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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 13, Democratic
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
April 14, 2015 Progressive Caucus Supports Low-Wage Workers Striking for Higher Wages
March 25, 2015 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016
March 18, 2015 Congresswoman Lee's Statement on the Congressional Progressive Caucus's People's Budget
March 18, 2015 Congresswoman Lee's Statement on the Congressional Progressive Caucus's People's Budget
March 6, 2015 Congresswoman Lee Releases Statement on February Jobs Report
Feb. 6, 2015 Congresswoman Lee Calls for More Action to Ensure an Equal Economic Recovery
Jan. 21, 2015 The Hill - Rep Barbara Lee: 'Bad' Trade Deals 'Wreak Havoc' on Minorities
Jan. 21, 2015 Free Trade Deals Disproportionately Hurt Communities of Color
Jan. 20, 2015 Congresswoman Lee Applauds President's Policies to Help Families
Jan. 9, 2015 Congresswoman Lee Statement on December Jobs Report
Jan. 8, 2015 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3, Keystone XL Pipeline Act, and providing for Consideration of H.R. 30, Save American Workers Act of 2015
Jan. 6, 2015 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Sworn in as Member of the 114th Congress
Jan. 5, 2015 Congresswoman Lee Congratulates Mayor Libby Schaaf & Oakland City Council
Dec. 4, 2014 Progressive Caucus Supports Striking Fast Food Workers
Nov. 10, 2014 INVEST in Our Veterans and Our Energy Future
Oct. 23, 2014 Letter to Ronnie Goldberg, Senior Counsel for the US Council for International Business - Combatting Gender-Based Violence in the Workplace
Oct. 22, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, and Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Expressing Concerns Regarding Non-Compete Agreements in the Food Service Business
Sept. 19, 2014 "Instead of Blaming the Millions of People Who are Struggling to Find Work, We Should be Redoubling Our Efforts in Congress to Create Jobs"
Sept. 18, 2014 Letter to Elon Musk, Chief Executive Officer of Tesla Motors Inc. - Bring Gigafactory to California
Sept. 17, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Stop Wasting Tax Dollars on Benghazi Committee and Create a Select Committee on Income Inequality Instead
Sept. 16, 2014 Congresswoman Lee & Congressman Honda Introduce Legislation to Promote Hiring Veterans for Green Jobs
Sept. 5, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Calls for Greater Action to Address Unemployment
Sept. 1, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Marks Labor Day
Aug. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Addressing the Broken Relationships Between Law Enforcement and Minority Communities
Aug. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Executive Action on Poverty
Aug. 12, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Hosts Economic Development Forum Featuring Secretary Penny Pritzker
July 31, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Introduces Measure to Strengthen and Expand Anti-Poverty Programs in America
July 24, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Accepts "Live the Wage" Challenge
July 24, 2014 Progressive Caucus
July 23, 2014 Huffington Post - Will Congressman Ryan's Anti-Poverty Plan Heed the Advice of the Experts and Break With the GOP Budget?
July 7, 2014 San Jose Mercury News - Tech Workforce Diversity: Recognizing Problem is the First Step to Solving It
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 19, 2014 60 Years After Brown V. Board of Education
April 29, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Issues Statement on Raising the Minimum Wage
April 23, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Supreme Court Decision Regarding Affirmative Action
April 8, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Marks Equal Pay Day, Calls for Passage of Equal Pay Act
April 4, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on March Jobs Numbers
March 14, 2014 Comprehensive Immigration Reform/UI Extension
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Jan. 31, 2014 Quigley Joins Colleagues to Announce Creation of Full Employment Caucus
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Responds to President Obama's Fifth State of the Union Address
Jan. 9, 2014 The Hill - We Must Finish the Anti-Poverty Work of LBJ
Dec. 4, 2013 CNN Crossfire - Debate On How To Close the Economic Gap
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Nov. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Responds to October Jobs Numbers
Nov. 7, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Senate's ENDA Passage
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 3, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
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