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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
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Access to Justice for Every American
May 29, 2014 Statement on the Investigation of Inadequate Health Care at VA Hospitals
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 23, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Denial of Legal Status to Veterans
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Counterterrorism & Intelligence and Cybersecurity Subcommittee and the Infrastructure Protection & Security Technologies Subcommittee of the House National Security Committee - Assessing Persistent and Emerging Cyber Threats to the U.S. Homeland
May 19, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Cybersecurity Threat
May 13, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Student Loan Refinancing Option
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
May 9, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Charter Schools Bill
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 8, 2014 Hearing of the Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP): Threat to Critical Infrastructure
May 7, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Electrify Africa Act of 2014
May 7, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Selection of Paulette Brown as President of the American Bar Association
May 7, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Disclosure of Charter School Data
May 5, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Extension of Temporary Protected Status
May 2, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - Support for Vision Zero TIGER Application
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
May 1, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Protects Security of Chemical Facilities
April 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Raising the Minimum Wage
April 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Review of Military Hairstyles
April 29, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Designation Prison Ship Martyrs Monument as a National Monument
April 28, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education, Regarding College Banking Practices and Federal Student Aid
April 24, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the End of Net Neutrality
April 23, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action
April 22, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Prohibit Harmful Banking Practices Targeting College Campuses
April 22, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of United States Department of Housing and Urban Development - Department of Housing and Urban Development Rebuilding Budget
April 21, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Earth Day
April 18, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Anti-Semitic Flyers in the Ukraine
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
April 15, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Celebrates Passover
April 14, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Investments in Our Safety-Net Hospitals
April 14, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Passing of Basil Paterson
April 11, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Works to Expand Access to College
April 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 9, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke: Ryan Budget Threatens Small Businesses
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 8, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Ending Pay Discrimination
April 7, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Deportation for Minor Infractions
April 5, 2014 The New York CaribNews - Turning to "Sou-Sou" to Finance Small Enterprises in New York
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 3, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Support for the National Endowment for the Arts
April 2, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Works to Reduce Health Disparities
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound
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