Congressional Haiti and Caribbean Caucus ‘profoundly grateful’ for release of final missionaries in Haiti


The co-chairs of Congress’ Haiti Caucus and Caribbean Caucus on Friday said they were “profoundly grateful” for the release of the remaining 12 captured US and Canadian missionaries in Haiti.  

Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, the daughter of Jamaican immigrants, who represents the 9th Congressional District in Brooklyn, is the founding co-chair of the Haiti Caucus and Caribbean Caucus, along with Congressmembers Andy Levin of Michigan, Val Demings of Florida, Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts, Stacey Plaskett of the US Virgin Islands and Maxine Waters of California.