January 14, 2015

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Takes on GOP for Tying Anti-Immigrant Measures to Homeland Security Funding Vote

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Lee spoke out against the House Republican bill that holds critical Department of Homeland Security funding hostage to appease their extreme anti-immigration fringe.


Congresswoman Lee is a member of the Appropriations Committee, the Steering and Policy Committee, is a Senior Democratic Whip, former chair of the Congressional Black Caucus and co-chair of the Progressive Caucus. She serves as chair of the Whip’s Task Force on Poverty and Opportunity.