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Yvette Clarke's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 11/21/1964
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Brooklyn, NY
Date Title
April 8, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Ending Pay Discrimination
March 19, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement in Support of ENDA
March 18, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the F.D.N.Y.'s Settlement of Racial Discrimination Lawsuit
March 7, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement of the February Jobs Report
Feb. 27, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Supports Increase in Minimum Wage
Feb. 20, 2014 Negotiate With Transit Workers
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Jan. 29, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends President Obama's State of the Union Address
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 27, 2013 Representative Clarke Commends NYC Council on Paid Sick Leave Law
June 10, 2013 Clarke Statement on Fiftieth Anniversary of Equal Pay Act
May 9, 2013 Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013
April 11, 2013 Equal Pay Day
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Feb. 28, 2012 Getting Our Nation Back to Work
Feb. 3, 2012 Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Releases Statement on January Jobs Report
Dec. 23, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke's Statement on the Passage of the Payroll Tax Cut Extension
Dec. 20, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke's Statement on Republicans Not Voting to Extend the Payroll Tax Cut Extension
Sept. 15, 2011 Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act
Sept. 3, 2011 Congressional Black Caucus Hour
July 26, 2011 Where are the Jobs?
June 3, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke's Statement on May's Job Report
May 4, 2011 Rep. Yvette D. Clarke's Statement on H.R. 3
Nov. 19, 2010 Rep. Clarke's Statement On Senate Approving 4.6 Billion For Minority Farmers
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Dec. 8, 2009 Rep. Clarke Applauds President Obama's New Jobs Initiatives
June 24, 2009 Representative Clarke Praises Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act Of 2009
June 12, 2008 Rep. Clarke Votes for Legislation to Extend Unemployment Benefits
March 1, 2007 Employee Free Choice Act
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Labor
Jan. 1, 2009 Issue Position: Small Business
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