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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

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: Poverty Eradication
Issue Position: Housing
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Protect Homebuyers from Damaging FHFA Proposals
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
April 11, 2013 House Democrats Want President to Intervene in Mortgage Relief Backlog
Dec. 11, 2012 Letter to President Obama, House and Senate Leadership
June 26, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
Feb. 28, 2012 Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2012
Feb. 9, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee & CA Democratic Members respond to Multi State Housing Settlement
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Waxman and CA Democratic Members Respond to President's Housing Proposal
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Dicks, Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Olver
July 26, 2011 Lee Responds to Rise in Wealth Gap Among Whites, African Americans and Latinos
May 3, 2011 Letter to Hon. Eric H. Holder, Jr. Attorney General of the United States U.S. Department of Justice
Feb. 19, 2011 Republican Budget Plan Full of Reckless Spending Cuts That Hurt Everyone
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to James Dimon, President and Chief Executive Officer JP Morgan Chase & Company
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to Vikram Pandit, Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup, Inc.
Oct. 29, 2010 Letter to Steven Spears, Executive Director of California Housing Finance Agency
Oct. 19, 2010 Op-Ed - Rep. Barbara Lee: Put the Brakes on Home Foreclosures
Sept. 1, 2010 Conyers Calls on Secretary Geithner to Stop Fannie Mae from Bringing Taxpayer Funded Lawsuits Against Underwater Homeowners
June 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Christopher J. Dodd, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs and the Honorable Barney Frank, Chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services
April 14, 2010 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges Residents And Businesses To Take Advantage Of Tax Cuts
March 23, 2010 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Feb. 23, 2010 National Job Crisis
Feb. 23, 2010 Rebuild Main Street And Rescue Back Street
Dec. 11, 2009 Barbara Lee Supports Consolidated Appropriations Bill
May 17, 2009 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act
May 7, 2009 Mortgage Reform And Anti-Predatory Lending Act
March 16, 2009 Congressional Black Caucus
March 6, 2009 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Supports Legislation to Keep Families in Their Homes
Oct. 23, 2008 Urges Governor Schwarzenegger to Increase Foreclosure Relief Funding for Communities in the 9th Congressional District
Oct. 3, 2008 Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008
Sept. 29, 2008 Congresswoman Lee Opposes Massive Bailout
July 23, 2008 Applauds Passage of American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008
July 23, 2008 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to House Amendments to Senate Amendment to H.R. 3221, Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
May 8, 2008 Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008
May 8, 2008 Barbara Lee Statement on Housing Bill
May 7, 2008 Neighborhood Stabilization Act of 2008
April 15, 2008 Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Protect Seniors with Reverse Mortgages
Jan. 12, 2008 Barbara Lee Addresses The Impact Of Mortgage Crisis On Her District
Oct. 12, 2007 Barbara Lee's Statement in Support of the National Affordable Housing Trust Fund
Oct. 12, 2007 Barbara Lee's Statement in Support of the National Affordable Housing Trust Fund
Oct. 10, 2007 National Affordable Housing Trust Fund Act of 2007
Sept. 25, 2007 Barbara Lee Calls for National Commitment to End the AIDS Epidemic in Black America
Sept. 18, 2007 Expanding American Homeownership Act of 2007
Sept. 18, 2007 Barbara Lee Speaks Out for Homeownership Promotion, Borrower Protection Bill
July 12, 2007 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 1851, Section 8 Voucher Reform Act of 2007
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