Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

Representing the 18th District of TEXAS

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE TO PROVIDE AN UPDATE ON THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

May 19, 2020
Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                    

March 16, 2020 

Contact: Remmington Belford                                                              

202-225-3816 

MEDIA ADVISORY

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE TO PROVIDE AN UPDATE ON THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
 

HOUSTON, TX – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Chair of the Congressional Coronavirus Task Force will host a press conference to provide an update on the Coronavirus pandemic for the Houston community and surrounding areas. The Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, Chaired by Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX18) and Co-Chaired by Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA01) and Congressman Raul Ruiz, MD (D-CA36), was formed to marshal the collective experience and expertise of Members of Congress and Congressional Committees to produce an action plan for the current crisis and to provide input into health policy and legislative efforts that will create a new construct for dealing with future health crisis. It will also be a vehicle for receiving and disseminating information on a regular basis to the entire Congress and the general public, to advocate for needed resources, and to encourage the Administration to act promptly on all matters related to combatting the coronavirus.
 
WHO: Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee
 
 WHAT:        Press conference to update the public about the Coronavirus
 
 WHERE:     Mickey Leland Federal Building, 1919 Smith Street, Houston, TX    (downstairs room off lobby)
 
WHEN: Monday, March 16, 2020 — 12:00 Noon 
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Congresswoman Jackson Lee is a Democrat from Texas’s 18th Congressional District. She is a senior member of the House Committees on Judiciary and Homeland Security and a member of the Budget Committee.