Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
Republican • 27th District, Florida • 13th Term • Sworn In 1989
- 25 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 39 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 219 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 228 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 107 of 439)
Ros-Lehtinen was born in Havana, Cuba on July 15, 1952. She was educated at Florida International University and was a member of the Florida House of Representatives and the Florida Senate before entering the House.
Upon her election to succeed the late Congressman Claude Pepper, she became the first Hispanic woman elected to the United States House of Representatives. Her campaign manager was Jeb Bush and her candidacy was endorsed by Jorge Mas Canosa, former head of the Cuban-American National Foundation. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.107Referred to the House Committee Jul 16, 2014 13 Views
Denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations in violation of international humanitarian law.
H.R.5107 - Fuel Choice for American Prosperity and Security Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 15, 2014 7 Views
To amend title 49, United States Code, to reduce the fuel economy obligations of automobile manufacturers whose fleets contain at least 50 per...
H.R.5030Referred to the House Committee Jul 08, 2014 2 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 13500 SW 250 Street in Princeton, Florida, as the "Corporal Christian...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5206Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Jul 25, 2014 1 Views
To allow Foreign Service and other executive agency employees to designate beneficiaries of their death benefits.
H.Res.684Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 6 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the lif...
H.R.5089Referred to the House Committee Jul 11, 2014 3 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class ...
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 2014Nay (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