Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

Representing the 18th District of TEXAS

Homeland Security

Congresswoman Jackson Lee is committed to the protection of our homeland. As a senior Member of the Committee on Homeland Security, Congresswoman Jackson Lee has worked hard to oversee and improve the Department of Homeland Security and to make America safe from terrorism. She has supported legislation to improve the ability of the Immigration and Naturalization Services to keep out dangerous individuals, while continuing to facilitate access for those individuals desiring legalization. 

Congresswoman Jackson Lee ia a member of the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and a Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security, which covers immigration and port security policies. Congresswoman Jackson Lee has been a leader, setting policy for the security of America’s airports, chemical plants, refineries, hospitals and other critical infrastructures. She is also the author of H.R. 4990, “Justice for Children Act,”  legislation increasing the number of immigration judges. 

Congress is focusing on finding security gaps, and is holding the Administration accountable, demanding serious solutions. Congresswoman Jackson Lee is working hard to ensure that Americans get the security that they have been promised and that they deserve. Thirteen years have passed since the catastrophic events of 9/11, and Congresswoman Jackson Lee and her colleagues are committed to honoring the over 3,000 innocent Americans who died that day by ensuring that such a tragedy is never allowed to occur again. 

 

More on Homeland Security

Jul 15, 2019 Press Release

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Jul 12, 2019 Press Release

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July 12, 2019                                                                           202-225-3816

 

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Jul 2, 2019 Press Release

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July 1, 2019                                                                           202-225-3816

 

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Jul 2, 2019 Press Release

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July 1, 2019                                                                                                   (202) 225–3816

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Jun 27, 2019 Press Release

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June 27, 2019                                                                           202-225-3816

 

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Nov 9, 2018 Press Release

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November 8, 2018                                                                                                  (202) 225–3816

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Nov 8, 2018 Press Release

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November 8, 2018                                                                                                  (202) 225–3816

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Nov 5, 2018 Press Release

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November 1, 2018                                                 202-225-3816

Nov 5, 2018 Press Release

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November 1, 2018                                                                              202-225-3816

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Oct 29, 2018 Press Release

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October 27, 2018                                                 202-225-3816

 

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