Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)

Habtezgh, Nazenet
May 2006
Essence (Time Inc.);May2006, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p167
This article features U.S. Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas). Lee is serving her sixth term as a Texas congresswoman. She has been a vocal advocate for increasing federal funds at colleges with large Black and Latino populations and has also established the Dr. Mae C. Jemison Grant Program to encourage minority women in space and aeronautics.


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