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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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: METRO and Transportation
Issue Position: Employment
July 8, 2014 Department of Homeland Security Interoperable Communications Act
July 8, 2014 In Support of H.R. 4812 "Honor Flight Act"
July 8, 2014 Preclearance Authorization Act of 2014
June 12, 2014 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Condemns the Recent Violence at the Karachi Jinnah International Airport in Pakistan
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 20, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act
April 7, 2014 The Disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 25, 2014 The American Way
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. 26, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Highlights High Speed Rail from San Antonio to Monterrey at Summit in Washington
Feb. 21, 2014 Medical Certification Requirements for Airmen and Air traffic Controllers Relating to Sleep Disorders
Jan. 13, 2014 Letter to House Homeland Security Chair Michael McCaul - Address Planned Abu Dhabi Preclearance Facilities
Dec. 3, 2013 TSA Loose Change Act
Dec. 3, 2013 Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2013
Dec. 3, 2013 Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act
Dec. 2, 2013 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Oct. 9, 2013 Federal Aviation Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 10, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Announces that TSA Pre Expands to Houstan's William P. Hobby Airport
Aug. 27, 2013 City of Houston to Receive $9,800,000 in Grants from the Federal Aviation Administration
Aug. 1, 2013 The Federal Government, an Umbrella on a Rainy Day
July 8, 2013 Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge
June 5, 2013 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Applauds the Decision of TSA to Abandon Plans to Allow Knives on Planes
May 21, 2013 Helping Heroes Fly Act
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 25, 2013 Get Rid of Sequestration
April 16, 2013 Protecting America
April 10, 2013 Eliminate The Sequester
April 8, 2013 Houston Needs to Keep Pushing Foward for a World Class Light Rail System
March 15, 2013 Rep. Thompson, Rep Richmond Introduce Bill to Keep TSA in Check
Dec. 12, 2012 No-Hassle Flying Act of 2012
Oct. 4, 2012 Thompson, Jackson-Lee Inquire on TSA Insider Threat Policies
Sept. 11, 2012 No-Hassle Flying Act of 2012
Aug. 1, 2012 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - "Breach of Trust: Addressing Misconduct Among TSA Screeners"
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - "A Decade After 9/11 Could American Flight Schools Still Unknowingly Be Training Terrorists?"
July 11, 2012 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - "Has TSA Met the Deadline to Provide Expedited Screening to Military Service Members?"
June 29, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 4348, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
June 29, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5856, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6020, Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 438, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
June 28, 2012 Recommending that Attorney General Eric Holder Be Found in Contempt of Congress
June 26, 2012 Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2012
June 26, 2012 Transportation Worker Identification Process Reform Act
June 26, 2012 Gauging American Port Security Act
June 26, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
June 20, 2012 Congressman Al Green Joins Houston Delegation Members in Congratulating City of Houston for Receiving $15 million TIGER Grant
June 19, 2012 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - "Is TSA's Planned Purchase of CAT/BPSS a Wise Use of Taxpayer Dollars?"
June 19, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 7, 2012 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013
June 7, 2012 Hearing of the Transportation Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - TSA's Efforts to Fix Its Poor Customer Service Reputation and Become a Leaner, Smarter Agency
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