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Who Really Represents Texas?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|JACKSON-LEE, Sheila, a Representative from Texas; born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., January 12, 1950; graduated from Jamaica High School; B.A., Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1972; J.D., University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, Va., 1975; lawyer, private practice; staff counsel, United States House Select Committee on Assassinations, 1977-1978; member of the Houston, Tex., city council, 1990-1994; Houston, Tex., municipal judge, 1987-1990; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fourth and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||88.91 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||390 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||427 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||426 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||140 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||379 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 5,750|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,534|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 38,050|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||7.5 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 9,589|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 242,207|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 55,655|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||32.40 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 754,844|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||55.40 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 97,840|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 84,828|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 192,960|