Yvette D. Clarke
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Yvette D. Clarke

Democrat

United States Representative, NY-9

New York

Addresses

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Brooklyn
1123 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY. 11225
Washington, D.C.
2058 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC. 20515
Brooklyn District Office
222 Lenox Road Suites 1 & 2
Brooklyn, NY. 11226
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Yvette D. Clarke

United States Representative, NY-9
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57
Years of Age
19
Years of Experience
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Yvette Diane Clarke (born November 21, 1964) is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, she first entered Congress in 2007, representing New York's 11th congressional district until redistricting. Clarke represented the 40th district in Brooklyn on the New York City Council from 2002 to 2006.

Issues

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Experience

Education

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Oberlin College
Graduated Public Policy/Political Science
1982 - 1986
Medgar Evers College, The City University of New York
Attended

Past Positions

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Representative
United States House of Representatives, New York
2013 - Current
Representative
United States House of Representatives, New York
2006 - 2012
Member
New York City Council, 40th District
2001 - 2006
Super Delegate
Democratic National Convention
2016
Executive Assistant
New York State Workers' Compensation Board
1992 - 1993
Former Assistant
State Senator Velmanette Montgomery
1989 - 1991
Child Care Specialist
Erasmus Neighborhood Federation
Director of Business Development
Bronx Empowerment Zone
Executive Assistant
Assemblywoman Barbara Clark
Family Day Care Coordinator
Erasmus Neighborhood Federation
Former Intern
Office of Congressman Major Owens

Other Experience

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Member
Board of Directors, The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated
Co-Chair
Medicare for All Caucus
Co-Chair
Congressional Black Women and Girls Caucus
Co-Chair
New York City Council's Women's Caucus
Co-Chair
Smart Cities Caucus
Co-Chair
Congressional Caribbean Caucus
Former Member
Small Business Committee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Ethics Committee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations (Energy and Commerce), United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Contracting and Workforce Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Founder
Multicultural Media Caucus
Member
Congressional Progressive Caucus, present
Secretary
Congressional Black Caucus
Senior Whip
Democratic Caucus

Campaign Funding

2018
2016
2014
2012
20
18
$1,081,925
Total Raised
$1,101,421
Total Spent
$61,697
Cash on Hand

Top Industries

Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.

Largest Contributors

Funding generally from an organization's PAC or its members/employees. Organizations did not donate directly.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics