Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

Representing the 18th District of TEXAS

Press Releases

Oct 1, 2013 Press Release

Press Release

REP. JACKSON LEE ANNOUNCES NEW AFFORDABLE HEALTH INSURANCE OPTIONS BEGIN TODAY FOR MILLIONS OF AMERICANS

Oct 1, 2013 Press Release

Press Release

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE’S STATEMENT ON THE REPUBLICAN MAJORITY IN THE HOUSE ALLOWING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO SHUTDOWN

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

Press Statement

 

IN THE MIDST OF A PENDING GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN THE TEXAS STATE GOVERNMENT RISES TO OBSTRUCT AGAIN

 

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

Press Statement

 

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF WILLIE MAE KIRK

 

Willie Mae Kirk was a civil rights leader and teacher who fought against segregation in Austin

 

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

In recent years, Congress has on multiple occasions enacted a “continuing resolution” that extends the most recent budget into the future.

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

Press Statement

THE SECURITY COUNCIL’S VOTE ON THIS RESOLUTION IS A GREAT MOMENT THAT SHOWS US THE TRUE POWER OF DIPLOMACY AND THE VALUE OF THE UNITED NATIONS

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

Press Statement

REPUBLICAN PUSH TO DELAY THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT WOULD HURT SENIORS AND WILL PRODUCE A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The American people have worked too hard to recover from one crisis to another to see extremists in their Congress cause yet another one, says Rep. Jackson Lee

 

Sep 25, 2013 Press Release
“This important Grant will help combat housing discrimination by ensuring compliance with nation’s fair housing laws in Houston and Harris County”

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a senior ember of the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement announcing the award of a $325,000 grant to the Greater Houston Fair Housing Center from the Department of Housing and Urban Development to facilitate compliance with fair housing laws in Houston and Harris County:

Sep 24, 2013 Press Release
“This is no time for a government shutdown. Many Americans and Houstonians will be hurt.”

Houston, TX – Congressional Sheila Jackson Lee, a senior Member of the Judiciary Committee and Ranking Member on the Homeland Security Subcommittee for Border and Maritime Security, made the following statement at a press conference held today with Houstonians and law enforcement officials and others to discuss the impact on homeland security resulting from possible government

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