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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
Dec. 6, 2013 Washington Blade -U.S. officials affirm support of LGBT rights in foreign policy at summit
Dec. 1, 2013 Washington Blade - IOC president meets with Russian LGBT athletes, activist
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Oct. 2, 2013 Congress Should Work Together and Pass Legislation to Reopen Government, Including Relief Measures that Help Americans During Shutdown, Says Ros-Lehtinen
July 22, 2013 UNESCO Once Again Makes a Mockery of its Own Ideals by Glorifying Mass Murderer Che Guevara, Says Ros-Lehtinen
June 11, 2013 Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of US SOUTHCOM
April 9, 2013 Response From Federal Agency Exposes Obama Administration's Intent To Consider Any Tourism To Be People to People Exchange, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 14, 2013 Menendez, Reid, Rubio, Becerra and Ros-Lehtinen Reintroduce Legislation to Authorize American Latino Museum on the National Mall
July 23, 2012 Letter to Dr. Jacques Rogge, President, International Olympic Committee
July 10, 2012 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
June 30, 2012 NJ.com - The Real Che Was No Hero
June 7, 2012 International Olympic Committee Urged to Honor Those Murdered at 1972 Munich Games with Moment of Silence
June 7, 2012 At Press Conference with Holocaust Survivors, Ros-Lehtinen, Deutch Urge Passage of Holocaust Insurance Legislation
June 4, 2012 Human Rights, Democracy in China Still Under Siege 23 Years After Tiananmen, Ros-Lehtinen Says
May 23, 2012 Letter to Dr. Jacques Rogge, President International Olympic Committee
April 27, 2012 Witnesses Testify National Park Service Management Plans
April 26, 2012 Israeli Independence Day Commemorated by Ros-Lehtinen
April 19, 2012 On Holocaust Remembrance Day, Ros-Lehtinen Urges Recommitment to Promise of "Never Forget,' Righting Era's Wrongs
April 16, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Commemorates The Anniversary Of The Bay Of Pigs Invasion By Remembering Our Fallen Heroes & Congratulating Today's Patriots In Cuba Who Follow The Legacy Of The Valiant 2506 Brigade
April 12, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Delivers Remarks at Unveiling of Simon Bolivar Statue in South Florida
April 9, 2012 Death of Holocaust Survivors' Advocate Reminder of Need to Restore Survivors' Rights, Ros-Lehtinen Says
March 13, 2012 Companies Missing Opportunity to Stand for Holocaust Justice, Ros-Lehtinen Says
Feb. 29, 2012 Proposal for Che Guevara Monument in Ireland Should Be Rejected, Says Ros-Lehtinen
Feb. 7, 2012 Fifty Years Later, Cuban Embargo Demonstrates U.S. Solidarity with Cuban People
Feb. 6, 2012 As Allianz Sponsors PGA Event in Boca, Ros-Lehtinen Again Calls on Insurance Giant to End Unjust Treatment of Holocaust Survivors
Jan. 7, 2012 Jewish Journal - Ending the Injustice: Making Holocaust Survivors Whole
Dec. 7, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Statement on 70th Anniversary of Attack on Pearl Harbor
Nov. 15, 2011 Menendez, Reid, Rubio, Becerra and Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Legislation to Authorize American Latino Museum on the National Mall
Sept. 28, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Coordinating Meeting In DC With Air Force Officials & Beacon Council Members Regarding The Miami International Aerospace Show at Homestead ARB
Sept. 16, 2011 Monday In Miami Beach: Ros-Lehtinen To Be Honored By LATINA Style Magazine
Sept. 9, 2011 Thoughts on 9/11 Remembrance
July 18, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Adam J. Szubin Director Office of Foreign Assets Control
July 13, 2011 37th Anniversary of The Turkish Invasion of Cyprus
May 18, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Statement on 50th Anniversary of Department of State Operations Center
May 11, 2011 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Peace Corps at 50"
Feb. 6, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Statement Commemorating 100th Birthday of President Ronald Reagan
June 8, 2010 Day 50 of the Gulf Oil Disaster
May 18, 2010 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on Possible Deepwater Horizon Spill Tar Balls Coming Ashore in Parts of the Florida Keys; Says if True, Florida's Tourism Industry & the Environment Will Greatly Suffer
Dec. 14, 2009 Op-Ed: U.S. Congress Must Act To Help Holocaust Survivors
Nov. 21, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Casts Out To Congress For Anglers
Oct. 14, 2009 Recognizing The 140th Anniversary Of The Birth Of Mahatma Gandhi
Sept. 30, 2009 Recognizing 50th Anniversary Of Antarctic Treaty
Sept. 30, 2009 Recognizing 50th Anniversary Of Antarctic Treaty
Sept. 9, 2009 Expressing Sense Of The House Regarding September 11, 2001
Sept. 8, 2009 Miami Herald: UN Caught In Gaza Dispute Over Study Of Holocaust
Aug. 25, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on Halt of U.S. Visas in Honduras
Feb. 12, 2009 Statement From Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen To Forbes Magazine Listing Miami In The Top 10 "Most Miserable Cities" In The US
Sept. 23, 2008 United States Commitment to Preservation of Religious and Cultural Sites
Sept. 23, 2008 Remembering the 75th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-1933
June 10, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
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