Yvette Clarke: A Record of a Progressive Reformer for Park Slope * Prospect Heights * Caroll Gardens * Brooklyn Heights. Vote in the Democratic Primary, Tuesday, September 12th, 2006 A Woman's Place is in the House of Representives.
- Name: Yvette Clarke
Sunday, April 23, 2006
“Bush plans to eliminate social security survivor benefits for women and children. He also wants to eliminate women’s apprenticeship opportunities for non-traditional employment, cut back on women’s health care programs and the Women in Equality Act which has helped expose women to careers in math and science. Women need to be a greater part of the dialogue in Washington. We're over half the population, after all, but account for only 15% of the representatives in Congress. ” Yvette Clarke