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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
July 23, 2008 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3999, National Highway Bridge Reconstruction And Inspection Act Of 2008
July 15, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation That Will Confront Brain Related Injuries & Disorders & Will Also Address The Thousands Of Soldiers Returning From Iraq & Afghanistan With Brain Injuries
July 11, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Condemns UN Failure to Pass Resolution on Zimbabwe
July 11, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on Decision by French Energy Company to Cancel its $10 Billion Partnership with Iran
July 10, 2008 Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Selected as the Florida SBDC Network's 2008 Small Business Dividends Award Winner
July 10, 2008 Moscow Now Within Range of Iran's Missiles, Ros-Lehtinen Says
July 9, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Urges Saudi Arabia to Increase Oil Output
July 3, 2008 Yesterday's Attacks Demonstrate the Challenges Israel Has Always Faced
July 3, 2008 The Jerusalem Post - Diplomacy: A friend in a key place in the House
July 2, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Congratulates Colombia on Rescue of FARC Hostages
June 26, 2008 Remarks on HR 2407: The National Hurricane Research Initiative Act
June 25, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased To Note That Several South Florida Projects Were Included For Funding During Committee Vote Of FY2009 Commerce Justice & Science Appropriations Bill
June 25, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased That Two Important South Florida Projects Were Included For Funding In Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
June 19, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With House Passage Of Legislation That Will Increase The Time Employees Can Take On Paid Parental Leave
June 19, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Helps Secure $100K For Vision Research
June 18, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen On Why She Supports The Ban On Oil Drilling Close to Florida's Coast
June 10, 2008 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of the International Year of Sanitation
June 10, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
June 10, 2008 Merida Initiative to Combat Illicit Narcotics and Reduce Organized Crime Authorization Act of 2008
June 4, 2008 Pleased With House Passage Of Legislation That Will Reauthorize Poison Control Programs Throughout The Nation
May 22, 2008 Hearing of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs - Rising Oil Prices, Declining National Security?
May 21, 2008 Votes For Legislation That Extends Important Family Tax Breaks As Well As Energy Related Provisions
May 20, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With House Passage Of Legislative Projects That Will Grant Tax Benefits To Veterans, Active Duty Servicemen & Certain Volunteers & Also Help Safeguard
May 20, 2008 Pleased To Have Co-Sponsored Legislation Which Authorizes Federal Funds To Preserve Our National Tropical Botanical Gardens
May 15, 2008 Co-Sponsors Reauthorization Of Bill That Addresses Urban Development Along Coastal Areas & Strikes Sound Balance With Environmental Concerns
May 13, 2008 Security Assitance and Arms Export Control Reform Act of 2008
May 13, 2008 North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2008
May 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - U.S. Foreign Policy in Pakistan: Implications for Regional Security, Stability and Development
April 24, 2008 Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2008
April 23, 2008 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Foreign Assistance Reform in the Next Administration: Challenges and Solutions
April 23, 2008 International Year of the Reef
April 22, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of the Modern State of Israel
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
April 9, 2008 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Caribbean Drug Crime
April 8, 2008 Calling on the Government of China to End Its Crackdown in Tibet
April 2, 2008 Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008
April 2, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5501, Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008
April 1, 2008 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Creation of Refugee Populations
April 1, 2008 United States-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
April 1, 2008 Georgia and Ukraine NATO Membership
March 13, 2008 Honoring the Miami Medical Team Foundation
Feb. 25, 2008 ATPA Extension
Feb. 14, 2008 Proposed Port-of-Call Rules Threaten Key West Economy
Feb. 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - The Holocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2007
Feb. 6, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen HIV/AIDS Proposal Includes Funding Increase, Greater Accountability for Global Treatment and Prevention Program
Jan. 22, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Meets with Bono; Supports Bipartisan HIV/AIDS Initiative; Urges Accountability in Foreign Aid Programs
Jan. 22, 2008 National Security Challenges
Jan. 16, 2008 Condemning Assassination of Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and Reaffirming Commitment of United States to Assist People of Pakistan
Jan. 16, 2008 Relationship Between Cuba and Iran Poses Threat to U.S. Interests
Dec. 19, 2007 Diaz-Balarts, Ros-Lehtinen Vote to Extend SCHIP
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