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Caribbean Issues

March 2, 2015

Congresswoman Clarke and Congressman Jeffries Urge Investigation into Dissolution of Guyana’s National Assembly

Brooklyn, N.Y. – Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries released the following statement on their letter to Secretary of State John Kerry about their co…
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February 4, 2015

Clarke welcomes Jamaica’s PM to Congress

“Brooklyn Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke says she has welcomed and celebrated Jamaica Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller for visiting the United States Congress.…
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January 30, 2015

Congresswoman Clarke Welcomes Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller to Congress

Brooklyn, N.Y. – Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke released the following statement in celebration of the Honorable Portia Simpson Miller, Prime Minister of Jamaica, visi…
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September 12, 2014

BEHIND THE HEADLINES: Why Washington should help the Caribbean

“There is a good reason why two members of the United States (US) House of Representatives from Brooklyn are focusing attention on the economic and social needs of Caribbea…
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August 11, 2014

News A US Congresswoman’s charge

“MANDEVILLE, Manchester — United States Congresswoman Yvette Diane Clarke delivered a clear message to over 900 graduates of the Mandeville-based Northern Caribbean U…
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August 5, 2014

Yvette Clarke Backs Obama’s Immigration Plans

“Jamaican-American Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke has urged colleagues in the US House of Representatives not to eliminate basic legal protection for children in attem…
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