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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 20, 2014 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking
May 20, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman and Jose Serrano, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Financial Services of the Committee on Appropriations - Sufficient Funding for the Small Business Export Trade Promotion Program
March 27, 2014 Ukraine Support Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
March 5, 2013 Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012
Dec. 18, 2012 Theft of Trade Secrets Clarification Act of 2012
Nov. 16, 2012 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Statement on Russia/Moldova PNTR and Russia Human Rights Bill
July 11, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4402, National Strategic and Critical Materials Production Act of 2012
March 16, 2012 We Must Achieve a Balance Between Securing our Ports and Maintaining the High Level of Global Trade
March 6, 2012 Applying Countervailing Duty Provisions to Nonmarket Economy Countries
Feb. 9, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012
Nov. 17, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Oct. 6, 2011 An Insult to the American People
June 14, 2011 Fund the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Sept. 29, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 847, James Zadroga 9/11 Health And Compensation Act Of 2010; Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2378, Currency Reform For Fair Trade Act; And Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendment To H.R. 2701, Intelligence A
Sept. 29, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 847, James Zadroga 9/11 Health And Compensation Act Of 2010; Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2378, Currency Reform For Fair Trade Act; And Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendment To H.R. 2701, Intelligence A
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 23, 2010 Letter to the Honorable House Financial Services Committee Chairman, Barney Frank and the Honorable Senate Banking Committee Chairman, Chris Dodd
April 22, 2010 Motion To Instruct Conferees On H.r. 2194, Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act Of 2009
May 5, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee - From Strategy To Implementation: The Future Of The Pakistan-U.S. Relationship
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs - U.S. Foreign Economic Policy in the Global Crisis
Sept. 18, 2008 Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008
May 13, 2008 Security Assistance and Arms Export Control Reform Act of 2008
April 17, 2008 Joint Hearing of the Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee and the Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade Subcommittees of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Preventing Nuclear Iran
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Jan. 22, 2008 Commission on the Abolition of the Transatlantic Slave Trade Act
Dec. 13, 2007 Hearing of the Courts, the Internet and Intellectual Property Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - Intellectual Property Act of 2007
Nov. 8, 2007 United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Oct. 31, 2007 Trade and Globalization Assistance Act of 2007
Oct. 31, 2007 Trade and Globalization Assistance Act of 2007
Oct. 30, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Russia on the Eve of National Elections
Oct. 18, 2007 Hearing of Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, & Intellectual Property of the House Judiciary Committee - International Piracy:Intellectual Property
Oct. 2, 2007 Commission on the Abolition of the Transatlantic Slave Trade Act
Dec. 8, 2006 Trade Laws Modification
July 26, 2006 United States and India Nuclear Cooperation Promotion Act of 2006
July 25, 2006 Export-Import Bank Reauthorization Act of 2006
July 20, 2006 United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
April 13, 2006 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Returns From Middle East After Participation at 6th Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade
March 1, 2006 Port Security
Dec. 7, 2005 United States-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
July 27, 2005 Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Feb. 2, 2005 Urging the European Union to Maintain its Arms Embargo on the People's Republic of China
July 22, 2004 United States-Morocco Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
July 8, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3598, Manufacturing Technology Competitiveness Act of 2004
May 11, 2004 Recognizing 50 Years of Relations Between the United States Government and the European Union
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