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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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
Issue Position: Global Peace & Security
June 25, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Iraq
June 13, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Responds to President Obama's Remarks on Iraq
May 28, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Responds to President Obama's West Point Speech
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 22, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Slams Irresponsible Defense Authorization Bill, Refusal to Consider Bipartisan AUMF Repeal Amendment
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 21, 2014 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4435, Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3361, USA Freedom Act
May 8, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Bipartisan Members, Introduce the War Authorization Review and Determination Act, H.R. 4608, to Limit Executive Branch's "Blank Check' for Military Force
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Responds to President Obama's Fifth State of the Union Address
Dec. 20, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Passage of 2014 NDAA
Dec. 5, 2013 Afghanistan
Dec. 4, 2013 CNN Crossfire - Debate On How To Close the Economic Gap
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Raj Shah, USAID Administrator - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines
Nov. 21, 2013 Ellison, Grijalva, Lee Oppose Indefinite War in Afghanistan
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan
Nov. 20, 2013 Reps. Ellison, Grijalva, Lee Respond to Waste in Pentagon Budget
Sept. 27, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Attends UN Security Council Vote on Syria Agreement
Sept. 9, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Syria
Sept. 8, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Syria Intervention
Sept. 6, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Congressional Vote on Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Issues Statement on President Obama's Remarks on Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript - Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
Aug. 1, 2013 Nuclear Iran Prevention Act of 2013
July 24, 2013 Repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 17, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Releases Report on Presidential Utilization of 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 13, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1960, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 11, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Calls for Sunset of AUMF, Report on Lethal Use of Drones, Introduces Amendments to National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 6, 2013 Rep. Moran Guantanamo Amendment to Homeland Security
June 4, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2216, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014; and Approving for Consideration of H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 8, 2013 Progressive Caucus Holds Hearing on Implications of U.S. Drone Policy
April 25, 2013 CPC Hour: Iraq
March 19, 2013 10-Year Anniversary of the Iraq War
March 11, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Oversight of the Drone Program
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 9, 2013 Solving the Fiscal Impasse Starts and Ends at the Pentagon
Dec. 21, 2012 Barbara Lee: It's time for a Plan "D"
Dec. 20, 2012 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report of H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 13, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R, 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Nov. 16, 2012 Accelerating End to Afghanistan War
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Sept. 21, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Seeks Defense Budget Transparency with Latest Bill
Sept. 12, 2012 Barbara Lee Issues Statement on Attack in Benghazi, Libya
July 19, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
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