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Maxine Waters' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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
June 11, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Applauds Committee Approval of Hernandez Airport Security Act
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015
April 29, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Statement on Toyota'sAnnouncement to Move Headquarters
April 11, 2014 Congresswoman Maxine Waters' Statement on California Bus Crash
April 2, 2014 Argonaut News - Alleged LAX Luggage Thieves Were Contract Workers
March 28, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Calls LAX Security Failures Unacceptable; Urges Police Presence at Airport Passenger Screening Checkpoints
March 28, 2014 KTLA 5 - U.S. Lawmakers Review Post-Shooting Safety Recommendations for LAX
March 26, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Welcomes TSA's Recommendations to Improve Airport Safety and Security
March 18, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Demands Action to Improve Emergency Response at LAX
Dec. 21, 2013 Rep. Maxine Waters calls for improved security at LAX
Nov. 18, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Congratulates LAWA and the City of Inglewood on Reaching Agreement for Residential Noise Mitigation
Nov. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Addresses Security Concerns at LAX
Nov. 1, 2013 Rep. Waters' Statement on LAX Shooting
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
June 24, 2013 Letter to Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation - Utility Relocation
June 6, 2013 Congresswoman Waters' Statement on TSA Reversing Decision to Allow Knives on Planes
May 30, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Applauds Approval of Leimert Park and Hindry Rail Stations
May 9, 2013 The Argonaut - Westchester: Council offers motion to fund second light rail stop
April 26, 2013 Congresswoman Maxine Waters' Statement on Ending FAA Furloughs
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 23, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Welcomes TSA Decision to Delay Knife Policy
April 1, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Delivers Remarks Opposing TSA Knife Policy Change
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 13, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Reintroduces TIGER Grants for Job Creation Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Opposes Decision to Move LAX North Runway
Jan. 9, 2013 KTLA 5 - Controversy Surrounds Proposed LAX Expansion
Jan. 9, 2013 Los Angeles Times - LAX neighbors question north runway separation plan
Jan. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Voices Opposition to Relocation of LAX North Runway
June 27, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 27, 2012 Congresswoman Waters Offers Amendment to Restore $500 Million for Transportation Infrastructure Jobs;
June 26, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 20, 2012 Congresswoman Waters Introduces the TIGER Grants for Job Creation Act
Feb. 14, 2012 Letter to Chief Executive Officer Mr. Arthur T. Leahy
Feb. 3, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 658, FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2012
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to Alan D. Bersin, Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Nov. 28, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
Aug. 4, 2011 Congressman Cardoza Urges Congressional Leadership to Reverse Cuts to California Transportation Projects
Aug. 4, 2011 Congresswoman Waters Expresses Relief Upon Learning of FAA Deal
Aug. 3, 2011 Congresswoman Waters Urges Congressional Leaders
Aug. 3, 2011 Stark, CA Democratic Delegation Oppose Republican Proposal to Slash Transportation Funding
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
April 9, 2011 Congresswoman Waters Convenes L.A. Community Meeting on Budget Cuts
April 1, 2011 LAX Amendment by Congresswoman Waters Included in FAA Bill
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 13, 2011 Los Angeles Times - Toll-Lane Project Faces Renewed Opposition in Congress
March 26, 2010 Congresswoman Maxine Waters' Amendment To Protect Jobs Of Air Traffic Controllers Included In FAA Reauthorization
Dec. 2, 2008 Harmon Comments on Graham-Talent WMD Report Says "It's Time to Retire the Fear Card"
Nov. 19, 2008 Panel II of a Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Stabilizing the Financial Condition of the American Automobile Industry
Sept. 17, 2008 Congress Passes Waters' Bill to Reduce Aircraft Noise in Inglewood Schools
Sept. 17, 2008 Allowing Use of Passenger Facility Fees for Noise Reduction at California Schools
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