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Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Representing the 43rd District of California

Health Care

I have been a longtime advocate for quality, affordable health care for all Americans, and therefore I am a leader in the current effort to reform health care and health insurance.
 

 

 

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July 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee and Co-Chair of the bipartisan Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease, marked the 50th anniversary of the landmark Older Americans Act today.  President Lyndon Johnson signed this important law on July 14, 1965.  The Older Americans Act funds critical services that help keep older adults healthy and independent – services such as meals-on-wheels and other nutrition programs, in-home services, transportation, senior centers, elder abuse prevention, and caregiver suppo

April 30, 2015 Press Release

 

Congresswoman Waters Introduces Bipartisan Resolution to Make Alzheimer's Disease an Urgent National Priority

 

Resolution Calls for Significant Increase in Funding for Alzheimer's Research

 

April 30, 2015

 

April 1, 2015 Press Release

 

Congresswoman Waters Commemorates Minority Health Month

 

April 1, 2015

 

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement in recognition of Minority Health Month:

April 1, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters Seeks Robust Funding for Domestic HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment Programs in Fiscal Year 2016

 

Leads 66 Members of Congress Seeking Increased Minority AIDS Initiative Funding

 

April 1, 2015

 

February 12, 2015 Press Release

Waters Urges Robust Funding for Alzheimer's Research and Patient Support Programs

 

February 6, 2015 Press Release

 

 

In Honor of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Waters Reintroduces the Stop AIDS in Prison Act

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of House Financial Services Committee, reintroduced the Stop AIDS in Prison Act yesterday in honor of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, which will be celebrated tomorrow, February 7th. The bill is now H.R. 768 and has 23 original cosponsors.

 

February 3, 2015 Press Release

Waters Statement on the President's Budget Request

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the release of President Obama's fiscal year 2016 budget request, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee, and member of the Democratic Steering & Policy Committee, applauded the President for including a number of important spending increases for HIV/AIDS programs, Alzheimer's research and for the government agencies that are charged with policing Wall Street.

January 30, 2015 Press Release

Waters Leads 54 Members Seeking Robust HIV/AIDS Funding in Fiscal Year 2016 Budget

 

December 19, 2014

 

 

January 30, 2015 Press Release

Reps. Smith, Waters Announce Expansion of Alzheimer's Task Force in House

Bipartisan caucus welcomes new co-chairs Reps. Burgess, Fattah

December 11, 2014 Press Release


Reps. Maxine Waters, Chris Smith Urge President to Increase Funding for Alzheimer's Research in FY 2016 Budget

 

December 11, 2014

 

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