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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
Dec. 19, 2013 CFPB Announces Billions in Relief to Homeowners
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - FTC to Review Marketing Practices of Consumer Reporting Agencies
Dec. 17, 2013 Waters Congratulates CDFI Fund Director Donna Gambrell for her Years of Service
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to James McNerney, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Boeing - Long Beach, CA for 777x Work
Dec. 13, 2013 Waters Encouraged by Improvements at FHA
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Arne Duncan, US Secretary of Education - Regulations to Protect Students from Unmanageable Debt and Worthless Degrees
Dec. 12, 2013 Waters Statement on Insurance Modernization Report
Dec. 12, 2013 Waters: Cassidy Flood Insurance Bill Provides No Assistance to Those Already Hurting
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Federal Reserve Centennial Oversight Project
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Growing Income Inequality
Dec. 11, 2013 Waters Statement on Volcker Rule
Dec. 10, 2013 Waters Statement on Confirmation of Mel Watt as Director of FHFA
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, - Confirmation of Mel Watt
Dec. 5, 2013 Raising the Minimum Wage and the TPP
Dec. 3, 2013 Waters Statement on SEC Agenda
Dec. 3, 2013 Letter to Paul Ryan, Chairman, House of Representatives Budget Committee, Patty Murray, Chairwoman, Senate Budget Committee, Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Budget Committee, and Jeff Sessions, Ranking Member, Senate Budget Committee - Don't Cave to Tea Party Extremism
Nov. 21, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Introduces Bill to Reduce Diabetes Disparities in Honor of National Diabetes Month
Nov. 21, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Urges International Action to Address the Global Challenges of Alzheimer's Disease
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Nov. 19, 2013 Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act
Nov. 18, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Congratulates LAWA and the City of Inglewood on Reaching Agreement for Residential Noise Mitigation
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve and Thomas Curry, Comptroller of the Currency - Answers on Independent Foreclosure Review Process
Nov. 15, 2013 Reps. Waters & Smith Commemorate National Memory Screening Day
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Nov. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Addresses Security Concerns at LAX
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - New AIDS Treatment Goal
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Urges Assistance for the Philippines
Nov. 11, 2013 Congresswoman Waters' Statement on Veterans Day
Nov. 6, 2013 Waters Calls for New International Financial Architecture
Nov. 6, 2013 Waters named HousingWire 2013 Woman of Influence
Nov. 5, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Discusses Need for Housing Finance Reform at Bipartisan Policy Center Housing Forum
Nov. 1, 2013 Rep. Waters' Statement on LAX Shooting
Oct. 31, 2013 Waters' Statement on Senate Blockage of Mel Watt to Lead FHFA
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Waters, Barney Frank release Statements in Opposition to H.R. 992
Oct. 30, 2013 Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
Oct. 29, 2013 Menendez, Isakson Lead Bipartisan Coalition to Protect Homeowners From Flood Insurance Rate Spike
Oct. 29, 2013 Retail Investor Protection Act
Oct. 29, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition of More Than 50 Introduces Legislation to Address Flood Insurance Rate Increases
Oct. 29, 2013 Waters Statement on Retail Investor Protection Act
Oct. 29, 2013 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - FHA Bailout
Oct. 29, 2013 Richmond and House Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Address Spike in National Flood Insurance Costs
Oct. 29, 2013 Garamendi Joins Coalition to Address Flood Insurance Rate Increases
Oct. 25, 2013 Waters Announces Deal to Repair Flood Insurance Program
Oct. 24, 2013 Waters Introduces Legislation to Deter Money Laundering and Hold Bankers Responsible
Oct. 24, 2013 Congresswoman Waters Receives Veterans Public Service Award
Oct. 24, 2013 Waters Statement on $1 Billion Export-Import Bank Profit
Oct. 24, 2013 Leading House Democrats Introduce Bills to Deter Money Laundering and Hold Executives Responsible
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