Category Archives: Sheila Jackson Lee

Another Ridiculous Proposal to Make Schools Safe: Retractable Steel Doors

There is one good thing that can be said for this idea. At least it is not proposing putting guns into the hands of school officials. Yet Texas Rep. Shiela Jackson Lee’s idea to install retractable steel doors at schools … Continue reading

Posted in Sheila Jackson Lee | Leave a comment

Congresswoman Charges Debt Fight Result of Obama’s Race

Barack Obama’s race is an issue for many people. They will deny it, but racist cartoons keep popping up. Others bring up bogus claims that Obama has a hidden background that no one knows, suggesting that he is a Manchurian … Continue reading

Posted in Sheila Jackson Lee | Leave a comment

Congresswoman Jackson-Lee: A Penalty is not a Penalty

In reference to the $750 penalty that the health care reform act imposes on people who do not buy insurance, Texas Rep. Shiela Jackson-Lee explained it is not really a penalty. “I would make the argument, one, that instead it … Continue reading

Posted in Sheila Jackson Lee | 2 Comments

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee: Congress like a “Clogged Toilet”

Although her criticism is intended for the GOP, Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee’s comments would apply to Congress most anytime. “What we will be doing is ignoring the people’s business of creating jobs and frankly putting ourselves in the role … Continue reading

Posted in Quote of the Day, Sheila Jackson Lee | 1 Comment

Congresswoman Jackson Criticizes Pepsi Super Bowl Ad as Demeaning

Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson has condemned a Super Bowl ad for Pepsi where an argument between an African-American couple leads to a white woman who was jogging being beaned in the head by a Pepsi can. From the House floor, … Continue reading

Posted in Sheila Jackson Lee | 2 Comments

Congresswoman Jackson Lee “Fool Of The Week” For Vietnam Slip-up

Nat Thomas, a spokesperson for Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, said that she just misspoke. I can buy that. No one that knows anything about the world would think that South Vietnam still exists. She must have been referring to the … Continue reading

Posted in Fool of the Week, Sheila Jackson Lee | Leave a comment

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Thinks That South Vietnam Still Exists

I kept waiting for Sheila Jackson Lee to correct herself and explain that she meant Korea, not Vietnam. Even then, using North and South Korea as some model of living side by side is a bit twisted. She does not … Continue reading

Posted in Sheila Jackson Lee | Leave a comment