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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
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 11, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Voting to Prevent Default
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 10, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges a Vote to Expand Early Childhood Education
Feb. 10, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Mayor de Blasio's State of the City Address
Feb. 6, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Calls for the Reinstatement of Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 5, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Colleagues to Prevent Economic Disaster
Feb. 5, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends Progress on Cybersecurity Protections
Feb. 4, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Calls for Representation of Brooklyn Voters
Feb. 3, 2014 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortions and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 30, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends Settlement of Stop-and-Frisk Lawsuit
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2014
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Jan. 29, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Farm Bill's Cuts to Nutrition Assistance
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Urges the Supreme Court to Affirm Women's Rights
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Commends President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 28, 2014 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge
Jan. 24, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Celebrates Rise in NY State of Health Enrollment
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Deportations Now
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 23, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Bipartisan Commitment to Cybersecurity
Jan. 23, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Calls for Renewed Focus on Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 17, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Relief Efforts in St. Vincent & Grenadines, St. Lucia, and Dominica
Jan. 17, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Net Neutrality
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 15, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Supports Emergency and Primary Care Services at LICH
Jan. 15, 2014 Homeland Security Subcommittee Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attack
Jan. 14, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Access to the Weather Channel
Jan. 13, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Addresses Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 11, 2014 Joint Statement from Leading Congressional Voices for Haiti on Fourth Anniversary of Earthquake
Jan. 10, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the December Jobs Report
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 8, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus
Jan. 8, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke Recognizes the Fiftieth Anniversary of the War on Poverty
Jan. 6, 2014 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Cyberattacks on Snapchat and Skype
Dec. 30, 2013 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Suicide Bombings in Sochi, Russia
Dec. 28, 2013 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Expiration of Unemployment Benefits for 1.3 Million Americans
Dec. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Clarke Commends Agreement to Keep Interfaith Medical Center Open
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Wheeler, Commissioner Clyburn, Commissioner O'Rielly, Commissioner Rosenworcel, and Commissioner Pai, Federal Communications Commission - Urging Action to Improve Internet Access in Schools
Dec. 17, 2013 Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on the Debt Ceiling
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security - Request for Meeting to Discuss Humanitarian Concerns
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery
Dec. 13, 2013 Congresswoman Clarke Opposes Budget That Defunds Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Dec. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Clarke Urges Support for Public Hospitals
Dec. 12, 2013 Assessing Progress in Haiti Act of 2013
Dec. 11, 2013 McCaul, Meehan, Thompson, Clarke Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attack
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