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WASHINGTON, D.C. –Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke has been elected to a powerful post in the United States House of Representatives.

The daughter of a Jamaican-born immigrant has entered the race for the highest political office in the United States.

NEW YORK– Legislators in New York have passed a bill that, for the first time, provides undocumented Caribbean and other immigrant students access to financial aid and scholarships for higher education in the state.

A Caribbean-born truck driver living in New York last month claimed a $298.3 million prizefor winning the second biggest Powerball lottery jackpot in the state’s history.

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