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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
March 26, 2014 Comprehensive Immigration Reform
March 14, 2014 Comprehensive Immigration Reform/UI Extension
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Immigration Detention Requirement
Feb. 4, 2014 Congressional Women's Working Group on Immigration Reform Hosts Senior White House Official
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Deportations Now
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security - Request for Meeting to Discuss Humanitarian Concerns
Dec. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Joins Fast for Families, Pushes for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Nov. 21, 2013 Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Oct. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Marches For Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 16, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Aug. 12, 2013 Letter to Governor Edmund G. Brown, State of California - TRUST Act
Aug. 2, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Touts Economic Benefits of Comprehensive Immigration Reform for California
July 29, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Support for the Release of DREAM Activists
June 18, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
June 18, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
March 8, 2013 Letter to Senator Charles Schumer, House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security - Criticizing their Hearing on the Separation of Nuclear Families under U.S. Immigration Law
Feb. 8, 2013 CBC Hour: Immigration Reform
Jan. 29, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Issues Statement on Immigration Reform
June 26, 2012 Contra Costa Times - Arizona Immigration Ruling Sends Mixed Signals to Other States and Police
June 25, 2012 Lee Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law
June 18, 2012 House Passes CAPAC Chair Judy Chu's Resolution of Regret for the Chinese Exclusion Act
June 15, 2012 KTVU.com - Bay Area Officials Hail Move by Obama to Allow Deferred Deportation
June 15, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Change in Immigration Policy
May 16, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Votes Against Partisan and Irresponsible GOP Bill to Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act
May 1, 2012 Letter to Mr. Alejandro Mayorkas, Director U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Nov. 23, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Aug. 19, 2011 Barbara Lee Applauds Administration Decision to Suspend Deportations of Law Abiding Immigrants
July 14, 2011 Lee Speaks Out Against Anti-Immigrant Legislation
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
Jan. 25, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Releases Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Dec. 18, 2010 Barbara Lee Statement on Senate Failure to Pass the DREAM Act
Dec. 8, 2010 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Hails the House Passage of the DREAM Act
Dec. 8, 2010 The DREAM Act
Dec. 2, 2010 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Calls for the Passage of the DREAM Act
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren
Jan. 27, 2010 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Releases Statement On President Obama's State Of The Union Address To Congress
Aug. 19, 2009 Congresswoman Lee Joins Colleagues in Calling for the Removal of Travel Ban for Those Living With HIV/AIDS
July 24, 2008 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Passage Of Global HIV/AIDS Relief Bill (PEPFAR)
Nov. 8, 2007 Statement for Hearing on Immigration Reform
Aug. 2, 2007 Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Lift HIV Travel Ban
Oct. 3, 2006 Letter to Secretary Rice
Sept. 29, 2006 Hispanic Heritage Month Statement
Sept. 29, 2006 Hispanic Heritage Month Statement
July 27, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Jerry Lewis And The Honorable David Obey
May 15, 2006 Barbara Lee Slams Border Militarization Calls Proposal a "Dangerous Publicity Stunt"
May 1, 2006 Barbara Lee Convenes Meeting of Community and Faith Leaders on Immigration
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