Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements

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Full Name: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
Current Office: U.S. House - District 27, Republican
First Elected: 08/29/1989
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 27
Primary Aug. 26, 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
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4/10/14 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner of Internal Revenue - Identity Theft Related Tax Fraud 3/11/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Do More To Fight Sex Trafficking 12/12/13 Epoch Times - Congressional Subcommittee Condemns Organ Harvesting in China 12/12/13 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittees of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Iran's Persecution of American Pastor Abedini Worsens 12/12/13 Hearing of the Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade and the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittees of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Resurgence of al-Qaeda in Iraq 10/29/13 Hearing of Joint Foreign Affairs Committee: Establishing a Syrian War Crimes Tribunal 10/23/13 Domestic Violence Month 10/22/13 Working to Fight Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation of Children, Ros-Lehtinen Affirms Commitment to Protect Girls from Modern-Day Slavery 10/22/13 DeLauro, Maloney, Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Resolution Calling For Commitment To Combat Child Trafficking 9/18/13 Improving Communications Between Law Enforcement Agencies & The National Center For Missing & Exploited Children Supported By Ros-Lehtinen 8/13/13 Release of Convicted Drug Lord Rafael Caro-Quintero from Mexican Prison is an Injustice, Says Ros-Lehtinen 7/16/13 The Story of the "Comfort Women" is a Painful Reminder of the Atrocities of Human Trafficking, and How Far We Have Yet to Go in Order to Eradicate It, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/19/13 Today's "List Of Shame' Reminds Us That Much Work Still Awaits Us to Eradicate Human Trafficking, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/12/13 This Verdict was an Indictment of the Morsi Regime's Assault on Freedom, Human Rights and Democracy. The U.S. Must Call on Morsi to Immediately Pardon all 43 Individuals and Allow the NGOs to Reopen Without Further Harassment from Government Authorities 6/05/13 The Hill - Ending Human Trafficking will Help Protect America's Children 5/17/13 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status 5/02/13 Convicted Felon Named Most Wanted Terrorist and Additional Reward Money is Offered for Her Arrest 4/25/13 Raising Awareness About the Atrocities Committed by Kermit Gosnell 4/09/13 Cuba Continues to Harbor Over 70 Fugitives Wanted by U.S. Law Enforcement Officials, Says Ros-Lehtinen 3/08/13 Diaz-Balart and Ros-Lehtinen Condemn Beating of Pro-Democracy Activist Yris Perez Aguilera by Castro Thugs 12/07/12 Secretary Clinton To Testify on Benghazi Attack Report, Ros-Lehtinen Says 7/19/12 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Unfair Trading Practices against the U.S.: Intellectual Property Rights Infringement, Property Expropriation, and Other Barriers" 6/20/12 Trafficking 'Worst' List Reminder of Modern Day Slavery's Horrors 6/12/12 As House Committee Schedules Contempt Vote On AG Holder, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Effort & Says That Holder Hasn't Been Forthcoming Nor Cooperative In Fast & Furious Arms Scandal 6/07/12 Russia Human Rights Legislation Passes Foreign Affairs Committee 6/06/12 IKEA Executives Meet with Ros-Lehtinen, Menendez, Rubio, Diaz-Balart, Rivera, Discuss Company's Alleged Past Use of Forced Laborers in Cuba 5/30/12 Charles Taylor Deserves to Spend Rest of Life in Prison, Ros-Lehtinen Says 5/21/12 Ros-Lehtinen, Sires, Diaz-Balart, & Rivera Ask International Labour Organization to Investigate Reports Of Castro Regime & Partner Companies Using Political Prisoners for Forced Labor 5/14/12 Agreement to Protect Peace Corps Volunteers is Milestone, Ros-Lehtinen Says 4/24/12 The Miami Herald - Equal Justice for Holocaust Survivors 4/11/12 Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With News That Shannon Melendi's Murderer Has Been Denied His First Parole 3/22/12 Congratulating Kristi House for its Partnership with Miami International Airport and the Port of Miami 3/19/12 Statement by Ros-Lehtinen on Shooting at Jewish School in France 3/08/12 Ros-Lehtinen: Joseph Kony "Evil,' Must Be Held Accountable for Massive Crimes against Civilians in Uganda, Central Africa 1/13/12 Ros-Lehtinen, Congressional Colleagues Demand Release of Cuban Pro-Democracy Leaders; Calls Arbitrary Detentions Appalling and Unjust 1/12/12 Ros-Lehtinen Commemorates National Human Trafficking Awareness Day 11/16/11 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Righting the Enduring Wrongs of the Holocaust: Insurance Accountability and Rail Justice" 11/15/11 Ros-Lehtinen Holds Hearing Tomorrow on Holocaust Survivors Insurance Accountability and Holocaust Rail Justice Bills 10/05/11 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - H.R. 2830, Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2011 9/21/11 Hearing of the House Foreign Relations Committee - Markup of Bills to Protect Peace Corps Volunteers, Improve Agency's Response to Crimes 9/16/11 National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims 6/29/11 Ros-Lehtinen Says Venezuela's "Tier 3' Trafficking Ranking Illustrates Chavez Regime's Ongoing Disregard of Venezuelans' Human Rights 6/28/11 Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Cuban Regime's Ongoing Promotion Of Human Trafficking 5/31/11 Ros-Lehtinen Denounces Correa's Ongoing Attack on Freedom of Expression in Ecuador 5/26/11 Ros-Lehtinen, Berman Statement on Arrest of Ratko Mladic 1/12/11 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting 1/08/11 Ros-Lehtinen, Berman Joint Statement on Attack on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords 12/08/10 Ros-Lehtinen Votes For Legislation That Re-Authorizes Ability Of Volunteer Organizations To Obtain Background Checks On Those Working With Children Or Supervising Them; Says This Bill Will Protect Children from Predatory Adults 8/16/10 Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Cuban Dictatorship's Cowardly Attacks On Reina Luisa Tamayo 7/27/10 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation To Protect The Homeless From Violent Crimes; Would Amend Hate Crimes Bill To Include Crimes Against The Homeless