This Caribbean American Lawmaker Is Outraising Her Challenger 3-1

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: A New York, Caribbean-American lawmaker is outraising her challenger 3-1 as the countdown begins to the 2018 Congressional Primary in District 9.

Jamaican American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, has so far raised over US $610,000 as of March 2018’s filing data with the Federal Election Commission, FEC, News Americas has found.

Most of the money raised by Clarke For Congress, over $359,000, came from PAC’s, including two $5,000 donations from a group called Off The Sidelines PAC, based in Washington, D.C. The PAC is Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s call to action to encourage every woman and girl to make their voice heard on the issues they care about. Other major donations came from unions for $5,000 while $4,500 came from…

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