Rep. Barbara Lee
Democrat • 13th District, California • 10th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 36 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 3 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 30 of 437)
- 325 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 8 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 155 of 440)
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: 8
- Past Seven Days: 48
- All-Time: 60,525
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2972 - Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2015Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Jul 08, 2015 5 Views
To ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every woman, and for other purposes.
H.R.2721 - Pathways Out of Poverty Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 13, 2015 7 Views
To strengthen and expand proven anti-poverty programs and initiatives.
H.Res.296Referred to the House Committee Jun 03, 2015 1 Views
Calling for Sickle Cell Trait research.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.3218Referred to the House Committee Jul 27, 2015 8 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 836 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, California as the "Special Warfare...
H.R.3185 - Equality ActReferred to House House Administration Jul 23, 2015 37 Views
To prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes.
H.Res.371Referred to the House Committee Jul 22, 2015 25 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that there should be established a "National African Immigrant Heritage Month" in Septemb...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2770: Keeping our Travelers Safe and Secure Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2770 Keeping our Travelers Safe and Secure ActAbstain (against party)July 27, 2015
H.R. 1656: Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1656 Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015Abstain (against party)July 27, 2015
S. 1482: Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: S 1482 Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2015Abstain (against party)July 27, 2015