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{{tnr}}'''Clyde Williams''' is a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[New York's 13th congressional district elections, 2012|the 13th Congressional District]] of [[New York]].
 
{{tnr}}'''Clyde Williams''' is a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[New York's 13th congressional district elections, 2012|the 13th Congressional District]] of [[New York]].
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==Biography==
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Williams was a staffer for President [[Bill Clinton]], and political director of the [[Democratic National Committee]]. He has also worked at the [[Center for American Progress]].<ref>[http://www.clyde2012.com/about/ ''Clyde Williams campaign website'' "Meet Clyde," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref> His wife served as deputy chief of staff for President [[Barack Obama]].<ref name="npr">[http://www.npr.org/2012/06/06/154452671/harlem-icon-faces-perfect-storm-in-re-election-bid ''NPR'' "Harlem Icon Faces 'Perfect Storm' In Re-Election Bid," June 13, 2012]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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According to his website, Williams' campaign platform includes the following issues:
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* Launching tourism and other job-creation initiatives<ref>[http://www.clyde2012.com/ideas/job-creation/ ''Clyde Williams campaign website'' "Job Creation," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref>
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* Expanding Pre-K programs, and supporting merit pay<ref>[http://www.clyde2012.com/ideas/education-reform/ ''Clyde Williams campaign website'' "Education Reform," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref>
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* Higher spending on infrastructure<ref>[http://www.clyde2012.com/ideas/housing-infrastructure/ ''Clyde Williams campaign website'' "Housing and Infrastructure," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[New York's 13th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
 
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Williams is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 13th congressional district elections, 2012|XXDISTRICTXX District]]. He is seeking the nomination on the Democratic ticket. He is opposed by incumbent [[Charles Rangel]], [[Adriano Espaillat]], [[Craig Schley]], and [[Joyce Johnson]] in the primary.  The general election is November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref>
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Williams is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 13th congressional district elections, 2012|13th District]]. He is seeking the nomination on the Democratic ticket. He will face incumbent [[Charles Rangel]], [[Adriano Espaillat]], [[Craig Schley]], and [[Joyce Johnson]] in the June 26 Democratic primary.  The general election is November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

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Clyde Williams
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U.S. House, New York, District 13
PartyDemocratic
Clyde Williams is a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 13th Congressional District of New York.

Biography

Williams was a staffer for President Bill Clinton, and political director of the Democratic National Committee. He has also worked at the Center for American Progress.[1] His wife served as deputy chief of staff for President Barack Obama.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

According to his website, Williams' campaign platform includes the following issues:

  • Launching tourism and other job-creation initiatives[3]
  • Expanding Pre-K programs, and supporting merit pay[4]
  • Higher spending on infrastructure[5]

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 13th congressional district elections, 2012

Williams is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing New York's 13th District. He is seeking the nomination on the Democratic ticket. He will face incumbent Charles Rangel, Adriano Espaillat, Craig Schley, and Joyce Johnson in the June 26 Democratic primary. The general election is November 6, 2012.[6]

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