Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Public Statements


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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4/02/09 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased to be Lead Republican on Legislation That Would Increase the Number of Child Mental Health Care Professionals 3/31/09 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased with Passage of Legislation that Provides Grants to States for Medical Treatment for Uninsured Children with Vision Disorders 3/31/09 Miami Dade College Land Conveyance Act 3/31/09 Ros-Lehtinen Speaks On Floor Of The House Regarding Legislation To Authorize Miami-Dade College The Use Of Federal Detention Center's Extra Parking Lot; Bill Is Approved By Voice Vote 3/27/09 HIV Risk At Miami VA Hospital Not Found Until 2nd Review 3/25/09 Hearing Of The House Committee On Foreign Affairs - Climate Change And The Arctic: New Frontiers Of National Security 3/25/09 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America 3/25/09 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased with Passage of Legislation that will Expand The Everglades National Park Boundary as well as Increase Funding for The Kampong National Botanical Garden in Coconut Grove 3/24/09 Ros-Lehtinen Contacts Top Veteran's Administration Official and House Chair Of Veterans' Affairs Committee: Serious Public Health Breech at Miami VA Medical Center 3/19/09 Engel/Pelosi/Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Early Treatment for HIV Act 3/19/09 Engel/Pelosi/Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Early Treatment For HIV Act 3/19/09 Lautenberg, Brown, Schwartz, Degette, Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Bill to Protect Health Coverage for Children with Chronic Medical Conditions 3/19/09 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 3/19/09 Lautenberg, Brown, Schwartz, Degette, Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Bill To Protect Health Coverage For Children With Chronic Medical Conditions 3/18/09 Ros-Lehtinen Votes To Include Provision In Bill That Would Recoup Or Stay The Payment Of AIG Bonuses 3/12/09 DeLauro, Ros-Lehtinen Reintroduce Geriatricians Loan Forgiveness Act 3/12/09 Ros-Lehtinen Votes For Passage Of The Water Quality Investment Act That Seeks To Help Local Governments Meet Their Funding Needs For Water Quality Projects 3/04/09 Ros-Lehtinen Congratulates Craig Fugate For Being Chosen To Head The Federal Emergency Management Agency 3/03/09 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Flood Insurance Legislation 3/02/09 Ros-Lehtinen Contacts The Securities & Exchange Commission To Help Former Employees Of The Stanford Financial Group Obtain Their Owed Pay 2/25/09 South Floridians React To Obama Speech With Anxiety, Hope 2/23/09 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased To Be An Original Co-Sponsor Of The Child Protection Reauthorization Act 2/17/09 DeFede: Giving Away American Jobs, Pt. 2 2/16/09 DeFede: Giving Away American Jobs 2/13/09 Ros-Lehtinen Votes NO On Stimulus Bill Saying It Provides Little Relief To Working Families Yet Saddles Future Generations With Unacceptable Debt 2/13/09 Ros-Lehtinen Leads Way In Protecting Taxpayer Dollars With Critical Foreign Aid And United Nations Reform Bills 2/12/09 Ros-Lehtinen Says White House Decision To Waive Sanctions On Syria Rewards Extremist Regime And Undermines U.S. Interests 2/12/09 Statement From Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen To Forbes Magazine Listing Miami In The Top 10 "Most Miserable Cities" In The US 2/10/09 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With Department Of Interior Announcement That Extends The Comment Period On Gas & Oil Exploration In The Outer Continental Shelf 2/09/09 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation To Repeal The Death Tax 2/06/09 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased To Co-Sponsor The Coral Reef Conservation Act That Establishes Federal Grant Program For Coral Reef Protection 2/06/09 Ros-Lehtinen Requests Cutoff Of Funding To Compromised UN Relief Agency For Palestinian Refugees 2/03/09 Ros-Lehtinen Reintroduces The Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act 2/03/09 Ros-Lehtinen Raises Concern Of Rising Anti-Semitism In Venezuela, Calls For Action Under International Religious Freedom Law 2/02/09 Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Attack on Synagogue in Venezuela 2/02/09 Baldwin, Feingold, Wyden, Ros-Lehtinen Call On Clinton To Change State Department LGBT Policies 1/29/09 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on Report of Bias, Infiltration, Support for Hamas at UN Relief Agency for Palestinians 1/29/09 Ros-Lehtinen Comments On New EU Policy Towards Hamas Urges Adherence To Existing Law 1/28/09 Ros-Lehtinen Votes NO on Massive Trillion Dollar Spending Plan 1/14/09 Lehtinen Introduces Middle East Measures 1/09/09 Recognizing Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Attacks from Gaza 1/06/09 Ros-Lehtinen To Meet With Top Israeli Official; Will Discuss Gaza Situation With Ambassador, Express Support For Israel 12/29/08 Ros-Lehtinen Says Chinese Aggression In Tibet Purges Free Speech, Reflects True Nature Of Communist Regime 12/28/08 Ros-Lehtinen Expresses Support For Israel's Response n Gaza toT Escalation Of Rocket Attacks By Hamas 12/10/08 Ros-Lehtinen Votes NO On Auto Industry Bailout 12/09/08 Ros-Lehtinen Calls For Release Of Chinese Political Prisoner 12/03/08 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank 11/24/08 Ros-Lehtinen Calls for Solidarity with Israel In Face of Ongoing Abuse at UN Reiterates Call for Congress to Pass UN Reform Bill 11/07/08 Ros-Lehtinen To Meet With NOAA Official Regarding The Grouper Ban 10/15/08 Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen's Op-Ed Piece on the Miami River in El Nuevo Herald English Translation