Jackson Lee

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Jackson Lee said : “Why are all these guns on the street? That’s my message,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We don’t want anything that makes anything worse,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I would expect your preparation and for us to be able to get that information as quickly as possible in a setting that would be appropriate, but this is a dangerous set of circumstances that has now been publicly announced, and we need to know how many…were dismissed,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 28, 2022 8:10:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I demand relief, and I’m not worried about the other body. They need to do what is right on behalf of this country,” External link

eagletribune Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I understand manpower is limited but these are people’s lives and we need to make sure they live in an environment that is healthy and safe,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 8, 2022 8:50:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This was just an innocent man traveling on a road near his church where he worked all the time,” “He loves ministry. He was just doing the work of a pastor” External link

click2houston Monday, July 4, 2022 12:50:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee added : “He was always eager to be doing more,” External link

click2houston Monday, July 4, 2022 12:50:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I want the community to know the magnitude of our loss. It is unspeakable, it cannot be defined. It cannot be crafted, it cannot be described and it cannot fit inside this room,” “You killed a pastor, a person whose every (instinct) is to come to you in your time of need,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 30, 2022 4:25:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I want the community to know the magnitude of our loss. It is unspeakable, it cannot be defined. It cannot be crafted, it cannot be described and it cannot fit inside this room,” “You killed a pastor, a person whose every (instinct) is to come to you in your time of need,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 30, 2022 6:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I want the community to know the magnitude of our loss. It is unspeakable, it cannot be defined. It cannot be crafted, it cannot be described and it cannot fit inside this room,” “You killed a pastor, a person whose every (instinct) is to come to you in your time of need,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 30, 2022 3:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I am viewing this as a cause for my office. Number one - to address this question with the U.S. Department of Housing because it deals particularly with housing in urban and challenged neighborhoods,” ”One of our highest priorities is to protect our children and families, and yes, our senior citizens” External link

click2houston Wednesday, June 29, 2022 2:57:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “There is sizable evidence that the communities (that) are Hispanic and African American ... have suffered at the hands of a design that did not present any input of these communities,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “That is what you would say for a dilapidated building. The building is without residents, that is absolutely true, but that is a response you would have for an old, deteriorated...building. This building is well secured right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “There is sizable evidence that the communities (that) are Hispanic and African American that have suffered at the hands of a design that did not present any input of these communities,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 2:52:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “That is what you would say for a dilapidated building. The building is without residents, that is absolutely true, but that is a response you would have for an old, deteriorated...building. This building is well secured right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 2:52:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “An executive order that takes the language of the bill … means that it will be a law that can begin to be implemented [and] begin to tackle the ugly head of racism,” External link

thegrio Thursday, June 9, 2022 5:05:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Brittney Griner ) : "What we want is Brittney Griner home because we know that justice is only rendered when the truth comes out and that we know that she's a hostage that needs to be released right now," External link

chron Tuesday, June 7, 2022 8:19:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "It is obscene, one mass shooting after another," External link

wesh Friday, June 3, 2022 6:29:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "I hope to God that is not loaded" External link

skynews Friday, June 3, 2022 6:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "We will look comprehensively at Uvalde and the incident that occurred last Tuesday," External link

upi Wednesday, June 1, 2022 5:44:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "We will look comprehensively at Uvalde and the incident that occurred last Tuesday," External link

upi Tuesday, May 31, 2022 6:19:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We did this because babies are growing and developing at a most rapid pace and I can’t suffer one moment — nor can their parents — when they’re not being nourished,” “The idea of rushing to give formula to carry them for a couple days is to... bridge in finding a store or finding a supply in the next couple days” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 15, 2022 4:49:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee asked : “I’m holding the tool that women were forced in America in some back alley, in some back alley - my sister, your sister, a grandmother, a cousin - [were] forced to take this as her tool to her body to try and save her life. Many of you may have heard the story that some did not make it… Are we going back?” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 8, 2022 3:40:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “It is important that we recognize in the energy capital to build young people who understand this thing called climate change and to give them the incentives and the encouragement to do something that travels and tracks the legacy of Booker T. Washington,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 8, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I believe that history should be lived,” “It should be remembered. It should be honored. Not yesterday, but today. I believe that those of you who are students here, as you walk these halls, I want you to be reminded of your history” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 8, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “It is important that we recognize in the energy capital to build young people who understand this thing called climate change and to give them the incentives and the encouragement to do something that travels and tracks the legacy of Booker T. Washington,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 7, 2022 3:28:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I believe that history should be lived,” “It should be remembered. It should be honored. Not yesterday, but today. I believe that those of you who are students here, as you walk these halls, I want you to be reminded of your history” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 7, 2022 3:28:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told ( about Joseph Biden ) : "I defend the long record that the Biden Administration has established in really keeping this country afloat and alive," External link

foxnews Thursday, May 5, 2022 12:28:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We need the energy of the nation,” External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, April 26, 2022 10:17:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “It is to assign proportional punishment,” External link

click2houston Friday, March 25, 2022 6:11:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I do think there is an attempt to fishnet her in, and she has been powerful in not allowing herself to be fishnet in,” “She is standing on her own credentials in this hearing, and I am sad that that is the journey they chose to do” External link

click2houston Friday, March 25, 2022 6:11:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Those who wish to derail it, shame on you, because Black women around America are rising. Peacefully they are rising up and they may stop you in the streets in your state to ask you why you could not vote for a competent, qualified black woman who was in slavery by her history and had the beast of burden,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 24, 2022 3:58:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “It is to assign proportional punishment,” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:17:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I do think there is an attempt to fishnet her in, and she has been powerful in not allowing herself to be fishnet in,” “She is standing on her own credentials in this hearing, and I am sad that that is the journey they chose to do” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:17:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Judge Brown Jackson believes in equal justice in America. She is a patriot who loves this country. Stop this racial attack – enough is enough. The GOP is starting up their meritless smears,” “To try and malign, disparage and denigrate this historic moment, this historic figure is shame on the other person, the shame of the people who provoked this and shame on the RNC” External link

thegrio Wednesday, March 23, 2022 7:15:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “I think it’s more important to indicate that [they] could not criticize the diversity of her background and that she probably stands as the most qualified judge ever sitting in that chair out of 115 nominees to the United States Supreme Court,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, March 23, 2022 7:15:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We will see how they are poised in the hearing. I don’t even call them charges, they are points that he wanted to make. But we’ll see how they poison hearings in terms of the questions to her,” External link

ohio Monday, March 21, 2022 11:01:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "I support all of the dollars that were given to our local jurisdictions. I don’t have a quarrel with any of that. What I have a quarrel with is that Houston got zero," "That’s a glaring, glaring, glaring act of malfeasance on the part of the General Land Office. The housing and urban development, through their decision that came out today, indicated that there are problems with how the GLO handled this" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, March 19, 2022 9:11:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Brittney Griner ) : “Brittney Griner is a United States citizen. She was a guest in Russia,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, March 19, 2022 2:04:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This is a bill that eliminates discrimination by way of hairstyle, by way of culture, by way of race and simply by living in communities that you may be different in,” External link

thegrio Saturday, March 19, 2022 2:02:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Just imagine the beauty of these hairstyles, Mr. Jordan, the beauty of these hairstyles," "This is what we're talking about. People who are severely discriminated against, young boys, young girls . . . Mr. Jordan, we have engaged in a lot, but I will not stand down on the CROWN Act. We must pass the Crown Act to give dignity and reaffirm the rights of all people wear the hair as they desire" External link

bostonglobe Friday, March 18, 2022 10:28:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Just imagine the beauty of these hairstyles, Mr. Jordan, the beauty of these hairstyles,” “This is what we’re talking about. People who are severely discriminated against, young boys, young girls … Mr. Jordan, we have engaged in a lot, but I will not stand down on the CROWN Act. We must pass the Crown Act to give dignity and reaffirm the rights of all people wear the hair as they desire” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, March 18, 2022 6:31:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, March 16, 2022 5:03:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, March 16, 2022 3:11:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser," "And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes" External link

caldwells Tuesday, March 15, 2022 11:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, March 15, 2022 1:30:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, March 15, 2022 12:29:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "My belief is that whenever an American is in trouble overseas, the United States has to be a strong arm that they can rely upon," "My briefings have been such that I am confident in the work that is now being done" External link

wacotrib Saturday, March 12, 2022 12:05:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "This was an action that did not need to occur, and it's an action that I hope can be diplomatically or legally negotiated for her to return home to her family," External link

wacotrib Saturday, March 12, 2022 12:05:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told ( about Brittney Griner ) : “Let me be very clear, Brittney Griner is a United States citizen. She was a guest in Russia … I will be demanding her release,” External link

eurweb Friday, March 11, 2022 6:21:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I’m just plain angry. I’m just darn angry how all of a sudden she becomes someone whose items need to be specifically selected out. And with that in mind, I think it is crucial that this gets elevated,” External link

thegrio Friday, March 11, 2022 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee cited : “I understand that many of you have grown to love BG over the years and have concerns and want details. Please honor our privacy as we continue to work on getting my wife home safely. Thank you!” External link

thegrio Friday, March 11, 2022 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Brittney Griner ) : “We’re not going to let him think that he has the upper hand as relates to the Americans he is holding…[Griner] cannot all of a sudden be a threat to Russia…she’s been there playing and providing enjoyment for almost a decade. That’s the point that we are making, and we will just not tolerate it,” External link

thegrio Friday, March 11, 2022 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee added ( about Brittney Griner ) : "We know about Britney Griner, and we know that we have to move on her situation." External link

wxii12 Tuesday, March 8, 2022 11:02:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee added ( about Brittney Griner ) : "We know about Britney Griner, and we know that we have to move on her situation." External link

wcvb Tuesday, March 8, 2022 9:24:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee added ( about Brittney Griner ) : “We know about Britney Griner, and we know that we have to move on her situation” External link

eurweb Tuesday, March 8, 2022 9:18:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Our research shows that the majority of Sikh children, over 50 per cent, have endured school bullying. Over two-thirds or 67 per cent reported that they were bullied in school and turban Sikh children experienced bullying at more than double the national rate,” External link

economictimes Tuesday, March 8, 2022 7:13:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We’re all going to be working together and pushing the administration to make sure that all freedom lovers, all supporters of democracy, all people fleeing this terrorist looting that they can all get out and get out fairly,” External link

thegrio Saturday, March 5, 2022 1:39:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “The world is supporting Ukraine, and the last thing it needs to do is sustain the support of all of us by discriminating against legitimate Ukrainian citizens who are of African descent or those who are immigrants of African descent,” External link

thegrio Tuesday, March 1, 2022 8:12:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Jim Crow ) : “The idea of H.R. 40 is to respond to those who say my family didn’t have enslaved people, it’s not my fault,” “What I say to them is be very assured, we will not be knocking on individual White people’s doors demanding money for African Americans. But for slavery, for the hanging of thousands of Black people, for Jim Crow laws, for the horrible segregation laws of the 20th century, for the segregation of the United States military, for redlining, your government has a responsibility because it was all government-sanctioned. Your government has a debt” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, February 25, 2022 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Is that relevant to the issue at hand? I was trying to save the lives of students at HBCUs. I was trying to speak against and denounce antisemitism, anti-Muslim and other rhetoric that can result in the loss of life. They were trying to drag up campaign rhetoric that is really not true,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 25, 2022 1:52:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “During this dangerous time, I am grateful for President Biden and Vice President Harris’ foresight and leadership,” “This administration has navigated this crisis with sophistication and helped unify the world in the face of Russia’s illegal and outrageous actions against the Ukrainian people and the world” External link

click2houston Friday, February 25, 2022 12:25:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “During this dangerous time, I am grateful for President Biden and Vice President Harris’s foresight and leadership,” “This administration has navigated this crisis with sophistication and helped unify the world in the face of Russia’s illegal and outrageous actions against the Ukrainian people and the world” External link

click2houston Thursday, February 24, 2022 7:40:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “You have no right to destroy people’s investment. These are their homes and they have raised their children,” External link

click2houston Sunday, February 13, 2022 8:16:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Pop ) : “The pop-up sites are just what they say. Pop up and gone. Or pop up no answers or pop up the wrong information,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, January 19, 2022 7:47:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I couldn’t for the life of me believe we would ever see this miracle come, which I really associated with in a historical reconciliation and recognition — I’m using those terms — a sense of respect and knowledge for the fact that African Americans, now the descendants of enslaved Africans, were held in bondage for 246 years, longer than the country is old,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We are so much further along than anyone would ever imagine,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “bring American society to a new reckoning with how our past affects the current conditions of African Americans and to make America a better place,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We’re asking people to understand the pain, the violence, the brutality … of what we went through,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : ”The filibuster is a sin against justice, dignity and equality. The filibuster history is that of denial and discrimination. We must work with the president to cure this injustice by elimination or reform. Voting in 2022 will be in danger,” External link

thegrio Tuesday, January 11, 2022 5:28:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Most of the people getting tested may be desperate,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 7, 2022 2:48:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "I wish that we had better understanding of each other and we had more common ground for the truth," External link

npr Thursday, January 6, 2022 3:25:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Pop ) : “The pop-up sites are just what they say. Pop up and gone. Or pop up, no answers or pop up, the wrong information. I want to see the public protected,” External link

click2houston Thursday, January 6, 2022 5:29:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This is dangerous, and it is a poor reflection for America’s commitment to democracy for the rest of the world to see,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, December 19, 2021 6:22:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “This is a historic school born out of segregation. It was born in the state of Texas because then Negroes — colored people — could not go to the University of Texas, and it was called the Negro College. But look at her (Texas Southern) now — it’s 94 years old,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee added : “It was a double awards weekend for [Megan]. The excitement of her earning her Bachelor of Science degree, which is a big statement itself, and the very next day being presented with the 18th Congressional District Hero Award,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Not only did she get a degree, but she was calling her professors regularly to let them know how committed she was,” “She was online in the midst of all of these various music awards shows, traveling around the world and being a businesswoman” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee explained ( about Pell Grants ) : “On the urgency of student loan debt, we have to tackle it in 2022. We obviously are doing a little bit [via the] Build Back Better with the increase in the amount of Pell Grants, which are a contrast to heavy loans from banking institutions and private lenders,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We are (from UMMC’s main campus) within a distance of eight miles or 10 miles away from another hospital, which there would be no guarantee that you'd be able to get to that hospital,” “Sometimes it is a matter of seconds, minutes. hours, that one has the ability to save one's life” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, December 12, 2021 5:20:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “CMS sees the value of them, and they are working with them,” “We are very grateful that CMS and UMMC have worked together because of the value of this medical facility (has) serving an underserved community” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, December 11, 2021 5:27:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We want the best quality transportation we can get -- safe and secure, but respectful of long term residents, the history and the health of the environment of the business quality,” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 7, 2021 9:44:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

whig Saturday, November 20, 2021 12:01:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 19, 2021 11:06:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

eagletribune Friday, November 19, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 19, 2021 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, November 19, 2021 3:27:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

wishtv Friday, November 19, 2021 3:13:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcdfw Friday, November 19, 2021 3:02:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he's a tough guy," "And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill" External link

startribune Friday, November 19, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 19, 2021 2:41:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

wral Friday, November 19, 2021 2:40:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, November 19, 2021 2:19:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, November 19, 2021 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

click2houston Friday, November 19, 2021 10:51:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee says ( about Blacks ) : "The National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America's report, Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance and Systemic Racism in America , provides us with a singular, significant, historical and scientific presentation of the extended devastation of the impacts of slavery on the descendants of enslaved Africans and all of America. Over the years, we have witnessed the impacts of systemic racism," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 17, 2021 5:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee says ( about Blacks ) : "The National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America's report, Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance and Systemic Racism in America , provides us with a singular, significant, historical and scientific presentation of the extended devastation of the impacts of slavery on the descendants of enslaved Africans and all of America. Over the years, we have witnessed the impacts of systemic racism," External link

prnewswire Wednesday, November 17, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "It is not the study of getting a check. It is not giving you a check. It is not the bill on a check," "It is to study slavery and develop reparations proposals, which would create, first of all, the platform for understanding" External link

npr Friday, November 12, 2021 1:06:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference," External link

trust2 Wednesday, November 10, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, November 5, 2021 10:21:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference," External link

trust2 Friday, November 5, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

alarabiya-en Friday, November 5, 2021 9:09:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

gazette Friday, November 5, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference," External link

trust2 Friday, November 5, 2021 6:54:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, November 5, 2021 6:18:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

gazette Friday, November 5, 2021 5:39:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “These bills will crush democracy, not just for women ― they will crush democracy for all Americans,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 3, 2021 10:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I am glad that along with my colleague, Congressman Al Green, we stayed united to ensure that the constituents we represent would be first and foremost in our minds,” “We were not looking to partisanship or politics. We’re focused on representation” External link

click2houston Sunday, October 24, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Whatever the 18th Congressional District looks like, I will offer myself to be a servant to those individuals to those voters, and I’ll take my chances with the voters,” External link

eurweb Wednesday, October 20, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This was purposeful racial gerrymandering, which is very shameful in 2021,” “I am stunned, we are hurt, but we’re not giving up” External link

eurweb Wednesday, October 20, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote ( about Colin Powell ) : “Secretary Powell was more than an astute general and outstanding civic leader who served our nation’s presidents, he was a kind-hearted and genuine American hero. He was a man of conscience and integrity who bravely stood against divisiveness and lived his life bringing people together,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 19, 2021 2:43:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote : “He will remain a hero to all of us in name, spirit, sacrifices and in deeds. The nation has lost a great leader but more importantly the nation has lost a symbol of what is best and great about America,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 19, 2021 2:43:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote ( about Colin Powell ) : “Secretary Powell was more than an astute general and outstanding civic leader who served our nation’s presidents, he was a kind-hearted and genuine American hero. He was a man of conscience and integrity who bravely stood against divisiveness and lived his life bringing people together,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, October 18, 2021 9:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote : “He will remain a hero to all of us in name, spirit, sacrifices and in deeds. The nation has lost a great leader but more importantly the nation has lost a symbol of what is best and great about America,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, October 18, 2021 9:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “You know you put deadlines on yourself so you can get it done. October 31st. But we obviously have through the month of November. I don't even want to say that. I'm aiming toward us doing it as soon as possible. We're looking toward October 31st. We want to get it done in the month of October” External link

12newsnow Sunday, October 17, 2021 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “They have the freedom, through song, to discover their destiny and maximize their hidden potential through communion with the one true God. Indeed, your tireless efforts are completely deserving of the respect, administration, and commendation of the United States Congress,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, October 6, 2021 5:52:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee dijo : “Como un creativo visionario, mi papá nos enseñó a Satchel y a mí la importancia del entretenimiento como un catalizador cultural de cambio” External link

orlandosentinel Wednesday, January 13, 2021 1:19:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee dijo : “Como un creativo visionario, mi papá nos enseñó a Satchel y a mí la importancia del entretenimiento como un catalizador cultural de cambio” External link

beaumontenterprise Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT



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Jackson Lee said : “Why are all these guns on the street? That’s my message,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We don’t want anything that makes anything worse,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I would expect your preparation and for us to be able to get that information as quickly as possible in a setting that would be appropriate, but this is a dangerous set of circumstances that has now been publicly announced, and we need to know how many…were dismissed,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 28, 2022 8:10:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I demand relief, and I’m not worried about the other body. They need to do what is right on behalf of this country,” External link

eagletribune Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I understand manpower is limited but these are people’s lives and we need to make sure they live in an environment that is healthy and safe,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 8, 2022 8:50:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This was just an innocent man traveling on a road near his church where he worked all the time,” “He loves ministry. He was just doing the work of a pastor” External link

click2houston Monday, July 4, 2022 12:50:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee added : “He was always eager to be doing more,” External link

click2houston Monday, July 4, 2022 12:50:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I want the community to know the magnitude of our loss. It is unspeakable, it cannot be defined. It cannot be crafted, it cannot be described and it cannot fit inside this room,” “You killed a pastor, a person whose every (instinct) is to come to you in your time of need,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 30, 2022 4:25:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I want the community to know the magnitude of our loss. It is unspeakable, it cannot be defined. It cannot be crafted, it cannot be described and it cannot fit inside this room,” “You killed a pastor, a person whose every (instinct) is to come to you in your time of need,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 30, 2022 6:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I want the community to know the magnitude of our loss. It is unspeakable, it cannot be defined. It cannot be crafted, it cannot be described and it cannot fit inside this room,” “You killed a pastor, a person whose every (instinct) is to come to you in your time of need,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 30, 2022 3:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I am viewing this as a cause for my office. Number one - to address this question with the U.S. Department of Housing because it deals particularly with housing in urban and challenged neighborhoods,” ”One of our highest priorities is to protect our children and families, and yes, our senior citizens” External link

click2houston Wednesday, June 29, 2022 2:57:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “There is sizable evidence that the communities (that) are Hispanic and African American ... have suffered at the hands of a design that did not present any input of these communities,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “That is what you would say for a dilapidated building. The building is without residents, that is absolutely true, but that is a response you would have for an old, deteriorated...building. This building is well secured right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “There is sizable evidence that the communities (that) are Hispanic and African American that have suffered at the hands of a design that did not present any input of these communities,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 2:52:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “That is what you would say for a dilapidated building. The building is without residents, that is absolutely true, but that is a response you would have for an old, deteriorated...building. This building is well secured right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, June 22, 2022 2:52:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “An executive order that takes the language of the bill … means that it will be a law that can begin to be implemented [and] begin to tackle the ugly head of racism,” External link

thegrio Thursday, June 9, 2022 5:05:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Brittney Griner ) : "What we want is Brittney Griner home because we know that justice is only rendered when the truth comes out and that we know that she's a hostage that needs to be released right now," External link

chron Tuesday, June 7, 2022 8:19:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "It is obscene, one mass shooting after another," External link

wesh Friday, June 3, 2022 6:29:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "I hope to God that is not loaded" External link

skynews Friday, June 3, 2022 6:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "We will look comprehensively at Uvalde and the incident that occurred last Tuesday," External link

upi Wednesday, June 1, 2022 5:44:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "We will look comprehensively at Uvalde and the incident that occurred last Tuesday," External link

upi Tuesday, May 31, 2022 6:19:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We did this because babies are growing and developing at a most rapid pace and I can’t suffer one moment — nor can their parents — when they’re not being nourished,” “The idea of rushing to give formula to carry them for a couple days is to... bridge in finding a store or finding a supply in the next couple days” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 15, 2022 4:49:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee asked : “I’m holding the tool that women were forced in America in some back alley, in some back alley - my sister, your sister, a grandmother, a cousin - [were] forced to take this as her tool to her body to try and save her life. Many of you may have heard the story that some did not make it… Are we going back?” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 8, 2022 3:40:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “It is important that we recognize in the energy capital to build young people who understand this thing called climate change and to give them the incentives and the encouragement to do something that travels and tracks the legacy of Booker T. Washington,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 8, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I believe that history should be lived,” “It should be remembered. It should be honored. Not yesterday, but today. I believe that those of you who are students here, as you walk these halls, I want you to be reminded of your history” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 8, 2022 4:38:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “It is important that we recognize in the energy capital to build young people who understand this thing called climate change and to give them the incentives and the encouragement to do something that travels and tracks the legacy of Booker T. Washington,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 7, 2022 3:28:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I believe that history should be lived,” “It should be remembered. It should be honored. Not yesterday, but today. I believe that those of you who are students here, as you walk these halls, I want you to be reminded of your history” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 7, 2022 3:28:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told ( about Joseph Biden ) : "I defend the long record that the Biden Administration has established in really keeping this country afloat and alive," External link

foxnews Thursday, May 5, 2022 12:28:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We need the energy of the nation,” External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, April 26, 2022 10:17:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “It is to assign proportional punishment,” External link

click2houston Friday, March 25, 2022 6:11:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I do think there is an attempt to fishnet her in, and she has been powerful in not allowing herself to be fishnet in,” “She is standing on her own credentials in this hearing, and I am sad that that is the journey they chose to do” External link

click2houston Friday, March 25, 2022 6:11:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Those who wish to derail it, shame on you, because Black women around America are rising. Peacefully they are rising up and they may stop you in the streets in your state to ask you why you could not vote for a competent, qualified black woman who was in slavery by her history and had the beast of burden,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 24, 2022 3:58:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “It is to assign proportional punishment,” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:17:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I do think there is an attempt to fishnet her in, and she has been powerful in not allowing herself to be fishnet in,” “She is standing on her own credentials in this hearing, and I am sad that that is the journey they chose to do” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 24, 2022 4:17:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Judge Brown Jackson believes in equal justice in America. She is a patriot who loves this country. Stop this racial attack – enough is enough. The GOP is starting up their meritless smears,” “To try and malign, disparage and denigrate this historic moment, this historic figure is shame on the other person, the shame of the people who provoked this and shame on the RNC” External link

thegrio Wednesday, March 23, 2022 7:15:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “I think it’s more important to indicate that [they] could not criticize the diversity of her background and that she probably stands as the most qualified judge ever sitting in that chair out of 115 nominees to the United States Supreme Court,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, March 23, 2022 7:15:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We will see how they are poised in the hearing. I don’t even call them charges, they are points that he wanted to make. But we’ll see how they poison hearings in terms of the questions to her,” External link

ohio Monday, March 21, 2022 11:01:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "I support all of the dollars that were given to our local jurisdictions. I don’t have a quarrel with any of that. What I have a quarrel with is that Houston got zero," "That’s a glaring, glaring, glaring act of malfeasance on the part of the General Land Office. The housing and urban development, through their decision that came out today, indicated that there are problems with how the GLO handled this" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, March 19, 2022 9:11:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Brittney Griner ) : “Brittney Griner is a United States citizen. She was a guest in Russia,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, March 19, 2022 2:04:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This is a bill that eliminates discrimination by way of hairstyle, by way of culture, by way of race and simply by living in communities that you may be different in,” External link

thegrio Saturday, March 19, 2022 2:02:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Just imagine the beauty of these hairstyles, Mr. Jordan, the beauty of these hairstyles," "This is what we're talking about. People who are severely discriminated against, young boys, young girls . . . Mr. Jordan, we have engaged in a lot, but I will not stand down on the CROWN Act. We must pass the Crown Act to give dignity and reaffirm the rights of all people wear the hair as they desire" External link

bostonglobe Friday, March 18, 2022 10:28:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Just imagine the beauty of these hairstyles, Mr. Jordan, the beauty of these hairstyles,” “This is what we’re talking about. People who are severely discriminated against, young boys, young girls … Mr. Jordan, we have engaged in a lot, but I will not stand down on the CROWN Act. We must pass the Crown Act to give dignity and reaffirm the rights of all people wear the hair as they desire” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, March 18, 2022 6:31:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, March 16, 2022 5:03:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, March 16, 2022 3:11:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser," "And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes" External link

caldwells Tuesday, March 15, 2022 11:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, March 15, 2022 1:30:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “One of the ways to help women is to get the gun out of the hands of the abuser,” “And this is not an NRA question. This is a human question. This is saving women and children. This is stepping into their shoes” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, March 15, 2022 12:29:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "My belief is that whenever an American is in trouble overseas, the United States has to be a strong arm that they can rely upon," "My briefings have been such that I am confident in the work that is now being done" External link

wacotrib Saturday, March 12, 2022 12:05:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "This was an action that did not need to occur, and it's an action that I hope can be diplomatically or legally negotiated for her to return home to her family," External link

wacotrib Saturday, March 12, 2022 12:05:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told ( about Brittney Griner ) : “Let me be very clear, Brittney Griner is a United States citizen. She was a guest in Russia … I will be demanding her release,” External link

eurweb Friday, March 11, 2022 6:21:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I’m just plain angry. I’m just darn angry how all of a sudden she becomes someone whose items need to be specifically selected out. And with that in mind, I think it is crucial that this gets elevated,” External link

thegrio Friday, March 11, 2022 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee cited : “I understand that many of you have grown to love BG over the years and have concerns and want details. Please honor our privacy as we continue to work on getting my wife home safely. Thank you!” External link

thegrio Friday, March 11, 2022 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Brittney Griner ) : “We’re not going to let him think that he has the upper hand as relates to the Americans he is holding…[Griner] cannot all of a sudden be a threat to Russia…she’s been there playing and providing enjoyment for almost a decade. That’s the point that we are making, and we will just not tolerate it,” External link

thegrio Friday, March 11, 2022 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee added ( about Brittney Griner ) : "We know about Britney Griner, and we know that we have to move on her situation." External link

wxii12 Tuesday, March 8, 2022 11:02:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee added ( about Brittney Griner ) : "We know about Britney Griner, and we know that we have to move on her situation." External link

wcvb Tuesday, March 8, 2022 9:24:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee added ( about Brittney Griner ) : “We know about Britney Griner, and we know that we have to move on her situation” External link

eurweb Tuesday, March 8, 2022 9:18:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Our research shows that the majority of Sikh children, over 50 per cent, have endured school bullying. Over two-thirds or 67 per cent reported that they were bullied in school and turban Sikh children experienced bullying at more than double the national rate,” External link

economictimes Tuesday, March 8, 2022 7:13:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We’re all going to be working together and pushing the administration to make sure that all freedom lovers, all supporters of democracy, all people fleeing this terrorist looting that they can all get out and get out fairly,” External link

thegrio Saturday, March 5, 2022 1:39:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “The world is supporting Ukraine, and the last thing it needs to do is sustain the support of all of us by discriminating against legitimate Ukrainian citizens who are of African descent or those who are immigrants of African descent,” External link

thegrio Tuesday, March 1, 2022 8:12:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Jim Crow ) : “The idea of H.R. 40 is to respond to those who say my family didn’t have enslaved people, it’s not my fault,” “What I say to them is be very assured, we will not be knocking on individual White people’s doors demanding money for African Americans. But for slavery, for the hanging of thousands of Black people, for Jim Crow laws, for the horrible segregation laws of the 20th century, for the segregation of the United States military, for redlining, your government has a responsibility because it was all government-sanctioned. Your government has a debt” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, February 25, 2022 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Is that relevant to the issue at hand? I was trying to save the lives of students at HBCUs. I was trying to speak against and denounce antisemitism, anti-Muslim and other rhetoric that can result in the loss of life. They were trying to drag up campaign rhetoric that is really not true,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 25, 2022 1:52:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “During this dangerous time, I am grateful for President Biden and Vice President Harris’ foresight and leadership,” “This administration has navigated this crisis with sophistication and helped unify the world in the face of Russia’s illegal and outrageous actions against the Ukrainian people and the world” External link

click2houston Friday, February 25, 2022 12:25:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “During this dangerous time, I am grateful for President Biden and Vice President Harris’s foresight and leadership,” “This administration has navigated this crisis with sophistication and helped unify the world in the face of Russia’s illegal and outrageous actions against the Ukrainian people and the world” External link

click2houston Thursday, February 24, 2022 7:40:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “You have no right to destroy people’s investment. These are their homes and they have raised their children,” External link

click2houston Sunday, February 13, 2022 8:16:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Pop ) : “The pop-up sites are just what they say. Pop up and gone. Or pop up no answers or pop up the wrong information,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, January 19, 2022 7:47:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I couldn’t for the life of me believe we would ever see this miracle come, which I really associated with in a historical reconciliation and recognition — I’m using those terms — a sense of respect and knowledge for the fact that African Americans, now the descendants of enslaved Africans, were held in bondage for 246 years, longer than the country is old,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We are so much further along than anyone would ever imagine,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “bring American society to a new reckoning with how our past affects the current conditions of African Americans and to make America a better place,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We’re asking people to understand the pain, the violence, the brutality … of what we went through,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, January 17, 2022 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : ”The filibuster is a sin against justice, dignity and equality. The filibuster history is that of denial and discrimination. We must work with the president to cure this injustice by elimination or reform. Voting in 2022 will be in danger,” External link

thegrio Tuesday, January 11, 2022 5:28:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Most of the people getting tested may be desperate,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 7, 2022 2:48:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "I wish that we had better understanding of each other and we had more common ground for the truth," External link

npr Thursday, January 6, 2022 3:25:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Pop ) : “The pop-up sites are just what they say. Pop up and gone. Or pop up, no answers or pop up, the wrong information. I want to see the public protected,” External link

click2houston Thursday, January 6, 2022 5:29:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This is dangerous, and it is a poor reflection for America’s commitment to democracy for the rest of the world to see,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, December 19, 2021 6:22:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “This is a historic school born out of segregation. It was born in the state of Texas because then Negroes — colored people — could not go to the University of Texas, and it was called the Negro College. But look at her (Texas Southern) now — it’s 94 years old,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee added : “It was a double awards weekend for [Megan]. The excitement of her earning her Bachelor of Science degree, which is a big statement itself, and the very next day being presented with the 18th Congressional District Hero Award,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Not only did she get a degree, but she was calling her professors regularly to let them know how committed she was,” “She was online in the midst of all of these various music awards shows, traveling around the world and being a businesswoman” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee explained ( about Pell Grants ) : “On the urgency of student loan debt, we have to tackle it in 2022. We obviously are doing a little bit [via the] Build Back Better with the increase in the amount of Pell Grants, which are a contrast to heavy loans from banking institutions and private lenders,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, December 15, 2021 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We are (from UMMC’s main campus) within a distance of eight miles or 10 miles away from another hospital, which there would be no guarantee that you'd be able to get to that hospital,” “Sometimes it is a matter of seconds, minutes. hours, that one has the ability to save one's life” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, December 12, 2021 5:20:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “CMS sees the value of them, and they are working with them,” “We are very grateful that CMS and UMMC have worked together because of the value of this medical facility (has) serving an underserved community” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, December 11, 2021 5:27:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “We want the best quality transportation we can get -- safe and secure, but respectful of long term residents, the history and the health of the environment of the business quality,” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 7, 2021 9:44:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

whig Saturday, November 20, 2021 12:01:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 19, 2021 11:06:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

eagletribune Friday, November 19, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 19, 2021 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, November 19, 2021 3:27:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

wishtv Friday, November 19, 2021 3:13:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcdfw Friday, November 19, 2021 3:02:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : "I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he's a tough guy," "And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill" External link

startribune Friday, November 19, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcnewyork Friday, November 19, 2021 2:41:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

wral Friday, November 19, 2021 2:40:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But, frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, November 19, 2021 2:19:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

nbcbayarea Friday, November 19, 2021 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said ( about Kevin McCarthy ) : “I think Kevin is also trying to show his conference that he’s a tough guy,” “And he has the right to do that. And when I was in there, I showed him the respect that a person on the floor deserves. But frankly, there are desperate people in my district who need every single aspect of this bill” External link

click2houston Friday, November 19, 2021 10:51:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee says ( about Blacks ) : "The National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America's report, Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance and Systemic Racism in America , provides us with a singular, significant, historical and scientific presentation of the extended devastation of the impacts of slavery on the descendants of enslaved Africans and all of America. Over the years, we have witnessed the impacts of systemic racism," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 17, 2021 5:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee says ( about Blacks ) : "The National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America's report, Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance and Systemic Racism in America , provides us with a singular, significant, historical and scientific presentation of the extended devastation of the impacts of slavery on the descendants of enslaved Africans and all of America. Over the years, we have witnessed the impacts of systemic racism," External link

prnewswire Wednesday, November 17, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "It is not the study of getting a check. It is not giving you a check. It is not the bill on a check," "It is to study slavery and develop reparations proposals, which would create, first of all, the platform for understanding" External link

npr Friday, November 12, 2021 1:06:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference," External link

trust2 Wednesday, November 10, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, November 5, 2021 10:21:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference," External link

trust2 Friday, November 5, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

alarabiya-en Friday, November 5, 2021 9:09:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

gazette Friday, November 5, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : "Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference," External link

trust2 Friday, November 5, 2021 6:54:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, November 5, 2021 6:18:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Today is going to be a bright day in America, as Democrats govern and lead and make a difference,” External link

gazette Friday, November 5, 2021 5:39:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee told : “These bills will crush democracy, not just for women ― they will crush democracy for all Americans,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 3, 2021 10:37:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “I am glad that along with my colleague, Congressman Al Green, we stayed united to ensure that the constituents we represent would be first and foremost in our minds,” “We were not looking to partisanship or politics. We’re focused on representation” External link

click2houston Sunday, October 24, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “Whatever the 18th Congressional District looks like, I will offer myself to be a servant to those individuals to those voters, and I’ll take my chances with the voters,” External link

eurweb Wednesday, October 20, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “This was purposeful racial gerrymandering, which is very shameful in 2021,” “I am stunned, we are hurt, but we’re not giving up” External link

eurweb Wednesday, October 20, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote ( about Colin Powell ) : “Secretary Powell was more than an astute general and outstanding civic leader who served our nation’s presidents, he was a kind-hearted and genuine American hero. He was a man of conscience and integrity who bravely stood against divisiveness and lived his life bringing people together,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 19, 2021 2:43:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote : “He will remain a hero to all of us in name, spirit, sacrifices and in deeds. The nation has lost a great leader but more importantly the nation has lost a symbol of what is best and great about America,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 19, 2021 2:43:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote ( about Colin Powell ) : “Secretary Powell was more than an astute general and outstanding civic leader who served our nation’s presidents, he was a kind-hearted and genuine American hero. He was a man of conscience and integrity who bravely stood against divisiveness and lived his life bringing people together,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, October 18, 2021 9:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee wrote : “He will remain a hero to all of us in name, spirit, sacrifices and in deeds. The nation has lost a great leader but more importantly the nation has lost a symbol of what is best and great about America,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, October 18, 2021 9:56:00 PM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “You know you put deadlines on yourself so you can get it done. October 31st. But we obviously have through the month of November. I don't even want to say that. I'm aiming toward us doing it as soon as possible. We're looking toward October 31st. We want to get it done in the month of October” External link

12newsnow Sunday, October 17, 2021 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee said : “They have the freedom, through song, to discover their destiny and maximize their hidden potential through communion with the one true God. Indeed, your tireless efforts are completely deserving of the respect, administration, and commendation of the United States Congress,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, October 6, 2021 5:52:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee dijo : “Como un creativo visionario, mi papá nos enseñó a Satchel y a mí la importancia del entretenimiento como un catalizador cultural de cambio” External link

orlandosentinel Wednesday, January 13, 2021 1:19:00 AM EAT

Jackson Lee dijo : “Como un creativo visionario, mi papá nos enseñó a Satchel y a mí la importancia del entretenimiento como un catalizador cultural de cambio” External link

beaumontenterprise Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
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representative14.29%EN02/25/201725/02/2017
captain14.29%EN12/22/201622/12/2016
manager14.29%EN12/22/201622/12/2016
chief representative28.57%EN07/08/201608/07/2016
Names Lang Count
Jackson LeeEN97.91%
Jackson LeePT1.05%
JACKSON LEEEN0.35%
Jackson LeeIS0.35%
Jackson LeeFR0.35%


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