Rep. Barbara Lee
Democrat • 13th District, California • 9th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 50 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 3 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 666 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 5 of 438) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 292 of 438)
Lee was born July 16, 1946 in El Paso, Texas. She was educated at Mills College and the University of California, Berkeley, and was chief of staff for United States Representative Ron Dellums and a member of the California State Assembly and the California State Senate before entering the House.
In 2001, Congresswoman Lee cast the only "no" vote to the US invasion of Afghanistan. Read More...
- Today: 5
- Past Seven Days: 43
- All-Time: 58,280
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5352 - Pathways Out of Poverty Act of 2014Referred to House Judiciary Jul 31, 2014 14 Views
To strengthen and expand proven anti-poverty programs and initiatives.
H.R.5287Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 1 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for expenses for household and elder care services necessary for gainful em...
H.R.5248Referred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 4 Views
To provide for United States participation in the Inter-Parliamentary Union, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.699Motion to reconsider laid Aug 01, 2014 17 Views
Welcoming African leaders to the first United States-Africa Leaders' Summit and African trade ministers to the 13th Forum of the African Growt...
H.Res.701Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 17 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an internation...
H.R.5330 - BUILD ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 5 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the tax treatment for certain build America bonds permanent and to provide for recovery zon...
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014