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Maxine Waters' Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
Feb. 28, 2012 Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act
Dec. 29, 2011 Congresswoman Maxine Waters Introduces HR 3764, the "Ensuring Quality Education for Veterans Act" to Protect Veteran Students from Predatory Practices at For-Profit Institutions
Nov. 30, 2011 Reaction to the Department of Education's New Reports Findings That More than 40% of Low-Income Schools Don't Get a Fair Share of State and Local Funds
Sept. 9, 2011 Empowering Parents Through Quality Charter Schools Act
Sept. 4, 2011 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Aug. 10, 2011 Congresswoman Maxine Waters Applauds the Department of Justice and 11 State Attorney Generals on the Filing of the False Claims Lawsuit Against Education Management Corporation
June 29, 2011 Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday's First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act
May 24, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
April 13, 2011 Congresswoman Waters Congratulates California Science Center on Endeavour Selection
April 9, 2011 Congresswoman Waters Convenes L.A. Community Meeting on Budget Cuts
March 8, 2011 Congresswoman Waters Recognizes International Women's Day
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Aug. 25, 2010 Congresswoman Maxine Waters Hails SEC Ruling to Empower Shareholders
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010 - Continued
Sept. 18, 2009 Congresswoman Maxine Waters Votes For Single Largest Investment In College Aid In American History: The Student Aid And Fiscal Responsibility Act
Sept. 17, 2009 Student Aid And Fiscal Responsibility Act Of 2009
July 24, 2009 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 9, 2009 STEM Education Coordination Act of 2009
June 9, 2009 Recognizing National Physical Education and Sport Week
June 4, 2009 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity of the House Committee on Financial Services - The Section 8 Voucher Reform
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?
May 6, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity of the House Committee on Financial Services - Legislative Solutions for Preventing Loan Modification and Foreclosure Rescue Fraud
Jan. 11, 2009 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
June 20, 2007 Celebrating the Accomplishments of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Recognizing the Need to Continue Pursuing Educational Opportunitie
Sept. 7, 2006 The Youthbuild Transfer Act
May 1, 2006 Letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriation
May 13, 2004 Expressing Sense of Congress that All Americans Observe the 50th Anniversary of Brown v Board of Education
April 30, 2004 57 Members of Congress Join Representative Watson in Opposing Administration's Weakening of Title IX Education Programs
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