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Congressman Sheila Jackson Lee from Texas

Profile for Congressman Sheila Jackson Lee from Texas

Congressman Sheila  Jackson Lee
Democrat
Next Election: 2020
Sheila Jackson Lee
Texas
202-225-3816
District: 18
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Latest Announcements:

May 19 2020 - 1:46 PM

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Officially Announces the Opening of a Third Coronavirus Testing Site

May 19 2020 - 1:39 PM

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF A 46 BED HOSPITAL WING DEDICATED TO THE TREATMENT OF COVID-19 PATIENTS AND MOBILE TESTING FOR SENIORS

Latest Votes:

Feb 27 2021

Voted Yes On Passage on HR1319

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of S. Con. Res. 5.

Feb 27 2021

Voted No On Motion to Recommit on HR1319

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of S. Con. Res. 5.

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $731,012
Individual $462,315
PAC & SuperPac $264,497
Disbursements: $767,512
Individual Refunds $2,700
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $83,337

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr8092 - Aug 22 2020

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to establish the methods by which individuals may apply for an absentee ballot in elections for Federal office, to permit individuals to cast absentee ballots at polling places and early voting locations on or before the date of the election, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
22

hr7636 - Jul 16 2020

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize the Attorney General to provide grants to States and units of local government for the video recording of custodial interrogations.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres1001 - Jun 15 2020

Recognizing June 19, 2020, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
214

hr6905 - May 15 2020

To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a program for granting lawful permanent resident status to alien health care professionals providing medical services during the COVID-19 emergency, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6504 - Apr 14 2020

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to develop a plan to improve surveillance with respect to diseases that are viral pandemic threats, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6505 - Apr 14 2020

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to clarify the role of the National Biosurveillance Integration Center of the Department of Homeland Security regarding an emerging highly communicable infectious disease event of national concern, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6503 - Apr 14 2020

To provide housing support services to the elderly and individuals with disabilities living in Federal Government housing or federally subsidized housing during the Pandemic or Declared Public Health Emergency.

House Appropriations Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6292 - Mar 19 2020

To establish the Office of Coronavirus COVID-19 Small Business Recovery Grants in the Small Business Administration to compensate certain small business concerns for substantial economic injury, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6271 - Mar 13 2020

To provide certain unemployment assistance for individuals impacted by quarantine order for a national or State public health emergency, including a virus threat or other health pandemic.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6271 - Mar 13 2020

To provide certain unemployment assistance for individuals impacted by quarantine order for a national or State public health emergency, including a virus threat or other health pandemic.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6272 - Mar 13 2020

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to eligible entities to train elementary and secondary school nurses on how to respond to a biological or chemical attack or an outbreak of pandemic influenza in a school building or on school grounds.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6100 - Mar 5 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the criminalization of female genital mutilation, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr6100 - Mar 5 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the criminalization of female genital mutilation, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr6100 - Mar 5 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the criminalization of female genital mutilation, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr6100 - Mar 5 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the criminalization of female genital mutilation, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr6100 - Mar 5 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the criminalization of female genital mutilation, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr5944 - Feb 21 2020

To establish the History Is Learned from the Living grant program to enable communities to learn about historical movements in the United States in the past century through the oral histories of community members who participated in those movements, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5942 - Feb 21 2020

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a DHS Cybersecurity On-the-Job Training and Employment Apprentice Program, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5945 - Feb 21 2020

To amend the Military Selective Service Act to ensure that the records of persons registered pursuant to that Act are updated to remove persons who are deceased, receiving supplemental security income benefits due to a disability, or otherwise no longer eligible for induction, and to permit the induction of persons who have been convicted of nonviolent offenses, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5941 - Feb 21 2020

To require that activities carried out by the United States in South Sudan relating to governance, reconstruction and development, and refugee relief and assistance will support the basic human rights of women and women's participation and leadership in these areas.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5943 - Feb 21 2020

To enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5942 - Feb 21 2020

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a DHS Cybersecurity On-the-Job Training and Employment Apprentice Program, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5939 - Feb 21 2020

To provide for research and education with respect to triple-negative breast cancer, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5938 - Feb 21 2020

To reauthorize the Department of Defense mentor-protégé program.

House Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5946 - Feb 21 2020

To preserve knowledge and promote education about jazz in the United States and abroad.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5940 - Feb 21 2020

To award a Congressional Gold Medal to Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the United States whose visionary leadership secured passage of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965, Social Security Amendments Act (Medicare) of 1965, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Higher Education Act of 1965, and Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres731 - Nov 22 2019

Condemning the inflammatory and racially offensive statement of the President of the United States suggesting falsely a moral equivalence between the domestic terrorist act of lynching and the constitutionally provided congressional impeachment power.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4339 - Sep 16 2019

To eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
55

hr4140 - Aug 2 2019

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit a foreign official from demanding a bribe, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr4082 - Jul 26 2019

To prohibit the private purchase or sale of a firearm or ammunition except through a federally licensed firearms dealer, to impose additional requirements on such a dealer, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4080 - Jul 26 2019

To require the safe storage of firearms and ammunition, and to require the investigation of reports of improper storage of firearms or ammunition.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4081 - Jul 26 2019

To provide for the licensing of firearm and ammunition possession and the registration of firearms, and to prohibit the possession of certain ammunition.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres506 - Jul 22 2019

Welcoming the inaugural visit to the United States of the 22d Prime Minister of Pakistan and continuing support and commitment to the long and enduring friendship between the United States and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr3710 - Jul 11 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for the remediation of cybersecurity vulnerabilities, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr3710 - Jul 11 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for the remediation of cybersecurity vulnerabilities, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr3710 - Jul 11 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for the remediation of cybersecurity vulnerabilities, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr3058 - Jun 3 2019

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a program to address the health crisis of insufficient vaccinations, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr3060 - Jun 3 2019

To provide for reform and reorganization of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr2353 - Apr 25 2019

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require candidates for election for public office to refuse offers of assistance from foreign powers and to report such offers to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and for other purposes.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr835 - Jan 29 2019

To impose criminal sanctions on certain persons involved in international doping fraud conspiracies, to provide restitution for victims of such conspiracies, and to require sharing of information with the United States Anti-Doping Agency to assist its fight against doping, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
28