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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: 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
Date Title
Feb. 2, 2009 Baldwin, Feingold, Wyden, Ros-Lehtinen Call On Clinton To Change State Department LGBT Policies
Feb. 2, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Attack on Synagogue in Venezuela
Jan. 29, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Comments On New EU Policy Towards Hamas Urges Adherence To Existing Law
Jan. 29, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on Report of Bias, Infiltration, Support for Hamas at UN Relief Agency for Palestinians
Jan. 28, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen Votes NO on Massive Trillion Dollar Spending Plan
Jan. 14, 2009 Lehtinen Introduces Middle East Measures
Jan. 9, 2009 Recognizing Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Attacks from Gaza
Jan. 6, 2009 Ros-Lehtinen To Meet With Top Israeli Official; Will Discuss Gaza Situation With Ambassador, Express Support For Israel
Dec. 29, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Says Chinese Aggression In Tibet Purges Free Speech, Reflects True Nature Of Communist Regime
Dec. 28, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Expresses Support For Israel's Response n Gaza toT Escalation Of Rocket Attacks By Hamas
Dec. 10, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Votes NO On Auto Industry Bailout
Dec. 9, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Calls For Release Of Chinese Political Prisoner
Dec. 3, 2008 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank
Nov. 24, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Calls for Solidarity with Israel In Face of Ongoing Abuse at UN Reiterates Call for Congress to Pass UN Reform Bill
Nov. 7, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen To Meet With NOAA Official Regarding The Grouper Ban
Oct. 15, 2008 Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen's Op-Ed Piece on the Miami River in El Nuevo Herald English Translation
Oct. 3, 2008 Votes YES on Middle Class Tax Relief and Financial Rescue Bill
Oct. 2, 2008 Supports Revised Financial Rescue Package Which Includes Tax Breaks for Homeowners and Small Businesses
Sept. 30, 2008 Statement On The Temporary Extension Of The National Flood Insurance Program
Sept. 27, 2008 Naval Vessel Transfer Act of 2008
Sept. 26, 2008 Votes to Extend Unemployment Insurance and Food Assistance for Struggling South Florida Families
Sept. 26, 2008 Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2008
Sept. 26, 2008 United States-India Nuclear Cooperation Approval and Nonproliferation Enhancement Act
Sept. 24, 2008 Pleased That Important South Florida Projects Were Included For Funding In The Continuing Resolution Bill
Sept. 24, 2008 Reports That Naval Air Station Key West Has Been Granted $6 Million For Modernization & Restoration In The Continuing Resolution Bill
Sept. 24, 2008 Once on 'Life Support,' Miami River Dredging Project Nears Early Completion
Sept. 23, 2008 United States-Republic of Korea Defense Cooperation Improvement Act of 2008
Sept. 23, 2008 Supporting Christian, Jewish, Muslim Interfaith Dialogue
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 North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2008
Sept. 23, 2008 Recognizing 10th Anniversary of Bombings of Embassies in Kenya and Tanzania
Sept. 23, 2008 Supporting Democracy in Bangladesh
Sept. 23, 2008 Remembering the 75th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide of 1932-1933
Sept. 23, 2008 Condemning Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Sept. 23, 2008 United States Commitment to Preservation of Religious and Cultural Sites
Sept. 23, 2008 Requiring Consultations on U.S.-Taiwan Arms Sales Talks
Sept. 23, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Comments on Statements by New UN Assembly Leader Reiterates Calls for Comprehensive Reform of UN System
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 Urges Commerce Department To Reconsider 4 Month Closure For Grouper Fishing & To Re-consider Placing Florida In the Fishery Resource Disaster Declaration To Receive Federal Assistance
Sept. 17, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Is Pleased With NOAA Grants For The University Of Miami Cooperative Institute For Marine & Atmospheric Studies
Sept. 11, 2008 Text of Statement by Ros-Lehtinen on 9/11 Anniversary
Sept. 11, 2008 Expressing the Sense of the House of Representatives Regarding the Terrorist Attacks Launched Against the United States on September 11, 2001
Sept. 9, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Co-Sponsors Legislation That Will Raise Federal Funds For Organization Tasked With Facilitating Organ Transplants
Aug. 7, 2008 If it Wasn't for Job Corps, Where Would We Be?
Aug. 7, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Working on Solutions for Keys Issues
Aug. 3, 2008 Innovative Housing Project To Start
July 31, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With House Vote That Would Extend The Higher Education Act Through 2013
July 31, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased To Co-Sponsor Bill That Creates Tax-Exempt Savings Accounts For The Specific Needs Of Individuals With Disabilities
July 30, 2008 Ros-Lehtinen Pleased With House Vote That Would Extend The Higher Education Act
July 29, 2008 Establishing An Earned Import Allowance Program
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