Tag: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Jackson Lee: Obama Admin Was ‘Scandal-Free’

Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) argued that President Obama’s administration was “scandal-free…in terms of the president,” on Friday’s “MSNBC Live.” “Remember eight years under President Obama? What a vigorous, investigatory spirit the Republicans had. There wasn’t one iota of the


Jackson Lee: Race and Gender ‘a Factor’ in Lynch Nomination

Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) argued that race and gender were “a factor” in the battle over Loretta Lynch’s confirmation on Thursday’s “NewsNation” on MSNBC. After hearing Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) say “I have voted against African-American women nominees in the


Jackson Lee: Dems ‘Held Up and Blocked’ DHS Funding

On Tuesday’s “Washington Journal” on C-SPAN, Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) declared that Senate Democrats “held up and blocked” DHS funding, two days after DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said Democrats were “not blocking debate” on DHS funding. “Last night, the

Jackson Lee: Disappointed Scalise Spoke To KKK Just A Few Years Ago

Wednesday on MSNBC, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) discussed the controversy over  recently elected House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) speaking at a gathering of a white supremacist organization over a decade ago and said Scalise should have known “any organization that was affiliated

Houston's True The Vote Initiative

As cited by Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit, Hans A. von Spakovsky of Heritage, writing at Pajamas Media, points out just some of what a grassroots group of concerned citizens has turned up regarding potential voter registration issues in Houston, Texas.