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Yvette Clarke's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

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
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
Jan. 29, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2014
Jan. 29, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Farm Bill's Cuts to Nutrition Assistance
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture and Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture - No Further Cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill Conference Report
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbit Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Allow Institutions of Higher Education to be able to Grow and Cultivate Hemp for Research Purposes
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
July 16, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
June 19, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Applaud $10 Million Federal Grant to Support Hunts Point Produce Market
June 16, 2011 Rep. Yvette Clarke's Opposition Statement on the Passage of the Agriculture Appropriations Act of 2012 and Cuts to the WIC Program
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Nov. 30, 2010 Rep. Clarke's Statement On House Passing 4.6 Billion For Minority Farmers
Nov. 19, 2010 Rep. Clarke's Statement On Senate Approving 4.6 Billion For Minority Farmers
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
May 20, 2008 International Food Crisis and Haiti
June 7, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Small Business - Family Farmer and Rural Small Business Priorities for the 2007 Farm Bill
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