Barbara Lee

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Urge the President to Seek Congressional Authorization Before Using Military Force Against Syria
A bipartisan group of lawmakers – Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA), Congressman Walter Jones (R-NC), Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), and Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI) – issued the following statement urging the president to follow the Constitution and seek congressional authorization before...
Read more
Newswire article
Friday, March 23, 2018
Congresswoman Lee Slams Appointment of John Bolton as National Security Advisor
Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on the news that John Bolton will replace H.R. McMaster as the National Security Advisor: “This is dangerous news for the country and the world. John Bolton was easily one of the most extreme, pro-war members of the Bush Administration...
Read more
Newswire article
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Congresswoman Barbara Lee: The Trump Presidency Is an Assault on Our Democracy
Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on her decision not to attend the State of the Union: “Since my election to Congress in 1998, I have attended every State of the Union. I have always believed that this event should be non-partisan because I respect the office of the...
Read more
Newswire article
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Congresswoman Lee Condemns FY2018 NDAA, Congressional Failure to Debate Wars
Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on the passage of the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act: “The National Defense Authorization Act should be a blueprint for drawing down our military conflicts and reining in bloated Pentagon spending. Instead, in the 2018...
Read more