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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements

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
March 20, 2014 Letter to Melvin L. Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Reducing Conforming Loan Limits Reduction
Oct. 30, 2013 Working to Help Small Business, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Financial Risk-Mitigation Efforts
Oct. 29, 2013 Standing Up for Consumers, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Responsible, Dynamic Market
July 31, 2013 Student Loan Bill that Moves to a Permanent Market Based Interest Rate for Most Federal Student Loans is Approved by the House and Now Goes to President Obama for Signature; Ros-Lehtinen Pleased to Support It & Says Students Deserve Financial Certainty
June 13, 2013 Ros-Lehtinen Supports House Bill to Help Seniors in Reverse Mortgage Loan Protection Program
Dec. 11, 2012 Landmark Settlement Concerning HSBC's Dealings with Iran, Cuba Positive Sign of Treasury's Sanctions Enforcement, Ros-Lehtinen Says
April 25, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Votes For Legislation That Increases The Role Of Community Banks In Lending To Small Businesses
March 20, 2012 Crackdown on Cuban Dissidents and Pope's Visit
March 16, 2012 Ros-Lehtinen Calls on Allianz to Abandon Antiquated Holocaust Insurance Policies, Work to Actively Identify Beneficiaries
Feb. 17, 2012 Time Is Short To Expand Iran Sanctions, Ros-Lehtinen Says
Aug. 26, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Praises Treasury on Penalties against J.P. Morgan Chase for Illegal Transactions with Cuba, Iran, Sudan, and Liberia
July 29, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Applauds New Treasury Sanctions against Al-Qaeda Members Operating in Iran
July 29, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Seeks Information on Potential ING Violations Re: Iran, Cuba
June 3, 2011 Letter to Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States
March 3, 2011 Ros-Lehtinen Re-Introduces Legislation to Assist Holocaust Survivors with Insurance Claims
March 3, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 29, 2010 Help Me Cut Wasteful Spending
June 24, 2010 Conference Report on H.R. 4173, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
May 11, 2010 Protecting Ponzi Scheme Victims
May 5, 2010 Protecting Consumers Through Reforming The Securities Investor Protection Act
Dec. 11, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Opposes Majority's Financial Regulatory Bill; Says Legislation Would Establish Permanent Bailouts & Empowers Washington Bureaucrats That Missed The First Financial Meltdown
Oct. 29, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased To Vote For Legislation That Will Help Our Nation's Small Business Owners; Legislation Would Help Small Businesses During Tough Economic
July 9, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Bill That Would Audit The Federal Reserve
July 7, 2009 Madoff Victims Are Victimized Again, This Time by Our Own Government
June 9, 2009 Congresswoman Assails Chrysler's Bankruptcy Plan
March 19, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Votes To Demand Return Of Bonuses Received By Executives Of AIG & Other Companies; She Says More Must Be Done To Assure Taxpayers Get All Bonus Dollars Back
March 18, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Votes To Include Provision In Bill That Would Recoup Or Stay The Payment Of AIG Bonuses
Feb. 25, 2009 South Floridians React To Obama Speech With Anxiety, Hope
Dec. 3, 2008 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank
Sept. 23, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Amendments to Bipartisan Economic Bill that Will Assure that Executives of Rescued Companies be Fired & Not Given Compensation Packages
Sept. 23, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Amendments To Bipartisan Economic Bill That Will Assure That Executives Of Rescued Companies Be Fired & Not Given Compensation Packages
Sept. 18, 2007 Ros-Lehtinen Acts To Confront Home Mortgage Problems
June 12, 2007 Ros-Lehtinen, GOP Members Request GAO Evaluation of U.S. Efforts to Transfer Frozen Banks Funds to North Korea
Issue Position: Affordable Housing
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