Rep. Barbara Lee
Democrat • 13th District, California • 10th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 35 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 3 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 288 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 8 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 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: 6
- Past Seven Days: 42
- All-Time: 60,353
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2721 - Pathways Out of Poverty Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 11, 2015 1 Views
To strengthen and expand proven anti-poverty programs and initiatives.
H.Res.296Referred to the House Committee Jun 03, 2015 2 Views
Calling for Sickle Cell Trait research.
H.Res.284Referred to the House Committee May 21, 2015 0 Views
Recognizing the significance of National Caribbean American Heritage Month.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.344Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 212 Views
Urging the discontinued use of the Confederate battle flag, which represents pain, humiliation, torture, and racial oppression, in remembrance...
H.R.2867 - Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 11 Views
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4...
H.R.2875 - Law Enforcement Trust and Integrity Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 3 Views
To encourage greater community accountability of law enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015