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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
Issue Position: Global Peace & Security
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
July 1, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program
June 24, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Fights for Women's Reproductive Rights at Home and Abroad
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 28, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Responds to President Obama's West Point Speech
May 27, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Responds to President's Afghanistan Announcement, Renews Call to End the War Now
May 23, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds the United Nations for adding Boko Haram to the Terrorist List
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 20, 2014 Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Boko Haram
May 9, 2014 Representatives Lee, Honda and Pittenger Pen Bi-Partisan Letter to President Obama on Nigeria
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, Regarding the Boko Haram Abductions in Nigeria
May 6, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Issues Statement on Kidnapping of Nigerian Students
April 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - The Business Environment in Palestine
April 4, 2014 Co-Chairs of Congressional Caucus on Sudan and South Sudan on Executive Order for South Sudan Sanctions
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 13, 2014 Letter to the Women of Afghanistan - Supporting Women of Afghanistan
Feb. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lee on U.S. Relations with Uganda in Light of Discriminatory LGBT Law
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Jan. 15, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 24, 2013 Letter to Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan - Violence and Security in South Sudan
Dec. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Passage of Anti-Homosexuality Bill in Uganda
Dec. 19, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Violence in South Sudan
Dec. 19, 2013 Sudan and South Sudan Caucus Statement on Escalating Violence
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Nov. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Responds to Iran Nuclear Deal
Nov. 21, 2013 Ellison, Grijalva, Lee Oppose Indefinite War in Afghanistan
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Armenian Orphan Rug is a Cherished Symbol of Armenian Resilience, A Symbol Worthy of the Smithsonian
Sept. 27, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Attends UN Security Council Vote on Syria Agreement
Sept. 18, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Releases Statement on Sudanese President Bashir's Planned Travel to United States
Sept. 10, 2013 President Obama Nominates Congresswoman Barbara Lee to be Representative to United Nations
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 Letter to Susan Rice, National Security Advisor - Humanitarian Aid in Syria
Aug. 23, 2013 Letter to President Salva Kiir Mayardit, Republic of South Sudan - Concern with Ongoing Events in South Sudan
Aug. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Sudan Caucus Co-Chairs Lead Bipartisan Letter to the President of South Sudan to End Violence, Open Access to Humanitarian Aid
July 25, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Recent Violence, Developments in South Sudan and Region
July 24, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Proposes Three Amendments to the State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2014
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
May 22, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Introduces "No More Ghost Money Act"
May 16, 2013 Letter to Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Bangladesh Government on Worker Safety and Rights
April 30, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Cuba Travel Policy
April 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Prioritize Human Rights in Mexico
April 25, 2013 CPC Hour: Iraq
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
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