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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

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
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Department of Agriculture's Food for Peace Program
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
Nov. 1, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Urges House Appropriators To Restrict Federal Funds For Development Or Approval Of New Catch Share Programs
Sept. 2, 2011 Key West Citizen - Bill Protects Fishermen's Jobs
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Secretary Vilsack
May 24, 2010 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on BP Oil Spill Day 35: Urges Keys Business to File Claims with BP for Economic Damage
May 20, 2010 Florida's Still Open for Business
April 5, 2010 The Citizen - Bill Would Subsidize Fishermen
Nov. 10, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Statement On Ongoing Hearings By The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; States That Pending Fisheries Closures Would Devastate Economic Viability Of South Florida Fishermen
Oct. 21, 2009 Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Efforts To Protect South Florida's Avocado Industry
Oct. 13, 2009 Monroe County, Florida, Comes To Washington
April 3, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture
April 17, 2007 Condeming Recent Violent Actions of Government of Zimbabwe Against Peaceful Opposition Party Activists and Members of Civil Society
Nov. 16, 2005 Representative Ros-Lehtinen Cosponsors Hurricane Agriculture Relief Bill
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