Barbara Lee

Rep. Barbara Lee Looks Back At Her Lone Vote Against the War in Afghanistan

The California congresswoman spoke out against the Bush administration's push for military action and the current fall of Kabul.
08/19/2021

This Is How Rep. Barbara Lee Honored Shirley Chisholm On Inauguration

Chisholm ran for for the Democratic presidential nomination.
01/20/2021

CBC and Others Urge Obama Administration to Appoint Police Czar

Leaders offer steps to improve police-community relations.
08/27/2014

Throwback Thursday: A Girl's Guide to Rep. Barbara Lee

Being a Girl Scout helped Lee become the woman she is today.
07/17/2014

Defense Department Will Reconsider Ban on Certain Hairstyles

Black women say military hair rules are unfair.
04/30/2014

Rep. Barbara Lee Checks Bill O'Reilly on Calling Her a 'Race Hustler'

The California Democrat rips O'Reilly for racist remark.
03/27/2014

Senate Strikes Bipartisan Deal on Unemployment Insurance Extension

Senate crafts plan to extend expired unemployment benefits.
03/14/2014