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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: 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
May 1, 2013 Violent Attacks in Venezuelan National Assembly are Unacceptable Amid Time of Political Uncertainty, 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 As Nuclear Talks Begin in Kazakhstan, Iran Continues to Buy Time As Centrifuges Continue to Spin, Says Ros-Lehtinen
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. 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
Feb. 19, 2013 Argentina's Overtures to Iranian Regime Undermines Real Justice for AMIA Victims, Ros-Lehtinen Says
Feb. 12, 2013 North Korea's Latest Nuclear Test Reaffirms the Regime's Reckless Actions and Threats to U.S. Interests, Ros-Lehtinen Says Bipartisan Legislation Urges Obama Administration To Reinstate North Korea as a State Sponsor of Terrorism
Dec. 11, 2012 North Korea Remains Defiant, Continues to Threaten the U.S. and Our Allies with Missile Launch, Ros-Lehtinen Says
Dec. 7, 2012 Secretary Clinton To Testify on Benghazi Attack Report, Ros-Lehtinen Says
Nov. 27, 2012 As North Korea Prepares Another Missile Launch, Ros-Lehtinen Says the U.S. Must Impose Strict Sanctions Against the Kim Regime
Nov. 15, 2012 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Benghazi and Beyond: What Went Wrong on September 11, 2012 and How to Prevent it from Happening at other Frontline Posts, Part I
Oct. 22, 2012 The Washington Times - Obama Still Trying to Sweet-talk Iran Out of Building the Bomb
Oct. 15, 2012 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Concerns About Security Needs of U.S. Embassies
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to The President
Sept. 21, 2012 On Anniversary of Arrest of Cuban Super Spy Ana Belen Montes, Ros-Lehtinen Thanks Brave Agents Who Uncovered Her & Warns Against Appeasement When Dealing with the Castro Brothers
Sept. 19, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Secretary Clinton
Sept. 19, 2012 Countering Iran in the Western Hemisphere Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Praises Americans' Courage and Sacrifice on the 11th Anniversary of 9/11
Aug. 1, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012
July 24, 2012 WIPO Director General Refuses Permission for Two Officials to Testify Before Congress
May 17, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Thanks Connie Mack for Hosting Hearing on Cuban Dictatorship's Intelligence & Terrorism Network
May 17, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Votes For A One Month Extension Of The National Flood Insurance Program While House & Senate Work Out Their Differences On A Permanent Solution
May 14, 2012 New Images Prove Iran Races Toward Nuclear Weapons While World Chases Negotiations, Ros-Lehtinen Says
May 11, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Remarks at the Seventh Annual Latin America Conference - "Security Threats and Economic Opportunities in the Hemisphere"
May 2, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Says, That if True, Cuban Spies Living in Buenos Aires Are a Further Sign of the Danger Posed by the Castro Dictatorship
April 17, 2012 Iranian Threat, Middle East Issues Raised by Ros-Lehtinen During Meeting with British Ambassador
April 13, 2012 Manzullo Issues Statement on North Korea's Rocket Test
April 12, 2012 As Nuclear Talks Loom, Ros-Lehtinen Says Iran Just Buying Time
April 12, 2012 Quartet Misses Opportunity to Hold Palestinian Leadership Accountable, Ros-Lehtinen Says
Jan. 25, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Responds to President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 12, 2012 Leader Cantor, Bipartisan House Delegation Discuss Iran, Strategic Issues With Middle East Allies
Jan. 11, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Says Ahmadinejad's Visit to Cuba Show Dangerous Iran-Cuba Alliance Has Deepened, Calls for Increased Pressure on Both Regimes
Dec. 28, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Says Ahmadinejad Trip to Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua, Ecuador "Tour of Tyrants'
Dec. 13, 2011 Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Reform and Modernization Act of 2011
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency
Oct. 27, 2011 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Afghanistan and Pakistan: Transition and the Way Forward"
Oct. 11, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Statement on Iranian Terrorist Plot Separate Hearings Scheduled on Iran, Islamist Extremism and Narcoterrorism in Western Hemisphere
Oct. 3, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen: Convicted Spy Poses Threat to U.S. Security;Treacherous Acts Warrant Strong Safeguards in Supervised Release
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