updated Fri. December 29, 2023
March 5, 2018
So far, only two senators, both Democrats, Ron Wyden of Oregon and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, have signed onto Booker's Marijuana Justice Act. Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., has introduced similar legislation in the House, which has attracted 24 Democratic sponsors, including Rep. Donald Payne Jr.
Southern Poverty Law Center
March 4, 2018
Joining Jones at the Memorial were House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, several members of the Alabama congressional delegation and other dignitaries, including U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee, whose grandsons Joshua and Jonah Lee laid the wreath for the ceremony. This year isÃâÃÂ ...
Black Star News
February 19, 2018
Shared Interest, a leading New York-based non-profit social investment fund, will honor the incoming Amnesty International Secretary General Kumi Naidoo with the Champion Award for People and Planet and Congresswoman Barbara Lee, member of the U.S. House of Representatives and DemocraticÃâÃÂ ...
February 15, 2018
REP. BARBARA LEE (D-CA): And, secondly, I want to ask you about this military parade that the president's proposing -- you know, the parade that is very similar to those held in authoritarian countries, like in North Korea. How much is that parade going to cost? And where is that money coming from?
February 14, 2018
Rep. Barbara Lee, the senior CBC member on the House Budget Committee, dismissed the president's proposed budget. (Courtesy photo) ... However, as has been the case for decades, the president's budget has been “dead on arrival” when it reaches the U.S. House of Representatives, which is the bodyÃâÃÂ ...
February 8, 2018
California Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D) CA discusses the record number of interest of women possibly seeking campaigns for Congress this year. Lee's advice to women is that if they're thinking about it, don't think too long, because there are issues that need to be solved in this country. She also talks the difficultiesÃâÃÂ ...
February 7, 2018
U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee Jan. 13 honored U.C. Berkeley doctoral students Vetri Velan and Kathy Shield for their efforts to halt a Republican tax proposal that would have forced graduate ... “My original motivation for this was to post it on Facebook or social and get a few people to call their representatives.”.
San Francisco Chronicle
December 31, 1999
It's not like Republicans are trying to unseat Democrats like Oakland's Barbara Lee or San Francisco's Nancy Pelosi, long-term incumbents in districts so ... Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert (Riverside County), won his 36th Congressional District seat in 2012 by beating GOP incumbent Mary Bono. While heÃâÃÂ ...
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