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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: Afghanistan and Iraq
Issue Position: War on Terror
Issue Position: Emergency Management
Issue Position: Employment
Issue Position: Security
Issue Position: Security
July 22, 2014 Honor Flight Act
July 22, 2014 TSA Office of Inspection Accountability Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2014
July 14, 2014 National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorizaton of 2014
July 8, 2014 Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Authorization and Accountability Act of 2014
July 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - Crisis on the Texas Border: Surge of Unaccompanied Minors
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
May 30, 2014 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015
May 30, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 47475, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4681, Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015; and for Other Purposes
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 22, 2014 USA Freedom Act
May 21, 2014 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R> 4435, Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015; and Providing for Consideration of H.R.. 361, USA Freedom Act
May 20, 2014 Hearing of Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee of the House National Security Committee - Markup of H.R. 3203, H.R. 3488, and H.R. 3846
April 29, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Statement on Tornadoes in Iowa, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Other Parts of the South
April 9, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Joins President Obama the Rest of the Congressional Delegation at Memorial for Fallen Soldiers at Fort Hood
April 2, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee for Zero Tolerance for Security Breaches on Military Bases and Government Facilities
April 1, 2014 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 13, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secreatary of the Department of State and Jeh Johson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Airline Security Answers after Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight
Feb. 27, 2014 All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014
Feb. 5, 2014 Legislation Protecting the Fourth Amendment
Feb. 3, 2014 Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act
Jan. 22, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Calls for Passage of Legislation Reducing the Number of For-Profit Private Contractors Engaged in the Conduct of Intelligence Activities
Jan. 13, 2014 Letter to House Homeland Security Chair Michael McCaul - Address Planned Abu Dhabi Preclearance Facilities
Dec. 18, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Calls for Major Reforms of National Security Agency
Dec. 12, 2013 Joint Explanatory Statement to Accompany the National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 3, 2013 Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Land Trust
Dec. 3, 2013 TSA Loose Change Act
Dec. 3, 2013 Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act
Oct. 4, 2013 Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Sept. 16, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Responds to Shooting Incident Accident in Washington
Sept. 9, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Applauds Actions by President Obama to Reform NSA Surveillance Programs to Strike Proper Balance between Protecting the Security of America and th Privacy and Civil Liberties of Americans
Aug. 9, 2013 Congresswoman Jackson Lee Applauds Actions by President Obama to Reform NSA Surveillance Programs to Strike Proper Balance between Protecting the Security of America and the Privacy and Civil Liberties of Americans
Aug. 1, 2013 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 5, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Applauds the Decision of TSA to Abandon Plans to Allow Knives on Planes
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 20, 2013 Let's Stand Up and Be of Help
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 23, 2013 Homeland Security Issues
April 18, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 18, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
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