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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
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - U.S. Foreign Assistance in FY 2015: What Are the Priorities, How Effective?
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Venezuela
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Lebanon's Security Challenges and U.S. Interests
April 8, 2014 Venezuela
April 6, 2014 Afghanistan's Elections Are Important Step, But Challenges Remain in Path to Stability and Security, Says Ros-Lehtinen
April 5, 2014 The Washington Free Beacon - Bob Corker Blocking Venezuela Sanctions Bill
April 4, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen Leads Bipartisan Letter to Secretary Kerry Urging State Department to Explore All Legal Avenues to Prevent Iranian with Ties to 1979 U.S. Embassy Hostage Crisis from Entering the U.S.
April 3, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen Lauds Passage by Foreign Affairs Committee of the Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act, Which Seeks to Empower Pakistani Women Through Education
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - Hamid Aboutalebi
April 3, 2014 Cuban People Deserve Freedom
April 2, 2014 Shining a Light on Miami International Airport's Needs, Ros-Lehtinen Leads Bi-Partisan South Florida Delegation Letter to Newly Confirmed CBP Commissioner
April 2, 2014 It Is Time to Quit Leading from Behind
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
April 1, 2014 Ongoing Crisis in Venezuela
April 1, 2014 By Deciding to Uphold the Unjust Removal of Maria Corina Machado from the Legislature, the Venezuelan Supreme Court Proves It is Nothing More than a Political Tool of the Maduro Regime, Says Ros-Lehtinen
April 1, 2014 Promoting Skills Necessary for the Jobs of the Future, Ros-Lehtinen Announces 1st Annual Congressional STEM Competition
April 1, 2014 Working to Help South Florida, Ros-Lehtinen Supports Two Key Preparedness Bills
March 31, 2014 Letter to R. Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection - Miami International Airport
March 31, 2014 Newsletter: Proposed Cuts to the Medicare Advantage Program are Bad for Our Seniors
March 28, 2014 As the Syrian Crisis That Has Claimed the Lives of Nearly 150,000 Syrians Enters its Fourth Year, UN's Human Rights Council Again Shows its True Colors, Focuses its Efforts at Delegitimizing Israel, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 28, 2014 Allegations Suggest Arbitrary Policy and Hidden Agenda Are Behind Rapid Rise in Visa Refusal Rates for Israeli Nationals; Ros-Lehtinen Says if True, This is Troubling
March 28, 2014 Cuba's "New" Foreign Investment Law Just a Recycled Ploy by Castro Regime to Bilk Foreign Investors Out of Their Money in Effort to Fill Regime's Coffers and Support Its Oppressive Policies, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 27, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen, Capps Sponsor Legislation to Combat Deceptive Advertising That Leads To Eating Disorders
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 24, 2014 In Removing Maria Corina Machado from Venezuelan Legislature, Maduro and Cabello Show That They Will Stop at Nothing to Silence the Democratic Opposition, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 20, 2014 Letter to Melvin L. Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Reducing Conforming Loan Limits Reduction
March 17, 2014 Cuba's Black Spring: Ros-Lehtinen Comments on the Eleventh Anniversary of a Wave of Repression
March 17, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State and Rajiv Shah, Administrator of the Agency for International Development - Nicaraguan Democracy
March 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Russian Officials be Added to Magnitsky List
March 14, 2014 Celebrating National Women's History Month
March 14, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Promise of the Taiwan Relations Act.
March 13, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Support Democracy in Venezuela and Hold Accountable Maduro Regime Officials Responsible For Human Rights Violations
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Advancing U.S. Interests Abroad: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget.
March 13, 2014 Concerns of Inadequate CBP Staffing at Miami International Airport
March 12, 2014 Repay Supplies Act of 2013
March 11, 2014 Supporting Bills to Reduce the Negative Impacts of Obamacare, Ros-Lehtinen Works to Ensure South Floridians Don't Get a Raw Deal
March 11, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Do More To Fight Sex Trafficking
March 11, 2014 Elections in El Salvador Must Be Fully Transparent, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 11, 2014 Celebrating Brain Science Awareness Week
March 11, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Scretary of the Department of Homeland Secuirty - Shorten Lines and Make Passengers Safer at MIA
March 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice
March 8, 2014 The OAS Watered Down Venezuela Resolution Will Only Embolden the Maduro Regime, Says Ros-Lehtinen
March 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
March 7, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen, Israel Introduce Resolution Urging the United States to Ensure Iraqi Jewish Archives Are Returned to Rightful Owners and Their Descendants
March 6, 2014 Helping Lower Flood Insurance Premiums for South Floridians, Ros-Lehtinen Votes for the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
March 5, 2014 With Chaos in Syria, Uncertainty in Egypt, Iran's Continued Antagonism and Advancements on its Nuclear Program and Instability Throughout the Region, Israel Needs U.S. Support Now More Than Ever
March 5, 2014 Eating Disorders
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
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