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September 14, 2006

It’s Clarke!

Analysis: How Yvette won the Fightin’ 11th

Clarke-win.jpgThe Brooklyn Papers
By Dana Rubenstein and Arielle Cohen

Analysis of the 11th District Congressional race shows that several factors led to Yvette Clarke's victory: union endorsements, growing power in the Caribbean community, a non-existent white vote and Yassky's tepid position for Atlantic Yards (or was it against?).


Posted by lumi at September 14, 2006 11:18 PM