Congresswoman Jackson Lee stands for:
Safety * Intelligence Gathering * Technological Advancement * Inter-governmental Collaboration *
As a senior Member of the Committee on Homeland Security and the first Chair of the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee has worked tirelessly to ensure the security of this great nation. She has held vital hearings and markups of legislation on an array of topics which have addressed the need for mandatory training of rail and mass transit workers; improving airport security at our large and small airports; greater government oversight over foreign ownership and investment in our nation’s critical infrastructure; securing our nation from cross border trucking; bolstering chemical security; and enhancing cyber security.
Jackson Lee believes that security is fundamental to America’s future prosperity and she will continue to remain vigilant about this critical issue.