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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
Issue Position: International Affairs
Issue Position: Afghanistan and Iraq
Issue Position: Darfur
July 21, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Condemns the Russian Separatist for Delaying Access to the Internaitonal Investigatory Teams to the Crash Site and For the Misuse and Abuse to the Bodies and Their Personal Belongings
July 18, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Statement on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Tragedy
July 17, 2014 Peace Negotiations
July 16, 2014 How Long? Too Long
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 8, 2014 United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2014
July 8, 2014 Preclearance Authorization Act of 2014
July 8, 2014 Suspension of Exit Permits
June 26, 2014 Cherishing Our Children
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Terrorist Groups
June 12, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Condemns the Recent Violence at the Karachi Jinnah International Airport in Pakistan
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 20, 2014 Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Boko Haram
May 20, 2014 Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act
May 20, 2014 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking
May 19, 2014 Boko Haram Must Stop, and End it Now
May 9, 2014 Nigerian Kidnapped Girls
May 8, 2014 Free the Nigerian Girls
May 8, 2014 Find the Kidnapped Girls and Stop the Killing in Nigeria
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 9, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Commemorates the 20th Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide
April 7, 2014 The Disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
March 27, 2014 Ukraine Support Act
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 25, 2014 The American Way
March 14, 2014 Supporting Democracy in Ukraine
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 13, 2014 Letter to the Women of Afghanistan - Supporting Women of Afghanistan
March 5, 2014 Jackson Lee Introduces Legislation to Protect and Promote Equal Rights and Access for Women of South Sudan
Feb. 27, 2014 Jackson Lee Condemns Unspeakable Violence and Acts of Terror against Nigerian Students
Feb. 27, 2014 Jackson Lee Decalres Concern for Violence against Demonstrators in Venezuela
Feb. 24, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Visits Syrian Border and Witness's Morter Firing in City of Kuneitra
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 9, 2014 Finding Common Ground
Dec. 12, 2013 Nelson Mandela
Dec. 12, 2013 Assessing Progress in Haiti Act of 2013
Oct. 9, 2013 Commemorating Double Ten Day, Taiwan's National Day
Sept. 28, 2013 Department of State Operations and Embassy Security Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2014
Sept. 3, 2013 Statement of Congresswoman Jackson Lee Regarding the Situation in Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 The Situation in Syria Calls for an Immediate Response
Aug. 23, 2013 Letter to President Salva Kiir Mayardit, Republic of South Sudan - Concern with Ongoing Events in South Sudan
Aug. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Calls for End to Violence in Egypt and Restoration of Civilian Government
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