Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

Representing the 18th District of TEXAS

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May 18, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a Senior Member of the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement today after being named to serve on a conference committee working to complete legislation addressing the opioid addiction epidemic.

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May 6, 2016 Press Release

What:          HR 5130 - The “Stop Infant Mortality and Recidivism Reduction Act of 2016” or the “SIMARRA Act,” will permit the Bureau of Prisons to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Federal prison system for pregnant offenders by establishing a pilot program of critical-stage, developmental nurseries in Federal prisons for children born to inmates.  The “SIMARRA

May 5, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee released the following statement in honor of Cinco de Mayo today:

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May 18, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a Senior Member of the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement today after being named to serve on a conference committee working to complete legislation addressing the opioid addiction epidemic.

Issues:
May 6, 2016 Press Release

What:          HR 5130 - The “Stop Infant Mortality and Recidivism Reduction Act of 2016” or the “SIMARRA Act,” will permit the Bureau of Prisons to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Federal prison system for pregnant offenders by establishing a pilot program of critical-stage, developmental nurseries in Federal prisons for children born to inmates.  The “SIMARRA

May 5, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee released the following statement in honor of Cinco de Mayo today: