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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
Aug. 8, 2014 Congresswoman Lee's Statement on U.S. Airstrikes in Iraq
July 17, 2014 Iraq Privileged Resolution
July 11, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Seeks to Stop U.S. Military Escalation in Iraq
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 10, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Lauds Passage of Amendment to Ban Funding for Discriminatory Hair Regulations in the U.S. Army
May 26, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Issues Memorial Day Statement
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 29, 2014 Secretary Hagel Addresses Unauthorized Hairstyles, Responds to Letter Sent by Women of the CBC
April 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code
April 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Aug. 1, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Leads Bipartisan Letter Urging President Obama to leave no U.S. troops in Afghanistan After 2014
July 31, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - No Troops in Afghanistan After 2014
July 24, 2013 Repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
April 25, 2013 CPC Hour: Iraq
March 19, 2013 10-Year Anniversary of the Iraq War
Dec. 7, 2012 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges President Obama to Expedite Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
June 28, 2012 Death of Two Thousandth American in Afghanistan
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 28, 2012 Growing Chaos and Distrust between NATO and Afghan Allies Highlights Strategic Failure of Continued Military Occupation
Feb. 2, 2012 Congressional Leaders Call for Hearings into Military Hazing
Oct. 21, 2011 Huge Victory! Troops Coming Home from Iraq!
Oct. 21, 2011 The Daily Kos - Ten Years Later: Is Anyone Paying Attention?
Oct. 17, 2011 Barbara Lee Applauds News that Obama Administration Will Bring Troops in Iraq Home by Year's End
Oct. 7, 2011 CPC Peace & Security Task Force Holds Hearing on 10th Anniversary of U.S. Invasion of Afghanistan
Sept. 21, 2011 Official Repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Sept. 20, 2011 Barbara Lee Statement on the End of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Aug. 2, 2011 Lee Introduces Bill to Bring Troops Home from Iraq On Time
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
June 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw
June 22, 2011 Barbara Lee on the President's Afghanistan Announcement: Plan Falls Far Short of the Significant and Sizeable Reduction That Our War-Weary Nation Expected
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 2, 2011 Barbara Lee Recognizes LGBT Pride Month
May 10, 2011 Letter to Chairman McKeon
April 6, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - California Federal Disaster Assistance
March 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, The United States House of Representatives
March 29, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Statement on President Obama's Speech on U.S. Military Action in Libya
March 22, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Statement on Acceleration of U.S. Military Involvement in Libya
March 2, 2011 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges Secretary Clinton to Enforce Human Rights Laws of Merida Initiative
Jan. 6, 2011 Congresswoman Lee: More Troops Not the Answer in Afghanistan
Dec. 18, 2010 Barbara Lee Statement on Senate Vote to Repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell
Dec. 1, 2010 Barbara Lee Calls for Change of Course in Afghanistan One Year after Troop Surge Announcement
Nov. 19, 2010 Op-Ed: No Delaying Reality in Afghanistan
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
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