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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Barbara J. Lee
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 04/07/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 13
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: 2 Children: Craig, Tony
Birth Date: 07/16/1946
Birth Place: El Paso, TX
Home City: Oakland, CA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Applauds Passage of Amendment to Protect State Marijuana Laws
July 15, 2014 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2015
May 20, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Hails Passage of Water Bill
May 5, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - The Business Environment in Palestine
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Jan. 15, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Dec. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Announces $2 Million Clean Energy Tax Credits to Alameda Firm
Nov. 20, 2013 Honoring Joseph Debro
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
April 22, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid - Decision to Rush Online Sales Tax Bill to Senate Floor
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Oct. 4, 2011 Poverty
Sept. 16, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Decision to Improve Outreach to Small and Disadvantaged Businesses for CA High Speed Rail Projects
Sept. 13, 2011 Pass the American Jobs Act
Sept. 12, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Sept. 8, 2011 Politico - Four Progressive Leaders Agree: We Need a Big, Bold Jobs Plan As Soon as Possible
July 8, 2011 Response to June Jobs Report, Calls for Action to Support the Most Vulnerable Communities
April 1, 2011 Barbara Lee: Decrease in National Unemployment Rate Encouraging, But Communities of Color Still Waiting for Their Recovery
Sept. 23, 2010 Barbara Lee Supports Small Business Jobs Act
Sept. 23, 2010 Small Businesses Are Job Creators
Sept. 22, 2010 GAO Releases Report on Sudan Divestment
June 17, 2010 Barbara Lee Votes to Create Jobs, Strengthen Small Businesses
March 23, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4849, Small Business And Infrastructure Jobs Tax Act Of 2010
Feb. 28, 2010 Pelosi On Job Creation: House Will Get Behind Incremental Approach (The Huffington Post) 2/28/10
Dec. 9, 2009 Wall Street Reform And Consumer Protection Act Of 2009
July 23, 2009 Letter To Mr. Aikio Toyoda, President, Toyota Corporation
May 20, 2009 Barbara Lee Votes to Send Credit Card Bill of Rights to President Obama's Desk
May 17, 2009 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act
April 30, 2009 Barbara Lee Supports Credit Cardholder's Bill Of Rights
March 20, 2009 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Introduces Income Equity Act
Feb. 4, 2009 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Feb. 4, 2009 Obama Reins In Wall Street Excess
Jan. 12, 2008 Barbara Lee Addresses The Impact Of Mortgage Crisis On Her District
Oct. 17, 2007 Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Tie CEO Pay to Worker Pay
July 18, 2006 Barbara Lee Lauds Wachovia Decision to Open Oakland HQ
May 15, 2006 Letter to President of the United States George W. Bush
March 16, 2006 Lee Amendment to Protect Against Identity Theft Approved
Feb. 21, 2006 Reps. Berman, Flake Ask for Explanation of OFAC Role in Disrupting Meeting in Mexico City
Oct. 27, 2005 Members of Congressional Black Caucus Join Representative Watson in Outlining Goals to Narrow Digital Divide in Upcoming DTV Legislation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Economy & Jobs
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