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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
Gender: Female
Family: Single; 2 Children: Craig, Tony
Birth Date: 07/16/1946
Birth Place: El Paso, TX
Home City: Oakland, CA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
April 14, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces 1.3 M Grant to The Unity Council for Head Start Programs
March 28, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
Jan. 15, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Dec. 16, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Introduces Legislation to Halt Federal Funding for Abstinence-Only Education
Oct. 8, 2013 Head Start Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
April 22, 2013 Letter to Rep. Hal Rogers, Rep. Nita Lowey, Rep. Jack Kingston, and Rep. Rosa DeLauro - Student Loans for Students Without HS Diploma or GED
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Environmental Education Act Programs Funding
April 12, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Seth D. Harris, Acting Secretary of Labor - Reduction of On Board Strength
Feb. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Senator Frank R. Lautenberg Introduce Bill to Expand Comprehensive Sex Education
June 28, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces DOL Grant for the Oakland Private Industry Council
April 4, 2012 Los Angeles Times - Rally Protests Federal Raid on Oakland Pot Trade School
Nov. 2, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Senator Frank R. Lautenberg Introduce Bill to Expand Comprehensive Sex Education
Sept. 9, 2011 Honoring American Nephrology Nurses Association Kidney Disease Awareness and Education Week
July 21, 2011 Poverty Crisis in America
June 29, 2011 Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday's First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act
May 24, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
March 15, 2011 Rep. Lee & Sen. Lautenberg Introduce Legislation to Halt Federal Funding for Abstinence-Only Education
March 15, 2011 Sen. Lautenberg & Rep. Lee Intro Bill to Halt Federal Funding for Abstinence-Only Education
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 14, 2011 Representative Barbara Lee Statement on the President's Budget and the Republican Proposal to Slash Critical Investments in Job Creation, Job Training, and Education
Dec. 8, 2010 The DREAM Act
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Sept. 29, 2010 Sen. Lautenberg, Rep. Lee Introduce Bill to Halt Federal Funding for Abstinence-Only Education
Sept. 3, 2010 The Hill - Higher Education Is Key To Success
Aug. 10, 2010 Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
Aug. 10, 2010 Barbara Lee Supports Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
March 30, 2010 Barbara Lee Attends Signing Of Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act
March 30, 2010 Barbara Lee Attends Signing Of Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
Dec. 11, 2009 Barbara Lee Supports Consolidated Appropriations Bill
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Africa And Global Health Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - "U.S.-Africa Trade Relations"
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Africa And Global Health Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - "U.S.-Africa Trade Relations: Creating ...
June 3, 2009 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Services, Education, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Department Of Education Budget Request
June 2, 2009 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Service, Education And Related Agencies Subcommitee Of The House Appropriation Committee
May 20, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - U.S. Agency For International Development
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations, And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - The Department Of State
March 17, 2009 Senator Lautenberg, Representative Lee and Advocates Say It's Time To Provide 'REAL' Comprehensive Sex Education
Feb. 26, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1105, Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009
Feb. 26, 2009 Barbara Lee Supports Omnibus Appropriations Bill
Feb. 13, 2009 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Passage of Economic Recovery Package
July 31, 2008 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Votes To Send Landmark Higher Education Legislation To The President
March 27, 2008 Barbara Lee Calls on Congress to Fund REAL Sex Ed
Feb. 27, 2008 Barbara Lee Questions Leavitt on Funding for Health Disparities & Abstinence Only Programs
Feb. 25, 2008 Career and Technical Education Month
Jan. 22, 2008 Expressing the Sense of Congress that the United States has a Moral Responsibility to Meet the Needs of Those persons, Groups and Communities that are Impoverished, Disadvantaged or Otherwise in Poverty
Dec. 4, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008--Veto Message from the President of...
Nov. 30, 2007 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Blog: Rep. Lee's post on her trip to South Africa
Nov. 6, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3043, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act...
July 31, 2007 House Passes Lee Bill to Support US - Caribbean Educational Exchange
July 19, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
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