Representative Maxine Waters's Public Statements


Full Name: Maxine Waters
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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
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4/11/14 Congresswoman Maxine Waters' Statement on California Bus Crash 4/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations 4/10/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code 4/09/14 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/08/14 Congresswoman Waters Applauds President Obama's Equal Pay Day Executive Actions, Calls for Paycheck Fairness Act Passage 4/08/14 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Government Red Tape 4/07/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/03/14 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 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/02/14 Argonaut News - Alleged LAX Luggage Thieves Were Contract Workers 4/02/14 Hearing of the House Financial Services' Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Allegations of Discrimination and Retaliation at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 3/28/14 KTLA 5 - U.S. Lawmakers Review Post-Shooting Safety Recommendations for LAX 3/28/14 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman of Committee on Financial Services - Waters, Green Raise Concerns over CFPB Hearing 3/28/14 Congresswoman Waters Calls LAX Security Failures Unacceptable; Urges Police Presence at Airport Passenger Screening Checkpoints 3/27/14 Waters Unveils Housing Finance Reform Legislation 3/26/14 Congresswoman Waters Welcomes TSA's Recommendations to Improve Airport Safety and Security 3/26/14 New York Times - Proposed Housing Bill Would Create a Co-op of Mortgage Lenders 3/25/14 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Why Debt Matters 3/25/14 Congresswoman Waters to Host Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Torrance 3/25/14 Waters Urges Senate to Keep IMF Quota Reform in Ukraine Package 3/24/14 Letter to Inspector General Mark Bialek, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - Review of Employment Practices at CFPB, Financial Regulators 3/21/14 Flood Insurance Relief for Thousands Becomes Law 3/20/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Sudan and South Sudan Call for Action on South Sudan Violence 3/18/14 Congresswoman Waters Demands Action to Improve Emergency Response at LAX 3/17/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the Department of Justice - Request for Meeting on DOJ Report on Mortgage Fraud 3/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation 3/13/14 Comprehensive Flood Insurance Legislation Passes House 3/13/14 Senate Passes Flood Insurance Reform, Heads to President for Signature 3/13/14 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Markups 3/13/14 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment 3/12/14 Congresswoman Waters Urges Action on Unemployment Insurance 3/11/14 Waters Applauds Senate Progress on Housing Finance Reform 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/05/14 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Data Security 3/04/14 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act 3/04/14 Richmond, Waters Endorse Bipartisan Flood Insurance Legislation 2/28/14 Waters Cites Progress in Flood Insurance Discussions 2/27/14 Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2013 2/26/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Crack Down on Consumer Scams 2/24/14 As Discussions Continue on Flood Insurance, No Deal Yet 2/21/14 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 2/21/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders 2/21/14 Waters Statement on GSE Repayment of Taxpayer Funds 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/19/14 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 2/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran