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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: 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
Date Title
April 1, 2014 Working to Help South Florida, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Two Key Preparedness Bills
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice
Jan. 10, 2014 Blog: Ros-Lehtinen Supports Cybersecurity and Oversight Bills Aiming for Obamacare Accountability
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status
Nov. 1, 2013 Working to Lower Flood Insurance Rates, Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Bill to Suspend National Flood Insurance Program Premium Hikes
Oct. 11, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen Votes in Favor of the Nuclear Weapons Security and Non-Proliferation Act for the Sake of Our National Security
Oct. 4, 2013 House Passes Bills to Bolster Disaster Response Abilities and Ensure Continued Nutritional Assistance for Women, Infants, and Children
Aug. 30, 2013 Wrong for Administration to Continue Mail Talks With Cuba While Remaining Silent on the Abuses of the Castro Regime Against its People, Says Ros-Lehtinen
Aug. 27, 2013 Tomorrow Wednesday: Ileana, South Florida Congressional Delegation and Local Miami-Dade County Officials to Welcome Assistant Secretary of State William R. Brownfield to Miami for Signing of Partnership Agreement Between PortMiami and the State Department
Aug. 21, 2013 If Secretary Kerry Believes The Four State Department Employees Who Were Suspended With Pay Bear No Responsibility For Benghazi, Then Who In State Should Be Held Accountable, Asks Ros-Lehtinen
July 31, 2013 The Iran-Syria Nexus is a Grave Threat to U.S. National Security and Regional Stability, Says Ros-Lehtinen
July 31, 2013 Nuclear Iran Prevention Act of 2013
July 18, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen Leads Bipartisan Letter Urging Secretary Kerry to Instruct our Mission at the UN To Support Investigation in Panama Over North Korean-Flagged Ship
July 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, State Department - Support UN Investigation of North Korean Ship
July 17, 2013 It's Time for the Administration to Finally Act on the North Korean and Cuban Threat and Call for UN Inspectors Immediately, Says Ros-Lehtinen
July 16, 2013 Ship Caught with Missile Equipment Headed to North Korea from Cuba Needs to Serve as Wake Up Call to Obama Administration, Ros-Lehtinen Says
July 16, 2013 NBC Miami - South Floridians React After Ballistic Missile Parts Found Hidden in North Korean Ship That Sailed From Cuba
June 17, 2013 Letters to Ambassador Robert Stephen Beecroft, Ambassador to Iraq, and Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, The Republic of Iraq - Camp Liberty Attacks
June 7, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State - North Korea as a State Sponsor of Terrorism
June 4, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State - Timothy Tracy Kidnapping
June 3, 2013 Letter to Honorable Roberta S. Jacobson, Assistant Secretary of Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs - Cuba
May 30, 2013 As Cuba Remains on State Sponsor of Terrorism List, Ros-Lehtinen Concerned That Report Underestimates Threat For Political Reasons
May 30, 2013 500-Page Indictment by AMIA Bombing Prosecutor Reveals Troubling Extent of Iran's Infiltration into Latin America, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 26, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation to UAE and Afghanistan
May 14, 2013 The Iraqi Government Must Adhere to Its Commitments and Ensure Safety and Security for the Residents of Camp Hurriya, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 13, 2013 Iran Chairing a UN Conference on Disarmament is Like Allowing the Inmates to Run the Prison, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 4, 2013 President's Trip Falls Short In Advancing Democracy and Freedom in Latin America, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 3, 2013 U.S. Born Convicted Spy for Cuba Jeopardized U.S. National Security Yet Is Rewarded By Being Reunited with Family in Cuba
May 2, 2013 Convicted Felon Named Most Wanted Terrorist and Additional Reward Money is Offered for Her Arrest
May 1, 2013 Letter to Excellency Dr. Jabir Habeb Jabir, Ambassador of Republic of Iraq - Camp Hurriya Terrorist Attack
May 1, 2013 Violent Attacks in Venezuelan National Assembly are Unacceptable Amid Time of Political Uncertainty, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 1, 2013 No Change in Cuba's Designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism Reaffirms the Threat Posed by the Castro Regime, Says Ros-Lehtinen
May 1, 2013 Morales' Willingness To Expel USAID from Bolivia Undermines Democratic Principles and Jeopardizes Regional Stability, Says Ros-Lehtinen
April 29, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cuban Dictatorship
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
April 4, 2013 While Iran Vows to Pursue Uranium Enrichment With "More Vigor', P5+1 Nations Will Be Pacified Jawboning with Iran, Ros-Lehtinen Says
April 2, 2013 If True, North Korea's Eagerness To Restart Nuclear Reactor To Provide Plutonium Is Misguided and Dangerous, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 19, 2013 Hearing of the House of the Middle East and North Africa and Asia and the Pacific Subcommittees of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - After the Withdrawal: The Way Forward in Afghanistan and Pakistan (Part 1)
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
March 14, 2013 Reps. Davis, Ros-Lehtinen and Roskam Introduce Israel Defense Legislation
March 13, 2013 House Votes For Bill That Requires FEMA To Conduct Study Of Voluntary Community Based Flood Insurance Options; Ros-Lehtinen Is Pleased To Support Legislation That Has The Ultimate Aim Of Providing More Flood Insurance Options To Residents
March 6, 2013 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - North Korea's Criminal Activities: Financing the Regime
March 5, 2013 The U.S. Must Expel Venezuelan Diplomat in Retaliation, Ros-Lehtinen Says
March 4, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen Votes in Favor of Legislation Improving Nation's Public Health Emergency Preparedness
Feb. 28, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen & Sherman Introduce Bi-Partisan Bill To Enhance U.S. National Security Interests Around the Globe
Feb. 28, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen & Sherman Introduce Bi-Partisan Bill To Enhance U.S. National Security Interests Around the Globe
Feb. 26, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee Middle East and North Africa of the Foreign Affairs Committee - Demonstrations in Tahrir Square: Two Years Later, What Has Changed?
Feb. 26, 2013 As Nuclear Talks Begin in Kazakhstan, Iran Continues to Buy Time As Centrifuges Continue to Spin, Says Ros-Lehtinen
Feb. 21, 2013 Cuba's Designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism Reaffirms The Regime's Long Standing Threat to U.S. National Security Interests, Says Ros-Lehtinen
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