, Secure, and Timely Redress Act of 2008
April 9, 2008 U.S. Rep. Clarke's Caribbean Crime Resolution Passes House of Representatives
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