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Barbara Lee's Public Statements

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 17, 2014 Iraq Privileged Resolution
July 17, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces $900K STEM Grant
July 17, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Bring Greater Transparency and Accountability to Pentagon Spending
July 16, 2014 Bring Back Our Girls
July 16, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Applauds Passage of Amendment to Protect State Marijuana Laws
July 15, 2014 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2015
July 15, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Looks Forward to Final Passage of Assessing Progress in Haiti Act
July 11, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Seeks to Stop U.S. Military Escalation in Iraq
July 10, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - House Democrats Call For USTR to Stop Using Distorted Data
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 The Hill - Listening to the Most Important Voices
July 9, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - European Tar Sands Policy
July 8, 2014 "I Share the Widespread Concern Over the Surge of Unaccompanied Minors," says Congresswoman Barbara Lee
July 7, 2014 San Jose Mercury News - Tech Workforce Diversity: Recognizing Problem is the First Step to Solving It
July 2, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Tours UC Berkeley's Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Labs
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
July 1, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants
July 1, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program
June 27, 2014 Congresswoman Lee and Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen Host HIV Testing to Mark National HIV Testing Day
June 27, 2014 Congresswoman Lee to House Republicans: Bring Bipartisan Comprehensive Immigration Reform Up for a Vote
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 26, 2014 LGBT Pride Month
June 25, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Iraq
June 24, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Fights for Women's Reproductive Rights at Home and Abroad
June 24, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces $3 Million in Federal Head Start Funds
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
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 20, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Applauds State Budget Anti-Poverty Efforts
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Stands Up for the Voting Right Amendment Act
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Africa Immigration Issue
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
June 13, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Responds to President Obama's Remarks on Iraq
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 11, 2014 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2015
June 10, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Lauds Passage of Amendment to Ban Funding for Discriminatory Hair Regulations in the U.S. Army
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015
June 3, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Applauds EPA's Decision to Begin Cutting Carbon Pollution from Power Plants
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
June 2, 2014 Barbara Lee Hails Passage of Medical Marijuana Amendment
May 30, 2014 In Memory of Maya Angelou
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 30, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Applauds Passage of Second Chance and Medical Marijuana Protection Measures
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
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