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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
March 21, 2014 Flood Insurance Relief for Thousands Becomes Law
March 20, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Sudan and South Sudan Call for Action on South Sudan Violence
March 18, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Demands Action to Improve Emergency Response at LAX
March 17, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the Department of Justice - Request for Meeting on DOJ Report on Mortgage Fraud
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 13, 2014 Senate Passes Flood Insurance Reform, Heads to President for Signature
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Markups
March 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
March 13, 2014 Comprehensive Flood Insurance Legislation Passes House
March 12, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Urges Action on Unemployment Insurance
March 11, 2014 Waters Applauds Senate Progress on Housing Finance Reform
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Data Security
March 4, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
March 4, 2014 Richmond, Waters Endorse Bipartisan Flood Insurance Legislation
Feb. 28, 2014 Waters Cites Progress in Flood Insurance Discussions
Feb. 27, 2014 Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2013
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Crack Down on Consumer Scams
Feb. 24, 2014 As Discussions Continue on Flood Insurance, No Deal Yet
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Feb. 21, 2014 Waters Statement on GSE Repayment of Taxpayer Funds
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Thomas Curry, Comptroller, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and Joesph Smith, Monitor of the National Mortgage Settlement, Office of Mortgage Settlement Oversight - Protect Homeowners
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 12, 2014 Majority of House Coauthor Flood Relief Bill
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 11, 2014 Patricia Clark Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy
Feb. 11, 2014 House Republicans Again Block Consideration of Flood Insurance Relief
Feb. 7, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Urges Continued Vigilance Against HIV/AIDS on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman House Financial Services Committee, and John Campbell, Chairman House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade - Hearing on Export-Import Bank
Feb. 5, 2014 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Volcker Rule
Feb. 5, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2954, Public Access and Lands Improvement Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3964, Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act
Feb. 5, 2014 For the Second Time, House Republicans Block Consideration of Flood Insurance Relief
Feb. 5, 2014 Joint Statement By California Democrats Against Water Grab
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2014 Waters Calls for Immediate Passage of Legislation to Delay Flood Insurance Rate Hikes
Feb. 4, 2014 Waters Calls for Immediate Passage of Legislation to Delay Flood Insurance Rate Hikes
Jan. 31, 2014 Quigley Joins Colleagues to Announce Creation of Full Employment Caucus
Jan. 30, 2014 Senate Passes Critical Flood Insurance Legislation
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Jan. 28, 2014 Waters' Speaks Out on CFPB's Strong Record of Consumer Protection
Jan. 27, 2014 Waters Applauds Senate Vote on Flood Bill
Jan. 27, 2014 Waters Applauds Senate Vote on Flood Bill
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 23, 2014 Congresswoman Maxine Waters speaks at rally for unemployment benefits
Jan. 23, 2014 Lawmakers, Industry Experts and Beneficiaries Emphasize Importance of Federal Terrorism Insurance Backstop
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