Congresswoman Barbara Lee Becomes First African American To Chair Foreign Affairs SubcommitteeCongresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) was named the Chair of the House Appropriations subcommittee on State and Foreign Affairs (SFOPS).
Rep. Barbara Lee Introduces Bill To Prohibit Landlords From Evicting Tenants During Coronavirus PandemicRep. Barbara Lee (D-Oakland) and a Chicago-area colleague introduced a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday that would prohibit landlords from evicting tenants during the COVID-19 coronavirus public health emergency.
Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges Speaker Paul Ryan To Debate Use Of Military Force Against ISILCongresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) is among the lead authors of a letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan Wednesday urging him to bring up for debate authorization for the use of military force against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Oakland Congresswoman: Democrats Won’t Budge In Fiscal Cliff NegotiationsCongresswoman Barbara Lee remains cautiously optimistic that a deal will get done before the New Year's deadline.
East Bay Congresswoman Takes The Food Stamp ChallengeA program that helps 44.5 million Americans put food on the table is coming under fire by Republicans, but Congresswoman Barbara Lee is calling on them to take the Food Stamp Challenge.
Oakland’s Youth Radio Launching Digital Media ProgramFunded by the U.S. Labor Department, the program aims at training low-income youth on several different aspects of media.