[PR Newswire (press release)] Congressman Steve Chabot, member of the US House Committee on Judiciary; and Congresswoman Sheila Jackson-Lee, member of the Committee on Homeland Security; Congresswoman Corrine Brown, Chairwoman of the Transportation Subcommittee on Railroads.
[Weasel Zippers] - Sheila Jackson Lee (D.-Texas) likened “Christian militants” to Islamic radicals in a hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday, suggesting they posed a comparable threat to the rule of law in the United States. At the same hearing
[Louisville.com] - Yarmuth in his crusade, are a number of other Democratic legislative luminaries, to include Representatives John Conyers, Barney Frank, Sheila Jackson-Lee, William Jefferson, Charles Rangel, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Maxine Waters, Henry Waxman
[Jackson Sun] - Pete Olson and Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas. "I am proud to introduce a bill to recognize and honor the life and accomplishments of MD Anderson and invite my colleagues in the US House of Representatives to join me in this tribute to Mr. Anderson's many
[Dallas Voice] - Two Texas representatives — Sheila Jackson Lee of Houston and Eddie Bernice Johnson of Dallas — are among the sponsors. “The current House makes it difficult to pass,” Ralls said. “But if they tackle immigration reform, it will be GLBT-inclusive.
[NPR] - SEABROOK: And Texas Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee said staying in Libya gives the US an opportunity for peace at some point down the road. Representative SHEILA JACKSON LEE (Democrat, Texas): We have the Arab League that has asked us to stand with them
[Houston Chronicle (blog)] - On Monday, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee announced the birth of the Houston Youth Impact Program, which will include involvement from UH and its athletics department. The Youth Impact Program is designed to mentor at-risk youth by combining academic
[Washington Post] - Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Tex.) charged. Jackson Lee argued that this would lead to more cases like that of a boy who died from an abscessed tooth because “he had no access to health care.” Republicans on the committee were unimpressed with this story.
[D Magazine] - Ron Kirk and congressional colleagues Charlie Rangel, Sheila Jackson Lee, and others looked on. Here's the press release about the award from Johnson's office. You'll remember SMU originally had her listed as a recipient at the annual Distinguished
[FrontPage Magazine] - Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) and Bennie Thompson (D-MS) seemed certain that criminal gangs are more of a threat to America than Islamists. Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D-CA) and others insisted that radical Christians and radical Asians and radical
[GOPUSA] - During a House hearing this week on Muslim radicalization in US Prisons, CNSNews.com reports that Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee said that invesigators also need to look at Christian militants because they might "bring down the country.
[The Atlantic] - and Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) declined to join those calling for Weiner to resign. But among those who did was Ways and Means ranking member Sander Levin (D-Mich.) who said, "I think we should send a strong message to him that he should resign.
[Washington Post] - Nita Lowey (NY) and Sheila Jackson Lee (Tex.) wrote in a letter. TSA officers have until June 21 to cast a vote for either NTEU or the American Federation of Government Employees. An earlier vote ended with neither labor organization getting a majority
[La Jolla Light] - Board members Sheila Jackson and Scott Barnett voted against the motion, in favor of a failed proposition in which district staff would work with school officials to fix problems, allowing the school to keep its charter. The board notified Promise
[Town Hall] - Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas brought up the issue of Christian militants, to which Dunleavy responded, "I don't know that Christian militants have foreign country backing or foreign country financing." Dunleavy later said that foreign governments have