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Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Representing the 43rd District of California



Therefore, as a member of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law, I will continue to work to create a comprehensive immigration plan that balances national security needs with an effective plan that provides a path to citizenship for those who meet stringent requirements.



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January 28, 2017 Press Release

Rep. Maxine Waters: Shame on You, Donald Trump!


January 28, 2017


Los Angeles, CAToday, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s ban on immigrants from certain predominantly Muslim countries:


May 5, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters Celebrates Cinco de Mayo and Recognizes Contributions of Mexican Americans to Our Nation


May 5, 2015


Los Angeles, CA – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement today in celebration of Cinco de Mayo: 


March 12, 2012 Press Release

Last week, the House Judiciary Committee approved legislation in response to the rising number of smugglers' tunnels found along the US-Mexico border. H.R. 4119, "The Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2012" would expand existing law by making it a crime to conspire to build, use, or finance a border tunnel.  The legislation would also authorize the use of wiretapping to investigate and prosecute those conspiring to build such tunnels.  In expressing support for the legislation, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) delivered the following remarks:

March 1, 2011 Committee Remark

Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), a senior member of the Judiciary Committee, delivered the following opening remarks during an Immigration Subcommittee hearing on 'Making Immigration Work for American Minorities':

September 15, 2010 Press Release
Hispanic Heritage Month 2010
April 27, 2010 Press Release
July 15, 2009 Press Release
Illegal Immigration