Rep. Barbara Lee
Democrat • 13th District, California • 9th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 47 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 3 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 645 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 5 of 439) 6 Made Into Law (Ranks 368 of 439)
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: 10
- Past Seven Days: 64
- All-Time: 58,062
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.689Referred to the House Committee Jul 25, 2014 6 Views
Supporting an end to the ethnic and politically fueled violence in South Sudan and the successful implementation of a transitional government.
H.R.5126 - Audit the Pentagon Act of 2014Referred to House Armed Services Jul 16, 2014 10 Views
To reduce by one-half of one percent the discretionary budget authority of any Federal agency for a fiscal year if the financial statement of ...
H.Res.610Referred to the House Committee May 30, 2014 4 Views
Recognizing the significance of National Caribbean American Heritage Month.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.688Referred to the House Committee Jul 25, 2014 11 Views
Supporting the role of the United States in ensuring children in poor countries have access to vaccines and immunization through the GAVI Alli...
H.Res.691Referred to the House Committee Jul 25, 2014 20 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Community Gardening Awareness Month.
H.Res.684Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 11 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the lif...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5081: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5081 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.Con.Res. 105: Prohibiting the President from deploying or maintaining United States Armed Forces in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific, subsequent statutory authorization.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, As Amended: H CON RES 105 Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from IraqAye (with party)July 25, 2014