Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

Representing the 18th District of TEXAS

Press Releases

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release
“More than 100 bodies have been found in western Ivory Coast, the United Nations has said, amid the continuing conflict between rivals for the presidency and I am outraged, stated Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.”

April 8, 2011  

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a senior Member of the House Judiciary Committee and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Transportation Security, released the following statement denouncing the ethnic slayings in the African nation of Ivory Coast.

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release

March 23, 2011

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, ranking member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation Security, sent a letter to President Obama regarding U.S. military actions in Libya.  Below is the full text of the letter:

 

March 22, 2011

The Honorable Barack Obama

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release
URGES THE U.S. TO FOCUS ON HUMANITARIAN RELIEF

March 18, 2011

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release
THE QADDAFI FAMILY STOP THE SLAUGHTER OF THE LIBYAN PEOPLE NOW

March 17, 2011

HOUSTON – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), ranking member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation Security and senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement regarding the atrocities in Libya:

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release
CONGRESSWOMAN JACKSON LEE JOINS LIBYAN EMERGENCY TASK FORCE AND MOTHER OF AN AMERICAN KILLED BY THE QADDAFI REGIME FOR CAPTIOL HILL PRESS CONFERENCE

March 17, 2011         

 

HOUSTON – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), ranking member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation Security and senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement regarding the atrocities in Libya:

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release
COL. MUAMMAR el-QADDAFI AND HIS FAMILY MUST LEAVE LIBYA NOW

February 27, 2011

HOUSTON – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), senior member of the House Homeland Security and Judiciary Committee and recent member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement regarding the atrocities in Libya:

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release

February 21, 2011

HOUSTON – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Ranking Member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation Security, Senior Member of the House Judiciary Committee who formerly served on the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East, issued the following statement on the violence in Libya:

Aug 21, 2013 Press Release
“I applaud the end to the FAA furlough which will allow 74,000 transportation and construction workers to return to work. We must not forget that while our economy is fragile every job created is of vital importance to Houston and our country.”

August 5, 2010                        

HOUSTON, TX – Today, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, ranking Member of the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection, released the following statement regarding the Senate’s decision to approve legislation ending a two-week partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration.

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