Rep. Yvette Clarke [D]

Representative from New York’s 9th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New York's 9th District (map)
2007-2012 Representative New York's 11th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Clarke has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Clarke is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Yvette Clarke sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Clarke sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Emergency Management (26%) International Affairs (21%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Immigration (11%) Taxation (11%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (11%) Housing and Community Development (11%)

Recent Bills

Some of Clarke’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, Clarke missed 369 of 6,985 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 237 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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