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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: Sheila Jackson Lee
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 18, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 18
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Elwyn; 2 Children: Erica, Jason
Birth Date: 01/12/1950
Birth Place: Jamaica, NY
Home City: Houston, TX
Religion: Seventh Day Adventist
Date Title
March 26, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Demands a Vote on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
March 6, 2014 Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2013
Sept. 13, 2012 Unfinished Business in this Congress
April 27, 2011 Regarding Roll Call Vote 226, on Passage of H.R. 5146 -- Providing that Members of Congress Shall Not Receive a Cost of Living Adjustment in Pay During Fiscal Year 2011
Jan. 5, 2011 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Sworn Into 112th Congress
Nov. 12, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 30, 2010 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Mourns Passing of Senator Robert C. Byrd
March 10, 2009 Help is on the Way
Jan. 7, 2009 Rules of the House
Sept. 9, 2008 Loyal Opposition
Oct. 15, 2007 Overriding the Veto on SCHIP
May 24, 2007 Lobbying Transparency Act Of 2007
Jan. 22, 2007 Congressional Pension Accountability Act
Jan. 19, 2007 House Page Board Revision Act of 2007
July 25, 2006 Honoring Tim Friedman
Feb. 1, 2006 Eliminating Floor Privileges of Former Members and Officers
June 13, 2005 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Outraged at Disrespectful and Egregious Behavior Displayed at Judiciary Committee Hearing on PATRIOT Act
May 25, 2005 Senate Shackles Democracy
May 17, 2005 The Filibuster Must be Saved
Jan. 26, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 54, Congressional Gold Medal Enhancement Act of 2005
Jan. 4, 2005 Rules of the House
Nov. 19, 2004 General Leave
Oct. 9, 2004 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Says 108th Congress Receives a Failing Grade
July 14, 2004 Democratic Caucus Meets With Their Vice Presidential Nominee
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