Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) biography

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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX 18th District)

13th term Democrat from Texas 18th District.

Bio

Residence: Houston

Marital Status: Married (Elwyn Lee)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Congressional Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: Houston City Council, 1990-95

Education: BA Yale Univ., 1972; JD Univ. of VA, 1975

Birthdate: 01/12/1950

Birthplace: Queens, NY

Religion: Seventh-Day Adventist

Percentage in Last Election: 73%

Major Opponent: Lori Bartley


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee.

Website: jacksonlee.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2079 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-4318
Phone: (202) 225-3816
Fax: (202) 225-3317

Houston Office: (more district offices)

1919 Smith Street, Suite 1180
Houston, Texas 77002
Phone: (713) 655-0050
Fax: (713) 655-1612



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Glenn Rushing
  • Scheduler: LaDedra Drummond
  • Chief Counsel: Gregory Berry
  • Comm. Dir.: Robin Chand
  • Education LA: Lillie Coney
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Lillie Coney
  • Telecomm LA: Robin Chand
  • Transportation LA: Lillie Coney
  • Trade LA: Lillie Coney
  • Commerce LA: Gregory Berry
  • Labor LA: Lillie Coney
  • Budget LA: Gregory Berry
  • Government Affairs LA: Lillie Coney
  • Space - NASA LA: Lillie Coney
  • Animal Welfare LA: Lillie Coney

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee
 

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