Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY) issues the following statement on the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida early this morning:
"On behalf of the people of the 9th District of NY, I'd like to express my most profound and heartfelt condolences on the tragic and senseless killing of innocent lives at the Pulse Night Club in Orlando, Florida.
Reps. Clarke, Green Statement on FCC’s Set Top Box Rule to the House Appropriations Committee
Following the public commentary period on the Notice of Proposed Rule Making, Reps. Clarke & Green formally request the FCC to wait until full impact study on multicultural media is conducted.
Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09) and Gene Green (TX-29) sent a letter along with fifty-three of their colleagues urging Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman, Tom Wheeler to suspend further action on the Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) as it pertains to the Set top Box proposal.