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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Abortion and Reproductive

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
Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
March 25, 2014 Congresswoman Lee on Supporting Women's Access to Contraception
Jan. 28, 2014 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge
Dec. 16, 2013 Congresswoman Lee Introduces Legislation to Halt Federal Funding for Abstinence-Only Education
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
July 11, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Receives Planned Parenthood's Champion for Women's Health Award
Feb. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Senator Frank R. Lautenberg Introduce Bill to Expand Comprehensive Sex Education
July 31, 2012 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
May 31, 2012 CAPAC Members Denounce Attack on Reproductive Rights
Aug. 4, 2011 Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Prevent Spread of STIs and HIV in Prisons
March 10, 2011 Jobs and 99'ers
Jan. 22, 2009 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Hails Obama Decision To Repeal Global Gag Rule
July 24, 2008 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds Passage Of Global HIV/AIDS Relief Bill (PEPFAR)
March 27, 2008 Barbara Lee Calls on Congress to Fund REAL Sex Ed
Sept. 6, 2006 Congress Investigates Ineffectiveness of Abstinence-Only Earmark in Fighting Global AIDS
May 16, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
July 19, 2005 Foreign Relation Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: HIV/AIDS
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Defending Women's Rights
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