Ted Lieu’s Record

Source: https://votesmart.org/candidate/key-votes/1516/ted-lieu/?p=1#

Foreign Terror Threat

Iran Nuclear Deal

  • Voted Nay on Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act – prohibits sanctions on Iran from being lifted until Iran pays court-ruled fines for judgments related to terrorism.
  • Voted Nay on resolution that alleges that the President has not transmitted the Iran nuclear agreement to the appropriate Congressional committees.
  • Voted Nay on bill that prohibits the President from reducing certain sanctions on Iran until January 21, 2017.

VA Accountability

Voted against authorizing the Department of Veterans Affairs “to remove or demote a VA employee based on performance or misconduct”. He voted against improving health care for our veterans.

Lieu votes Nay on:

  • VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2016
  • Veterans Administration Accountability Act 2015

Affordable Health Care Act (ObamaCare)

  • Voted Nay on the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015, a good and fair bill to revise Obamacare

Sanctuary Cities

  • No mention of border security on his website and supports Sanctuary Cities.
  • Voted Nay on the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act.