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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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 28, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus
July 17, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Bring Greater Transparency and Accountability to Pentagon Spending
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 16, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Oct. 14, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Oct. 12, 2013 Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, and Indian Health Service Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz - Back Pay for Furloughed National Lab Employees
Oct. 11, 2013 The Federal Government's Shutdown and Its Impacts on our Department of Energy National Laboratories
Oct. 8, 2013 Head Start Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 8, 2013 Providing for Consideration of Excepted Employees' Pay Continuing Appropriations Resolution
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 ACA Exchange Opening
Oct. 2, 2013 National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 2, 2013 Republican Shutdown and ACA
Oct. 2, 2013 National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 30, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 28, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
April 17, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Appoint Budget Conferees
June 28, 2012 Democrats to Walk Out on Partisan Attempt to Hold Attorney General Eric Holder in Contempt
June 27, 2012 Attorney General Holder Contempt Vote
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 23, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
Sept. 15, 2009 ABC "Top Line" - Transcript
Sept. 14, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
June 12, 2009 Barbara Lee Supports Bill To Regulate Tobacco Industry
April 13, 2009 Barbara Lee Applauds President Obama's Decision to Allow Unlimited Family Travel and Remittances to Cuba
Jan. 20, 2009 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Celebrates Obama Inauguration
April 22, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of the Modern State of Israel
March 6, 2008 Barbara Lee Resolution Opposes Bush's Secret Negotiations
Oct. 16, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Dec. 6, 2006 Honoring The Contributions And Life Of Edward R. Bradley
June 15, 2006 Letter to Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald
Feb. 21, 2006 Reps. Berman, Flake Ask for Explanation of OFAC Role in Disrupting Meeting in Mexico City
Jan. 18, 2006 Barbara Lee Joins Democratic Leadership to Unveil "Honest Leadership, Open Government" Reform Package
Oct. 28, 2005 Barbara Lee Reacts to Indictiment of Senior White House Official
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