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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Science

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: NASA as Economic Engine
Issue Position: Employment
July 14, 2014 International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2014
May 8, 2014 Cancer Research
March 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
March 19, 2014 Letter to Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Boost Efforts on Life-limiting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Oct. 2, 2013 National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolutions, 2014
April 10, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Sets NASA's Focus on the Moon
Nov. 28, 2012 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - STEM Jobs Act of 2012
Sept. 20, 2012 STEM Jobs Act of 2012
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012
April 17, 2012 Issues Facing this Congress
March 28, 2011 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Issues Statement On Houston's Application To Be Selected As The Location For The Space Shuttle Orbiter
March 22, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Housing the Space Shuttle Orbiter
Oct. 7, 2010 Houston-Area Members Of Congress Working For NASA Compromise
July 23, 2010 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee's Statement on the NASA Mark-up Regarding the Reauthorization of Human Space Exploration
March 10, 2010 Providing For NASA Space Exploration
March 9, 2010 The Necessity For Funding NASA
Oct. 26, 2009 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of National Chemistry Week
Sept. 14, 2009 Honoring NASA
June 17, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2847, Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 16, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2847, Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 16, 2009 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
March 23, 2009 Authorizing Pilot Program For Patent Cases
March 1, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Name a new NASA Administrator
Feb. 12, 2009 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of National Engineers Week
July 10, 2008 Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Space Foundation
July 9, 2008 Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
June 12, 2008 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2008
June 12, 2008 NASA Reauthorization Bill
June 11, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6063, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2008
April 23, 2008 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act
Aug. 2, 2007 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 2272, America Competes Act
June 11, 2007 Honoring Astronaut Walter Marty Schirra And Expressing Condolences On His Passing
June 5, 2007 Expressing The Support Of Congress For The Creation Of A National Hurricane Museum And Science Center In Southwest Louisiana
May 21, 2007 21st Century Competitiveness Act Of 2007
May 2, 2007 National Science Foundation Authorization Act Of 2007
April 24, 2007 Sowing The Seeds Through Science And Engineering Research Act
March 6, 2007 Columbia Space Shuttle Memorial Study Act
Feb. 9, 2007 Temporary Extension Of Authorization Of Programs Under Small Business Act And Small Business Investment Act Of 1958
Sept. 26, 2006 Recognizing The Dedication Of The Employees At The Stennis Space Center
Sept. 19, 2006 Supporting The Goal Of Eliminating Suffering And Death Due To Cancer By The Year 2015
Sept. 14, 2006 Historically Black Colleges
July 21, 2006 Commending NASA on Completion of the Space Shuttle's Second Return-to-Flight Mission
July 19, 2006 Commending NASA on Completion of the Space Shuttle's Second Return-to-Flight Mission
June 28, 2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
June 28, 2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
June 28, 2006 Amendment Offered by Mr. Flake
June 27, 2006 Shuttle Safety
June 27, 2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
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