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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
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 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code
April 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
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 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 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 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 3, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Support for the National Endowment for the Arts
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
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
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
April 1, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Health Insurance Enrollment in New York
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 28, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Concerns About the "Doc Fix"
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
March 26, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Speech on Ending Racial and Religious Profiling
March 25, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby
March 24, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Celebrates Success of New York State of Health
March 21, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Celebrates the Fourth Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
March 20, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Court Decision to Disenfranchise Voters
March 19, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement in Support of ENDA
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
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
March 18, 2014 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014
March 18, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the F.D.N.Y.'s Settlement of Racial Discrimination Lawsuit
March 17, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on ACA Enrollment of Five Million
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 14, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends Review of Deportation Policy
March 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
March 13, 2014 Letter to Sheldon Silver, Speaker of the New York State Assembly, and Dean Skelos, Majority Leader of the State Senate - Continue Allocations for Brooklyn
March 12, 2014 US-Asia Institute to Honor Congressional Black Caucus
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