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Henry Waxman's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Henry A. Waxman
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 33, Democratic
First Elected: 1974
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Michael, Shai
Birth Date: 09/12/1939
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
May 20, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission
Jan. 15, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy & Commerce Committee - #CommActUpdate: Perspectives from Former FCC Chairmen
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to John Shimkus, Chairman Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy - Delay of Floor Consideration of Superfund Bill
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 16, 2013 Daily Breeze - Reps. Janice Hahn, Henry Waxman Relieved Shutdown was Averted
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner - Republican's Government Shutdown Endangers Public Health
Oct. 10, 2013 Chemical Security Requirements Expire Due to Republicans' Government Shutdown
Oct. 7, 2013 ClimateWire - Scientific Research Takes a Quiet but Devastating Hit
Oct. 7, 2013 Rep. Waxman Reacts to the Aerospace Corporation's Partial Shutdown
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 1, 2013 Daily Breeze - South Bay House Democrats Blast GOP Extremists for Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Rep. Waxman Statement on Federal Government Shutdown
Sept. 28, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Aug. 1, 2013 Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013
Aug. 1, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 367, Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2009, Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act of 2013; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from August 3, 2013, through September 6, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2879, Stop Government Abuse Act
July 31, 2013 Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013
June 5, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director White House Office of Management and Budget - Administration's Agenda
June 5, 2013 Letter to Director Burwell - Administration's Agenda
Aug. 2, 2012 Ranking Members Waxman and DeGette Release Memo on Inaccuracies in Republican Solyndra Loan Guarantee Report
Feb. 16, 2012 Rep. Waxman Statement on the Conference Committee Report
Nov. 30, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Walden
Sept. 28, 2011 USA Today - GOP Hammers Solyndra, Obama White House
Sept. 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Darrell Issa Chairman House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Jan. 7, 2009 Presidential Library Donation Reform Act of 2009
Nov. 6, 2008 Chairman Waxman Praises GAO Transition Efforts
Sept. 26, 2008 Introduction to Legislation to Create an Independent Census Agency
Sept. 9, 2008 Over-Classification Reduction Act
Sept. 9, 2008 Over-Classification Reduction Act
June 25, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Waste, Fraud, and Abuse at K-Town: One Year Later
June 24, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Examination of AEY Contracts with the U.S. Government
June 20, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Opening Statement on Business Meeting Regarding the Contempt Resolution
June 19, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Examining Grantmaking Practices at the Department of Justice
June 11, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - 2010 Census: Assessing the Census Bureau's Progress
May 22, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Accountability Lapses in Multiple Funds for Iraq
May 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Lack of Hospital Emergency Capacity: Will the Administration's Medicaid Regulation Make it Worse --Day Two
May 5, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - The Lack of Hospital Emergency Surge Capacity
April 29, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Oversight of Defense Department Acquisitions
April 23, 2008 Contractors and Federal Spending Accountability Act of 2008
April 23, 2008 Government Funding Transparency Act of 2008
March 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Executive Compensation II: CEO Pay and the Mortgage Crisis
Feb. 13, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - The Mitchell Report: The Illegal Use of Steroids in Major League Baseball, Day 2
Jan. 29, 2008 Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on CDC Program Providing Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening
Jan. 15, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Panel II - Report on Performance Enhancing Substances in Major League Baseball
Jan. 15, 2008 Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Steroids in Major League Baseball and the Mitchell Report
Dec. 20, 2007 Letter to Mr. Fred F. Fielding, Counsel to the President
Dec. 18, 2007 Open Government Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - One Year Later: Have TSA Airport Security Checkpoints Improved?
Oct. 18, 2007 Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Black Carbon and Global Warming
Oct. 14, 2007 Joint Release - Reps. Welch, Murphy, and Duncan Demand Answers on Blackwater Profits, Role in Iraq and Afghanistan
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