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Maxine Waters' Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Maxine Waters
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 43, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 43
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Sidney; 2 Children: Edward, Karen
Birth Date: 08/15/1938
Birth Place: Saint Louis, MO
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Christian
Date Title
Sept. 25, 2013 Houston Forward Times - The Right Thing to Do is Long Over Due
Sept. 12, 2013 Rep. Maxine Waters Introduces Bill to Remove Mandatory Minimums From Federal Law
Aug. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Commends DOJ, Urges Passage of Mandatory Minimums Legislation
May 23, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Who is Too Big to Fail: Are Large Financial Institutions Immune from Federal Prosecution
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 12, 2012 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Smugglers' Tunnel
June 16, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives
June 16, 2011 Remarks by Congresswoman Waters at Drug Policy Alliance's Press Conference on The 40th Anniversary of Nixon's Declaration of a "War on Drugs'
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 15, 2010 Medicare Starts Mailing $250 Checks to Seniors Caught in "Donut Hole"
May 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Crime, Terrorism And Homeland Security Of The House Committee On The Judiciary - Unfairness In Federal Cocaine Sentencing: Is It Time To Crack The 100-To-1 Disparity?
March 12, 2009 Introduction of the Major Drug Trafficking Prosectution Act of 2009
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Sept. 14, 2006 Iraq Watch
April 5, 2006 Expressing Sense of House of Representatives that a National Mathamphetamine Prevention Week Should be Established
March 29, 2006 MSNBC Rita Cosby Live & Direct - Transcript
March 9, 2006 Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 2005
Aug. 23, 2004 Federal News Service - Panel II of a Hearing of the House Committee on Financial Services - Transcript
March 25, 2004 Statement by Rep. Maxine Waters on the Contemptible Alliance between Haitian Thugs and the Interim Government of Haiti
March 4, 2004 Statement by Rep. Maxine Waters
Feb. 26, 2004 CNN News Transcript
Feb. 18, 2004 The Crisis in Haiti
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Criminal Justice
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