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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
July 7, 2014 San Jose Mercury News - Tech Workforce Diversity: Recognizing Problem is the First Step to Solving It
May 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission Chairman- Demanding-Net-Neutrality
April 28, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Named One of the Best on Capitol Hill for Digital Media by Congressional Management Foundation
March 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
March 26, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Responds to Media Attacks
March 11, 2014 Letter to James Comery, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Improve DNA Testing for Law Enforcement
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sustained Support for NIF
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Janet Napolitano, President, University of California - Keep Lick Observatory Open
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Wheeler, Commissioner Clyburn, Commissioner O'Rielly, Commissioner Rosenworcel, and Commissioner Pai, Federal Communications Commission - Urging Action to Improve Internet Access in Schools
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concern Over the Trans Pacific Partnership
Dec. 4, 2013 CNN Crossfire - Debate On How To Close the Economic Gap
Aug. 15, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Announces Over $950,000 in Federal Research Grants for the University of California at Berkeley
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
May 23, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Responds to President Obama's Call for AUMF Repeal, Introduces Legislation Creating Greater Oversight of Drones
April 24, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Issues Statement on Unjust Prison Telephone Charges
April 24, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
Aug. 22, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Leader Pelosi
July 22, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 17, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
May 19, 2009 Hearing of the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Internal Revenue Service
June 20, 2008 Congresswoman Lee Opposes FISA Amendments Act
June 20, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2008
Feb. 14, 2008 Progressives Demand Classified Access to Domestic Spying Program
Oct. 25, 2007 Letter to Kevin J. Martin, Federal Communications Commission Chairman
Sept. 21, 2006 Letter to The Inspector General Kent R. Nilsson
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
May 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
May 11, 2006 Barbara Lee Responds to Reports of New NSA Domestic Spying
Oct. 27, 2005 Members of Congressional Black Caucus Join Representative Watson in Outlining Goals to Narrow Digital Divide in Upcoming DTV Legislation
Oct. 19, 2005 Pentagon's Spin Machine and the Cancellation of Ed Schultz's Show
July 21, 2005 Barbara Lee Submits Resolution of Inquiry on Downing Street Memo
June 21, 2005 Barbara Lee Opposes Cut for Public Broadcasting Funds
Oct. 11, 2004 Honoring Belva Davis
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