Rep. Barbara Lee
Democrat • 13th District, California • 9th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 50 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 3 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 675 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: 12
- Past Seven Days: 52
- All-Time: 58,410
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5352 - Pathways Out of Poverty Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 13 Views
To strengthen and expand proven anti-poverty programs and initiatives.
H.R.5287Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 3 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 2 Views
To provide for United States participation in the Inter-Parliamentary Union, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.723Referred to the House Committee Sep 15, 2014 1 Views
Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of ...
H.Res.721Referred to the House Committee Sep 11, 2014 13 Views
Encouraging greater public-private sector collaboration to promote financial literacy for students and young adults.
H.Con.Res.114Referred to the House Committee Sep 11, 2014 23 Views
Urging Congress to debate and vote on a statutory authorization for any sustained United States combat role in Iraq or Syria.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5108: To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5108 To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)September 15, 2014
H.R. 5161: Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5161 E-LABEL ActAye (with party)September 11, 2014
H.R. 3522: Employee Health Care Protection Act of 2013
On Passage: H R 3522 To authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current group health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimum essential health insurance coverage requirement, and for other purposesNay (with party)September 11, 2014