Barbara Lee

Congresswoman Barbara Lee leads with integrity and advocates for change on leading issues such as civil rights, poverty, the environment, LGBTQ+, and health care.

Congresswoman Barbara Lee represents California’s 12th District.  She is the highest ranking African American woman appointed to Democratic Leadership, serving as Co-Chair of the Policy and Steering Committee. She serves on both the Budget and Appropriations Committees, overseeing all federal government spending.

Issues and Topics include:

  • Social Justice
  • Racial Equity
  • Access to Health Care
  • Reproductive Rights
  • Climate Change
  • Foreign Policy
  • Ending Poverty
    …AND MORE!

"I am a firm believer in the need to guarantee and protect the civil and human rights of all individuals. Rather than seeking to divide us, our government and our leaders should be working to encourage greater tolerance and understanding."

- -Barbara Lee