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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Labor Unions

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
Sept. 9, 2013 The Congressional Black Caucus - African Americans and the Labor Movement
April 12, 2013 Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act
April 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1120, Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act
Nov. 29, 2012 Clothe a Homeless Hero Act
July 27, 2012 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Calls for Janitor Negotiations to Start Up Next Week
Feb. 17, 2012 Standing With IBEW and in Support of Payroll Tax Legislation
Dec. 13, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Nov. 30, 2011 Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act
Sept. 15, 2011 Protecting Jobs from Government Interference Act
July 6, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama
April 20, 2011 Our Nation's Transportation Security Officers Speak Through Their Voting Rights on Collective Bargaining Rights
March 8, 2011 Horrible Undermining of Rights
July 24, 2009 Departments Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
March 4, 2009 Hearing of the Economic Opportunity Subcommittee of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - Veterans Jobs Bills
June 17, 2008 Revising Short Title of the Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
April 16, 2008 Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008
April 16, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2634, Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Dec. 4, 2007 William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2007
Nov. 8, 2007 United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Aug. 4, 2007 Keynote Address Delivered at the 16th Annual National Membership Convention Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
July 24, 2007 Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 19, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 18, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Jan. 12, 2007 30-Something Working Group
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to Elaine Chao, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor - Women's Bureau of the Department of Labor
July 20, 2006 United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
June 6, 2006 Amending Title 49, United States Code
Dec. 7, 2005 United States-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Nov. 18, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
July 27, 2005 Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 23, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 23, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R.3010, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Sept. 9, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005 (Continued)
Sept. 9, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Sept. 8, 2004 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 5006, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act...
Sept. 8, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
July 22, 2004 United States-Morocco Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
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