Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements

Biographical

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: 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
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Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Healthcare Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Why I Voted Against the Senate Healthcare Bill Issue Position: Health 6/23/14 Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 5/23/14 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Resignation from the VA 5/21/14 Ros-Lehtinen Supports Bill That Will Work to Make the VA More Accountable 4/01/14 Working to Help South Florida, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Two Key Preparedness Bills 3/31/14 Newsletter: Proposed Cuts to the Medicare Advantage Program are Bad for Our Seniors 3/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/05/14 Eating Disorders 2/28/14 National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2/03/14 Protecting the Homeland and Working for our Veterans, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Two Important Bills 12/12/13 Helping Children, Ros-Lehtinen Votes to Expand Research for Pediatric Care 11/22/13 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate 11/14/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - New AIDS Treatment Goal 11/13/13 Ros-Lehtinen Reaffirms Support for the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act, Commitment to Effective Healthcare for All 11/13/13 Working for South Florida Families, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Research on Preterm Births and Veterans Benefits Increase 11/12/13 Commemorating Breast Cancer Awareness Month 10/22/13 C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center 10/22/13 Ros-Lehtinen Introduces Congressional Resolution Honoring Cong. Young and Co-Sponsors Legislation to Designate the C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center 10/06/13 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid - Allow Senate Vote to Protect Women, Children, & Families 10/05/13 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid - Allow Senate Vote to Protect Women, Children, & Families 10/02/13 Mitochondrial Disease Caucus 10/02/13 Congress Should Work Together and Pass Legislation to Reopen Government, Including Relief Measures that Help Americans During Shutdown, Says Ros-Lehtinen 9/26/13 The Scourge of Minor Sex Trafficking 8/07/13 Ros-Lehtinen & Fellow Co-Chairs of Congressional Organ & Tissue Donation Awareness Caucus Send Letter Inviting New Members to Join Caucus 7/31/13 Pancreatic Cancer and Betsy Kaplan 7/16/13 Reps. Lee, Ros-Lehtinen, and McDermott Re-Launch Bicameral, Bipartisan Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus 7/09/13 Identifying Strategies To Prevent Breast Cancer, Cong. Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Bill That Will Create A Commission Of The Best Minds In Biomedical Research, Business & Breast Cancer Advocacy 6/02/13 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Women in the Workforce and Immigration Reform 5/07/13 Reps. Lee and Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Modernize Discriminatory HIV/AIDS Laws 3/04/13 Ros-Lehtinen Votes in Favor of Legislation Improving Nation's Public Health Emergency Preparedness 9/19/12 House Overwhelmingly Approves Legislation that Authorizes Major Construction Projects at VA Facilities Across The Nation; Ros-Lehtinen Pleased that Bill Includes Funds to Finally Finish Construction of Miami VA Operating Room 7/11/12 House Passes Repeal Of Obamacare; The American People Deserve Better, Says Ros-Lehtinen 7/10/12 In Multi-Pronged Approach, Ros-Lehtinen Asks State Department, OFAC & Miami-Dade County Health Department to Post Travel Advisories Warning Travelers of Risk They Take Traveling to Cuba During Cholera Outbreak 3/30/12 As New Director for the Miami VA is Announced, Ros-Lehtinen Urges Him to Focus Like a Laser Beam on Fixing the Problems 3/21/12 Administration's Foreign Aid Budget Will Expand Opportunities For Overseas Abortions, Ros-Lehtinen Charges 12/01/11 Ros-Lehtinen Lauds Progress, Hope on World AIDS Day 1/25/11 Hearing of the House Foreign Relations Committee - "The United Nations: Urgent Problems that Need Congressional Action" 7/06/10 Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Reacts to Reports of Ongoing Problems with Endoscopic ProceduresROCEDURES AT THE MIAMI VA 5/26/10 Letter to Mr. Gene Dodaro, Mr. Geisel, and Mr. Gambatesa; Inspectors General at the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development 3/21/10 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010 3/21/10 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010 3/16/10 Health Care Reform 2/04/10 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With Her Score From The ADAP Advocacy Association's Congressional Scorecard; Says The Fight Against HIV/AIDS Must Remain Bi-Partisan 12/15/09 Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines 12/02/09 HIV/AIDS Programs 11/07/09 Ros-Lehtinen Statement On Why She Will Vote "NO" On The Pelosi Bill