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Congresswoman Yvette Clarke

Representing the 9th District of New York


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Apr 25, 2016 Press Release
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.

Apr 20, 2016 Press Release
Rep. Clarke urges White House to support request for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to delay action on the set top box proposal in order to conduct a full impact study on multicultural media.

Washington, DC –     Today, U.S. Representative Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09) remains steadfast in her efforts to urge the FCC to consider the potentially damaging impact the proposed ‘Set Top Box’ policy changes will have on small, independent and multicultural media before finalizing the proposed rules.  Rep.

Jan 19, 2016 Press Release

“President Obama’s executive action for immigrant families in the United States is a common-sense, reprioritization of resources designed to provide relief for immigrant family members facing the threat of separation from one another.