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Maxine Waters' Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
April 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code
April 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
April 25, 2013 CPC Hour: Iraq
March 20, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Military Tuition Assistance
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
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 10, 2011 Letter to Chairman McKeon
April 4, 2011 The Oakland Tribune - Political Blotter: Watchdogs say Oakland, SF police should shun FBI
March 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, The United States House of Representatives
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Aug. 19, 2010 Congresswoman Waters Welcomes Withdrawal of Troops as First Step to End Iraq War
July 1, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 1, 2009 MSNBC "Countdown With Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
July 22, 2008 Rep. Waters Calls on The President to Honor Iraq's Sovereignty and Redeploy Our Troops from Iraq
July 10, 2008 Rep. Waters Calls on the President to Honor Iraq's Sovereignty and Redeploy our Troops from Iraq
April 15, 2008 Iran
March 19, 2008 On Fifth Anniversary, Rep. Waters Urges Change of Course in Iraq
Nov. 14, 2007 Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008
Sept. 17, 2007 Iraq
Sept. 5, 2007 Press Conference with House Democrats, Subject: Iraqi Security Forces
Aug. 2, 2007 Ensuring Military Readiness Through Stability and Predictability Deployment Policy Act of 2007
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
March 8, 2007 Oppsing View: Bring All Troops Home Now, I'll Vote for Supplemental Only if it Funds US Withdrawal by Dec. 31
Jan. 18, 2007 Recounting Reasons for Voting in Favor of 2002 Resolution Authorizing Use of Military Force in Iraq
Nov. 5, 2006 CNN Late Edition - Transcript
Sept. 22, 2006 U.S. Representative Maxine Waters Votes to Pass Legislation That Will Protect Military Families from High-Pressure Brokers and Their Financially Devas
Sept. 21, 2006 The Military Personnel Financial Services Protection Act
May 11, 2006 Rep. Waters' Amendment to Help Soldiers Rejected by Republican Leadership
April 17, 2006 Rumsfeld Has Failed The American People
March 29, 2006 MSNBC Rita Cosby Live & Direct - Transcript
March 14, 2006 Sense of House that Americans Should Participate in Moment of Silence Regarding Armed Forces
Oct. 11, 2004 Haiti Smoldering on the Edge of Chaos
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
March 4, 2004 Statement by Rep. Maxine Waters
March 1, 2004 CNN LIVE FROM... Transcript
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