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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

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: Homeland Security
May 22, 2014 Two Amendments Offered by Ros-Lehtinen to the FY15 National Defense Authorization Act Passes the House of Representatives
Feb. 5, 2014 As Uncertainty Looms Over Our Post-2014 Footprint in Afghanistan, the U.S. Cannot Afford to Lose Ground in the Battle Against the Afghan Drug Trade, Says Ros-Lehtinen
Oct. 29, 2013 Hearing of the MENA and Asia and Pacific Joint Subcommittee - After the Withdrawal: The Way Forward in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Aug. 13, 2013 Release of Convicted Drug Lord Rafael Caro-Quintero from Mexican Prison is an Injustice, Says Ros-Lehtinen
April 8, 2013 The Spread of Narco-Terrorism Between African Nations and the Western Hemisphere Pose Threat to U.S. National Security, Ros-Lehtinen Says
July 2, 2012 With Introduction of Security Bill, Ros-Lehtinen Seeks to Protect U.S. Interests, Allies in Western Hemisphere
June 12, 2012 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman of the Committee on Energy &Commerce, Tom Harkin, Chairman of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor &Pensions, and Henry A. Waxman, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions
May 11, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Remarks at the Seventh Annual Latin America Conference - "Security Threats and Economic Opportunities in the Hemisphere"
Feb. 2, 2012 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Iranian Activity in the Western Hemisphere
Dec. 14, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With House Passage of Legislation That Will Allow Prosecution In US Courts Of Persons Who Conspire To Traffic Drugs Overseas; Says The US Should Not Be A Safe Haven For Drug Traffickers To Plan Their International Narcotics Operation
Nov. 9, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Says Morales Refusal to Cooperate with U.S. on Anti-Drug Efforts Undermines Regional Security; In Previous Letter to Clinton, Ros-Lehtinen Expressed Opposition to New Agreement until Bolivia Meets Obligations
Oct. 13, 2011 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Emerging Threats and Security in the Western Hemisphere: Next Steps for U.S. Policy
Sept. 16, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Refusal of Venezuela, Bolivia to Combat Drug Trafficking
Feb. 24, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Lauds Progress in Colombia, Urges Continued U.S.-Colombia Partnership against Extremists and Drug Traffickers
March 9, 2010 Sense Of House Regarding Assistance To Mexico In Fight Against Drug Violence
Dec. 8, 2009 Western Hemisphere Drug Policy Commission Act Of 2009
Oct. 15, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen And Others Urge Speaker Pelosi To Help With The Way Medicare Counts The Aids Drug Assistance Program & Thus Close The Doughnut Hole In AIDS Treatment
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011
April 9, 2008 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Caribbean Drug Crime
Nov. 14, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Merida Initiative
Aug. 9, 2007 Joint Statement of Lantos and Ros-Lehtinen on Announcement of Revised Counter-narcotics Strategy in Afghanistan
June 21, 2007 Ros-Lehtinen Co-sponsors Initiative to Accelerate U.S. Response to Outbreak of Strain of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
June 6, 2007 Afghanistan Freedom and Security Support Act of 2007
Sept. 29, 2004 Recognizing the Century Council and Nickelodeon
March 3, 2004 Federal News Service - Hearing of the Subcom. on the Western Hemisphere of House Committee on International Relations on Haiti - Transcript
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