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Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Representing the 43rd District of California

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November 21, 2018 Press Release

Waters: If Donald Trump is not Offering Prayers, Sympathy & Assistance to Californians, He Should Keep his Mouth Shut

LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) released the following statement on the Camp and Woolsey wildfires in California:

November 11, 2018 In The News

Rep. Waters Discusses California Wildfires & Her Priorities in the 116th Congress on MSNBC

Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, appeared on MSNBC’s AM Joy for the “Moment of Maxine” segment. During the segment she discussed the Camp and Woolsey wildfires in the state of California and Donald Trump’s response to the ongoing devastation. She also discussed her priorities in the 116th Congress, where Democrats will have the majority in the U.S. House of Representatives.

January 12, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Waters: Trump’s offshore oil drilling plan is heartless and cruel

LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-California), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s decision to open up the entire Atlantic and Pacific coasts to offshore oil drilling:

September 29, 2017 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters Slams Trump Administration for Not Doing More for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

WASHINGTON, D.C. Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, made the following statement on the Trump Administration’s response in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to the damage caused by Hurricane Maria: 

June 2, 2017 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 2, 2017

Contact: Twaun Samuel or Rykia Dorsey

Phone: (202) 225-2201

 

Congresswoman Waters Joins Gardena GTrans Zero-Emission Bus Deployment Event

LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters joined Gardena Mayor Tasha Cerda, Director of Transportation Ernie Crespo, and California Energy Commissioner Janea Scott to celebrate the deployment of the Gardena GTrans system’s five newly converted zero-emissions buses.

June 1, 2017 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 1, 2017

Contact: Twaun Samuel or Rykia Dorsey

Phone: (202) 225-2201

 

Rep. Waters’ Statement on Reports Suggesting President Trump will Withdraw the US from the Paris Climate Agreement

March 17, 2017 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters’ Statement on the President’s Budget, which Slashes EPA & Shuts Down CSB

 

 

Washington, D.C.Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee and Torrance representative, released a statement today, after reviewing President Trump’s budget, which would shut down the Chemical Safety Board (CSB) and cut funding for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by more than 31 percent.  Her statement follows:

 

December 14, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters’ Statement on the Nomination of Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State

 

December 14, 2016

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee, condemned President-elect Trump’s nomination of Rex Tillerson to be our nation’s next Secretary of State.  Her statement follows:

 

November 17, 2016 Press Release

 

Congresswoman Waters’ Statement on the Torrance Refinery Fire

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the wake of the fire that erupted Tuesday at the Torrance refinery, which is owned by PBF Energy, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee and Torrance representative, released the following statement today:

 

February 19, 2015 Press Release

 

Waters Statement on Exxon Mobil Refinery Explosion in Torrance

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the wake of the explosion and fire that rived a gasoline processing unit at the Exxon Mobil refinery in Torrance, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee and Torrance representative, released the following statement today:

 

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