Republican from Florida
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from South Florida. First elected in 1989 to succeed the venerable Democrat Claude Pepper, Ros-Lehtinen in 2011 became chairwoman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
Recent statements involving Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
"U.S. taxpayers are being forced to fund Feisal Abdul Rauf’s trip to the Middle East."
Recent stories featuring Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
The celebrity couple drew crowds in Havana and questions back home.
We temper emotional appeals over the proposed mosque near Ground Zero with a few fact-checks.
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