New York City Mayor Honours Jamaican-born Legislator
New York City mayor honours Jamaican-born legislator
He also praised her Brooklyn-based Progressive Democrats Political Association (PDPA)at a gala ceremony commemorating the 25th anniversary of the group that was foundedby the Jamaican-born Clarke.“You did something powerful that will help everyone,” said the mayor after readingpart of a New York City Proclamation.“extraordinary”, stating that the organisation has the ability to reach many.
“There was a time when many doubted PDPA,” he said. “I had the honour to
serve as Yvette’s (Congresswoman Yvette D Clarke) campaign chair. So I
wanted to be here to celebrate, because everyone in this room has made a