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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements

Full Name: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 27, Republican
First Elected: 08/29/1989
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 27
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Dexter; 2 Children: Amanda, Patricia; 2 Stepchildren: Douglas, Katherine
Birth Date: 07/15/1952
Birth Place: Havana, Cuba
Home City: Miami, FL
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Issue Position: Tax Reform
Issue Position: Taxes
July 8, 2014 Newsletter: Holding the IRS Accountable for Targeting American Taxpayers
May 7, 2014 Making South Florida's Voice Heard, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Bills to Honor Our Community's Past and Future
April 10, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner of Internal Revenue - Identity Theft Related Tax Fraud
Feb. 26, 2014 Fighting for South Florida, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Bills to Ensure Transparency and Impartiality from Federal Agencies
Feb. 25, 2014 Working to Streamline Services, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Increased Government Accountability
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension
Jan. 10, 2014 Protecting South Floridians from Unfair Audits, Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Bill Criminalizing Political Targeting by the IRS
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Taxpayer Money to Promote Affordable Care Act
July 1, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen Moves to Ax "Death Tax"
June 25, 2013 The Tax Penalty Faced By Same-Sex Couples Who Take Employer Sponsored Health Benefits Is Unfair, We Must End These Discriminatory Laws, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 17, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - IRS Targeting
April 24, 2013 Tax Code Liberation Day
March 26, 2013 Welcome To Miami Mr. President, But Look At What Your Policies Have Done To Our Economy With Unemployment Stubbornly High & Small Businesses Paralyzed By Uncertainty, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 22, 2013 Newsletter - Prosperity through a Responsible, Balanced Budget
July 18, 2012 Legislation that Would Require the Administration Detail Cuts it Intends to Make to Fulfill Terms of Sequester is Approved by Overwhelming Bipartisan Majority; Ros-Lehtinen says Proposed Cuts Would Weaken Our Armed Forces & Cost Florida Thousands of Jobs
May 10, 2012 Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, and Fortuño Work for Puerto Rico's Medicaid Funding
April 19, 2012 Newsletter April 19, 2012
Oct. 27, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsored Bill Approved By The House That Aims To Help Small Businesses & Medicare Providers
Sept. 12, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Bill Seeks to Stop Empowerment of Cuba, Other Repressive Regimes at UN Says U.S. Taxpayer Funds Should be Used to Promote Freedom, Not Benefit Tyrants
Sept. 2, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Douglas H. Shulman Commissioner of Internal Revenue Internal Revenue Service
Aug. 23, 2011 Cost of Government Day
Feb. 9, 2011 United Nations Tax Equalization Refund Act of 2011
Feb. 8, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Bill Seeks Refund of U.S. Overpayments to UN Fund Chairman Says Despite Rhetoric, Issue is Not Security but Doing Right by Taxpayers
Dec. 17, 2010 Ros-Lehtinen Votes For Extension Of Tax Cuts & Unemployment Benefits; Says This Mix Of Tax Cuts For All Americans & Aid For Unemployed Are Correct Steps To Aid Economy
July 20, 2010 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation To Tax Exempt BP Claims Checks For Impacted Keys Businesses
May 18, 2010 The Fair Tax and Tax Reform
May 12, 2010 Breaking The Barriers Of An Unfair Tax Code
Feb. 25, 2010 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation That Would Support Small Businesses By Extending The 2001 & 2003 Tax Cuts
Feb. 23, 2010 Where Are The Jobs?
Jan. 20, 2010 Acceleration Of Income Tax Benefits For Charitable Cash Contributions
Oct. 14, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Signs Letter To House Leaders Asking To Extend The Homebuyer's Tax Credit Past The November 30th Deadline
Feb. 13, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Votes NO On Stimulus Bill Saying It Provides Little Relief To Working Families Yet Saddles Future Generations With Unacceptable Debt
Feb. 9, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation To Repeal The Death Tax
Sept. 15, 2004 Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Tax Reform
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Economy
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