Representative Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Sheila Jackson Lee
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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4/10/14 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance 4/10/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code 4/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/08/14 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015 4/07/14 The Disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 4/07/14 America's Moral Compass 4/07/14 Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2014 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/04/14 46th Anniversary of Assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 4/04/14 Pro-Growth Budgeting Act of 2013 4/02/14 Raise the Minimum Wage 4/02/14 Save American Workers Act of 2014 4/02/14 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2575, Save American Workers Act of 2014 4/02/14 Affordable Care Act 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/01/14 Health Care to All Americans 4/01/14 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/28/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions 3/27/14 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 3/27/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/27/14 Ukraine Support Act 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/26/14 In Support of "National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month" 3/26/14 Immigration Reform 3/26/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia 3/26/14 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Announces New Report that Highlights Why Raising the Minimum Wage is Key for America's Women 3/26/14 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Demands a Vote on Comprehensive Immigration Reform 3/26/14 National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month 3/25/14 The American Way 3/25/14 Comprehensive Immigration Reform 3/25/14 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America 3/24/14 Women's History Month 3/20/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Sudan and South Sudan Call for Action on South Sudan Violence 3/19/14 Letter to Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Boost Efforts on Life-limiting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/14/14 Supporting Democracy in Ukraine 3/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation 3/14/14 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 3/13/14 Women's History Month 3/13/14 Children's Budget 3/13/14 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment 3/13/14 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3189, Water Rights Protection Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4015, SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014; And Providing for Proceedings During the Period from March 17, 2014 Thorugh March 21, 2014 3/13/14 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 3/13/14 Letter to the Women of Afghanistan - Supporting Women of Afghanistan 3/12/14 Executive Needs to Faithfully Observe and Respect Congressional Enactments of the Law Act of 2014