Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
Republican • 27th District, Florida • 14th Term • Sworn In 1989
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 24 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 312 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
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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- Past Seven Days: 31
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.907 - United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 12, 2015 4 Views
To improve defense cooperation between the United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
H.R.803 - Child Interstate Abortion Notification ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 05, 2015 35 Views
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of pare...
H.Con.Res.8Referred to the House Committee Jan 21, 2015 8 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of No Name-Calling Week in bringing attention to name-calling of all kinds and providing schools with the tool...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1091Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 3 Views
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to use negotiated rulemaking to develop a rule about agriculture quarantine inspection, and for other ...
H.R.977 - MEND ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 13, 2015 11 Views
To enable hospital-based nursing programs that are affiliated with a hospital to maintain payments under the Medicare program to hospitals for...
H.R.928Referred to House Energy and Commerce Feb 12, 2015 17 Views
To repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015