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Sheila Jackson Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 18, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 18
Date Title
Dec. 15, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Answers on Disciplinary Protections for Minority Students
Dec. 13, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - House Democrats Call on Secretary DeVos to Protect Students' Civil Rights
Nov. 30, 2017 Letter to Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Chairman Crowley, House Democrats Urge Republicans to Hold Hearings on the Rise of Hate Crimes
Aug. 21, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Jeff Sessions, Attorney General and The Hon. Elaine Duke, Acting Secretary - Call for Swift Action by DOJ and DHS to Counter Threats Posed by White Supremacist and Neo-Nazi Groups
July 24, 2017 Collins introduces Redemption Act as Next Step in Criminal Justice Reform
May 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Urging Sec. of Homeland Security to Combat Hate Groups
Feb. 8, 2017 Letter to Donald Trump, President of the United States - Investigate Voter Suppression and Disenfranchisement in the 2016 Presidential Election
Dec. 7, 2016 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Statement Opposing Nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama to be U.S. Attorney General
Dec. 7, 2016 Emmet Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016
Dec. 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama - Protect Immigrants' Private Data
Nov. 18, 2016 House Judiciary Committee Democrats Oppose Sessions Pick
Nov. 15, 2016 Events of Last Week
Nov. 14, 2016 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas Statement Denouncing Planned Ku Klux Klan Victory Parade in North Carolina
Nov. 14, 2016 Unfinished Business: CBC to Republican Leadership - Do Your Job
Sept. 28, 2016 End Senseless Gun Violence
Sept. 23, 2016 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Calls for the Immediate Release of Videos of the Killing of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina
May 25, 2016 House Judiciary Committee Approves Bill to Protect Americans' Property Rights
May 19, 2016 Sensenbrenner, Goodlatte, Conyers, Jackson Lee, Walberg, Roskam Unveil Bill to Protect Americans' Property Rights
May 17, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Human Rights Concern in Vietnam
May 9, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John F. Kerry, Secretary of State - Dominican Republic Elections
April 21, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Candice Miller, Chairman, Committee on House Administration, The Honorable Bob Goodlatte, Chairman, Judiciary on Committee - Calling for Hearings on Democracy Reform
April 20, 2016 Letter to President Obama - Make Federal Government "Model Employer" With Fair Chance Hiring Policies
April 12, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Loretta Lynch, U.S. Attorney General - Impact of New Restrictive Voter I.D. Laws
March 23, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - LGBT Immigrants
March 8, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State - Berta Caceres
Dec. 10, 2015 Expressing Support for H.R. 1217 ``Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2015''
Dec. 8, 2015 Our Constitutional Rights
Nov. 30, 2015 Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act
Nov. 30, 2015 Congressional Black Caucus
Nov. 18, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, Presidnet of the United States - Award Simeon Booker the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Nov. 3, 2015 Letter to President Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority - Violence in the West Bank and Israel
Nov. 3, 2015 In Tribute to Barbara R. Arnwine
Oct. 27, 2015 Good Things and Bad Things
Oct. 21, 2015 Supporting the People of Ukraine to Freely Elect Their Government
Oct. 9, 2015 Letter to the Hon. John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State - Call for Continued U.S. Support Ahead of Haiti Elections
Oct. 2, 2015 Celebrating 55 Years of Nigeria's Independence
Sept. 17, 2015 Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2015
Sept. 8, 2015 In Remembrance of Julian Bond, Civil Rights Champion, Georgia Legislator, and Eloquent Voice for Justice, Equality, and Human Dignity
Sept. 8, 2015 Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965
July 29, 2015 Stories in the News
July 23, 2015 Voting Rights Act
July 22, 2015 Calling for Debate and Vote on Legislation to Repair Damage to Voting Rights Act
July 20, 2015 Congresswoman Jackson Lee Calls Upon Speaker to Bring Voting Rights Act Legislation to House Floor this Month
July 17, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Upgrade Malaysia's Ranking in the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report
July 6, 2015 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Reacts to Two Bombs Blamed on the Extremist Group Boko Haram that Exploded this Weekend at a Crowded Mosque and an Elite Muslim Restaurant in Nigeria's Central City of Jos, Killing 44 People
June 23, 2015 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Talking Points on Vietnam Advocacy Day
June 19, 2015 Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Statement on the 150th Juneteenth Celebration
June 15, 2015 Congressional Black Caucus: The Missing Black Male
June 3, 2015 Letter to James Comey, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Explain Surveillance Program
June 2, 2015 In Support of "LGBT Pride Month and Houston Pride Week"
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