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JACKSON LEE, Sheila, a Representative from Texas; born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y.,
January 12, 1950; graduated from Jamaica High School, Jamaica, N.Y.; 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 eleven
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-present).