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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
July 14, 2014 Federal Register Modernization Act
May 8, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 567, Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
Feb. 27, 2014 All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014
Feb. 26, 2014 All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014
Feb. 26, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3865, Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2804, All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014; And Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Jan. 9, 2014 Finding Common Ground
Dec. 12, 2013 Honest Reflection
Nov. 20, 2013 Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
Oct. 17, 2013 Congress Finally Votes to End Republican Attempts to Shut Down Government and Prevent America From Paying Its Bills
Oct. 16, 2013 Moving Toward a Place America Should Not Be
Oct. 16, 2013 Mercy for the American People
Oct. 16, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Oct. 15, 2013 The Government Shutdown and Head Start
Oct. 15, 2013 Let's Open the Government
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner - Government Shutdown
Oct. 14, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Oct. 14, 2013 Rep. Jackson Lee Signs Petition to Reopen the Government, Calls on Republicans to Sign On
Oct. 11, 2013 Relating to Consideration of House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 378, Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar; and Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 379, Expressing Sense of House Relating to Crop Insurance
Oct. 11, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Government Shutdown and ACA
Oct. 10, 2013 Border Security and Enforcement Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 10, 2013 Need to Reopen Government Now
Oct. 10, 2013 It's Time to Vote
Oct. 10, 2013 Issues of the Day
Oct. 9, 2013 Honoring the Families of Fallen Heroes
Oct. 9, 2013 Federal Aviation Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 9, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 9, 2013 Investing of America's People
Oct. 8, 2013 Open the Government
Oct. 8, 2013 End the Travesty and Do What's Right
Oct. 8, 2013 Head Start Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 8, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 89, Expected Employees' Pay Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3273, Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth Working Group Act of 2013; And Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 90, Federal Aviation Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 8, 2013 Excepted Employees' Pay Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Calls Upon the Secretary of Defense to Direct that Death Benefits be Paid to the Military Families of Our Fallen Service Men and Woman
Oct. 8, 2013 Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth Working Group Act of 2013
Oct. 7, 2013 Food and Drug Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 7, 2013 Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act (H.R. 3223)
Oct. 7, 2013 Shutdown's Impact in my District
Oct. 7, 2013 Representative Sheila Jackson Lee Urges Speaker Boehner to End the Republican Shutdown
Oct. 5, 2013 Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 4, 2013 Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 4, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 75, Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions; And for Other Purposes
Oct. 4, 2013 End the Crisis
Oct. 4, 2013 Vote on a Clean CR
Oct. 4, 2013 Honor Veterans by Fully Funding the Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 Government Shutdown
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