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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 7, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 2, 2014 Argonaut News - Alleged LAX Luggage Thieves Were Contract Workers
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Financial Services' Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Allegations of Discrimination and Retaliation at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
March 28, 2014 KTLA 5 - U.S. Lawmakers Review Post-Shooting Safety Recommendations for LAX
March 28, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Calls LAX Security Failures Unacceptable; Urges Police Presence at Airport Passenger Screening Checkpoints
March 28, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman of Committee on Financial Services - Waters, Green Raise Concerns over CFPB Hearing
March 27, 2014 Waters Unveils Housing Finance Reform Legislation
March 26, 2014 New York Times - Proposed Housing Bill Would Create a Co-op of Mortgage Lenders
March 26, 2014 Congresswoman Waters Welcomes TSA's Recommendations to Improve Airport Safety and Security
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Why Debt Matters
March 25, 2014 Waters Urges Senate to Keep IMF Quota Reform in Ukraine Package
March 25, 2014 Congresswoman Waters to Host Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Torrance
March 24, 2014 Letter to Inspector General Mark Bialek, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - Review of Employment Practices at CFPB, Financial Regulators
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 Comprehensive Flood Insurance Legislation Passes House
March 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
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 Waters Statement on GSE Repayment of Taxpayer Funds
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. 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 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 12, 2014 Majority of House Coauthor Flood Relief Bill
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. 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. 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
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