Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements

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Full Name: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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7/08/14 Newsletter: Holding the IRS Accountable for Targeting American Taxpayers 7/03/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Deutch Meet With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Express Condolences for the Loss of Eyal, Naftali and Gilad, And Offer Unequivocal Support for Israel 7/01/14 Ros-Lehtinen Applauds BNP Paribas Guilty Plea, Warns That Other Banks May Also Seek to Aid Rogue Regimes Like Iran and Cuba as They Put Profit Above the Law 6/30/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Deutch Offer Condolences to Families of Gilad Shaar, Naftali Frankel, Eyal Yifrach and People of Israel, Vow to Support Israel in Its Efforts to Pursue Perpetrators 6/30/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Deutch Offer Condolences to Families of Gilad, Naftali, Eyal and People of Israel, Vow to Support Israel in Its Efforts to Pursue Perpetrators 6/29/14 Reps. Deutch, Ros-Lehtinen Tour Syrian Refugee Camp 6/29/14 During Visit to Jordan, Ros-Lehtinen and Deutch Tour Syrian Refugee Camp & Discuss Security and Instability in the region with King Abdullah II 6/26/14 Ros-Lehtinen Supports Bills to Create Jobs, Reduce Gas Prices in South Florida, and Increase Our Nation's Energy Security 6/25/14 Sonia Garro 6/25/14 Three Years After the Fall of Qaddafi, Libya Has Become Terrorist Safe Haven; The Administration Must Reassess its Ineffective Policy and Protect U.S. National Security Interests, Says Ros-Lehtine 6/24/14 Ros-Lehtinen Leads Bipartisan Effort to Revoke Visa of Tony Avila, Cuban National Known to Perpetuate Human Rights Abuses Against the Ladies in White 6/24/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Cardenas Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Ease Integration and Transition of New Americans 6/24/14 Letter to Roberta Jacobson, Assistant Secretary of State - Revoke Visa of Tony Avila, Cuban National Known to Perpetuate Human Rights Abuses Against the Ladies in White 6/23/14 Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 6/20/14 State Department's Latest Trafficking in Persons Report Shows Troubling Trend in Middle East, North Africa and Western Hemisphere; U.S. Must Act to Support Victims of Trafficking Worldwide, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/19/14 Ros-Lehtinen: Targeted Air and Drone Strikes Needed Immediately to Halt ISIL's Progress in Iraq 6/19/14 One Year After Rouhani's Empty Promises of Reform, Iran's Human Rights Situation Remains Abysmal, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/18/14 Ros-Lehtinen: Administration's Unilateral Decision to Swap Five Top Level Taliban Operatives for Sgt. Bergdahl Undermines U.S. National Security and Emboldens our Enemies 6/17/14 Ros-Lehtinen: FIU Cuba Poll is Misleading and the Cuban People Deserve our Solidarity as the Castro Regime Tightens its Grip 6/17/14 As Israel Steps Up Search Efforts for Kidnapped Israeli Teens, Ros-Lehtinen Offers Support and Calls for Their Immediate Return 6/13/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Smith to Hold a Joint Subcommittee Hearing on Rouhani's Repression in Iran 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/11/14 Massive Crackdown in Cuba With The Unjust Arrests of Antunez, Yris Perez Aguilera, Berta Soler, Angel Moya, and Dozens More, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/11/14 With Uncertainty, Instability and a Rapidly Changing Energy Dynamic in the Middle East and North Africa, the U.S. Must Adapt Policies to Meet New Challenges, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/10/14 Ros-Lehtinen Says Nuke Deal with Iran Must Require Tehran to Cease All Enrichment, Dismantle its Nuclear Infrastructure 6/10/14 U.S. Must Learn Lessons from Iraq and Prevent Further Waste, Fraud, and Abuse in Reconstruction Efforts in Afghanistan, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/05/14 False Accusations Against Maria Corina Machado and Continued Imprisonment of Leopoldo López Show Maduro Regime's Clenching Grip On Dissenting Voices, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/03/14 Ros-Lehtinen Confirms She Objected to Prisoner Swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in 2011 While She Was Chairman of House Foreign Affairs Committee 6/02/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote 6/02/14 U.S. Must Withhold Funds from Any Hamas Backed Government, Says Ros-Lehtinen 6/02/14 Spurious Cuban Spy Swap for Imprisoned Alan Gross is Irresponsible, Says Ros-Lehtinen 5/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program 5/29/14 Ros-Lehtinen Worried New Biscayne National Park (BNP) Fishery Management Plan (FMP) Could Keep Fishing Families Off the Water 5/28/14 House of Representatives Passes Venezuela Sanctions Bill to Hold Maduro Regime Officials Accountable for Human Rights Violations 5/28/14 Urging China to Respect the Freedom of Assembly, Expression, and Religion and All Fundamental Human Rights and the Rule of Law 5/28/14 International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 Amendment 5/28/14 Venezuelan Human Rights and Democracy Protection Act 5/23/14 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Resignation from the VA 5/22/14 Administration's Misguided Approach to Syria and its Continued Push for Weak Iranian Deal Threatens Critical Ties with Gulf Countries and U.S. National Security Interests, Says Ros-Lehtinen 5/22/14 U.N. Refuses to Hold Cuba Accountable for Illegally Smuggling Arms to North Korea; U.S. Should Work to Sanction Violators, Says Ros-Lehtinen 5/22/14 Two Amendments Offered by Ros-Lehtinen to the FY15 National Defense Authorization Act Passes the House of Representatives 5/21/14 Ros-Lehtinen Supports Bill That Will Work to Make the VA More Accountable 5/21/14 Chamber of Commerce Trip to Cuba Is Just Another Potemkin Village Tour, Says Ros-Lehtinen 5/21/14 We Must Be Good Stewards of the Billions of American Taxpayer Dollars Invested in the Humanitarian Crisis in Syria and Ensure that Our Aid Reaches the Millions in Dire Need Without Falling into the Wrong Hands, Says Ros-Lehtinen 5/21/14 Fighting For Our Children and Other Victims, Ros-Lehtinen Announces Support of Several Anti-Human Trafficking Bills 5/20/14 Reps. Kind, Ros-Lehtinen, Schwartz and Esty Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Social Security Benefits for All Legally Married Couples 5/20/14 Ros-Lehtinen Urges Administration to Work for Release of Imprisoned American Marine Veterans and Urges Passage of Venezuela Sanctions Bill 5/13/14 E-Newsletter: Venezuela Sanctions Bill Holding Maduro Regime Accountable Clears First Legislative Hurdle 5/09/14 Ongoing Violations of Human Rights in Venezuela 5/09/14 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration