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Maxine Waters' Public Statements

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 2, 2008 Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008
April 2, 2008 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee's Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade and Technology Subcommittee: Proposed Regulation to the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA)
April 1, 2008 Letter to President George Bush - Urging the President Not to Attend the Olympics in China
March 26, 2008 Congresswoman Waters Receives Prestigious Award in South Africa
March 20, 2008 Rep. Waters Leads Letter to Bush Expressing Concern Over Plight of Displaced Iraqis
March 19, 2008 Congresswoman Waters Leads 79 Members of Congress Seeking Increased Minority AIDS Initiative Funding
March 19, 2008 On Fifth Anniversary, Rep. Waters Urges Change of Course in Iraq
March 18, 2008 Congresswoman Waters Leads 32 Members of Congress Seeking Increased Funding for Missing Alzheimer's Patients
March 13, 2008 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2009
Feb. 28, 2008 Congresswoman Waters and 53 other Members of Congress Urge Debt Cancellation for Haiti
Feb. 26, 2008 Federal Emergency Management Administration Has Failed Displaced Gulf Coast Residents
Feb. 26, 2008 Public Housing Asset Management Improvement Act of 2007
Feb. 25, 2008 Chairwoman Waters Issues Statement on Housing Needs of Families Leaving FEMA's Toxic Trailers
Feb. 15, 2008 US has Tools to Counter Heightened Threat from Mugniyah Killing in Syria
Feb. 13, 2008 Harman Supports Additional Time to Negotiate on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Feb. 11, 2008 Harman Responds to President Bush's Weekend Comments on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Feb. 8, 2008 Congresswoman Waters calls on the President to Enforce The Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act
Feb. 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - The Holocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2007
Feb. 1, 2008 Letter to Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker, US House of Representatives
Jan. 29, 2008 Recovery Rebates and Economic Stimulus for the American People Act of 2008
Jan. 22, 2008 Unfailing friend or failing state?
Jan. 17, 2008 Hope IV Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2007
Jan. 17, 2008 House Approves HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act
Jan. 9, 2008 The tale of the CIA tapes: What do we still not know?
Jan. 3, 2008 Harman Releases Declassified Letter to CIA on Potential Destruction of Interrogation Videotape
Dec. 19, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights and Oversight - The Extension of the U.N. Mandate for Iraq
Dec. 19, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008 (Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008)
Dec. 18, 2007 Harman Introduces Bill to Reduce Federal Government Over-Classification of Intelligence Information
Dec. 18, 2007 Public Housing in New Orleans
Dec. 18, 2007 Statement of Introduction by Congresswoman Jane Harman for the "Reducing Over-Classification Act of 2007"
Dec. 18, 2007 Harman Releases Letter to FCC Chairman Decrying Failure to Focus Adequately on Digital TV Transition
Dec. 18, 2007 Tribute to the Late Congresswoman Julia Carson
Dec. 13, 2007 Harman Says House Intelligence Committee May Have Been Deliberately Misled on CIA Videotapes
Dec. 12, 2007 Harman Statement on Alternative Minimum Tax Relief
Nov. 16, 2007 Congresswoman Waters and 21 Other Members of Congress Urge IMF to Cancel Liberia's Debts
Nov. 15, 2007 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 Homeowners' Defense Act of 2007
Nov. 14, 2007 Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008
Nov. 13, 2007 Financial Services Committee Members Send Letter to HUD Regarding Section 8 Project-Based Assistance Program
Nov. 8, 2007 Congresswoman Waters Calls for Poor Country Debt Cancellation at a Hearing on Her Legislation
Oct. 25, 2007 Congresswoman Waters Demands Transparency for Oil, Gas, and Mining Companies Operating in Resource-Rich Developing Countries
Oct. 23, 2007 Joint Hearing Of The House Committee On the Judiciary's Subcommittees- Federal Justice System's Selective Prosecution
Oct. 22, 2007 The Iraq War
Oct. 17, 2007 Letter to Secretary of Department of Housing and Urban Development Alphonso Jackson
Oct. 16, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary- Jena 6 and the Role of Federal Intervention in Hate Crimes and Race-Related Violence in Public School
Oct. 15, 2007 Iraq War
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Patterson Belknapp Webb & Tyler LLP
Oct. 10, 2007 National Affordable Housing Trust Fund Act of 2007
Oct. 2, 2007 Foreign Service Victims of Terrorism Act of 2007
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Committee on Financial Services - Credit-Based Insurance Scores: Are They Fair?
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