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Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Representing the 43rd District of California

Rep. Waters' Legislation

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January 31, 2017 Press Release

 

Washington, D.C.Today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, introduced legislation demanding that congressional investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election include a thorough review of any collusion between persons associated, formally or informally, with President Donald Trump and the Russian government. In a press conference announcing the legislation with other progressive Members of Congress, Congresswoman Waters delivered the following remarks:

 

December 19, 2015 In The News

Last week,  Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), ranking member of the Committee on Financial Services, introduced the Minority Diabetes Initiative Act (H.R. 4209). The bill will establish an initiative to provide grants to physicians and community-based organizations for diabetes prevention, care and treatment programs in minority communities. It  is supported by 42 of the Congresswoman’s congressional colleagues.

“Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, and it is having a severe impact on minority communities,” said Waters.

December 17, 2015 In The News

Last week,  Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), ranking member of the Committee on Financial Services, introduced the Minority Diabetes Initiative Act (H.R. 4209). The bill will establish an initiative to provide grants to physicians and community-based organizations for diabetes prevention, care and treatment programs in minority communities. It  is supported by 42 of the Congress­woman’s congressional colleagues.

“Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, and it is having a severe impact on minority communities,” said Waters.

December 15, 2015 Press Release

 

LOS ANGELES - Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of Committee on Financial Services, and Congressman Ted Lieu (CA-33) delivered remarks at the 14th Annual State of the Region event sponsored by the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce on Monday, December 14th at the DoubleTree by Hilton Torrance-South Bay in Torrance. Congresswoman Waters and Congressman Lieu were invited by the Chamber to give updates about the legislation and economic development opportunity affecting the South Bay region.

November 10, 2015 Press Release

LOS ANGELES – Today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement on the fiftieth anniversary of the Higher Education Act:

 

“Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Higher Education Act (HEA) of 1965 – a landmark piece of legislation that decades later is still opening doors for students all across our country.”

 

July 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) and Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ), Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease, today introduced Alzheimer’s Action Now, a package of four bills that together will help Alzheimer’s patients and their families; promote public awareness of Alzheimer’s disease; and encourage voluntary contributions to research efforts.  The entire legislative package has been endorsed by the Alzheimer’s Association, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, and USAgainstAlzheimer’s.

 

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

 

March 18, 2015 Press Release

Waters Leads Crusade to Close Nation's Widening Wealth Gap

 

Senior Democrat Challenges Congress to Tackle National Crisis Head on with Resolution to Address Wealth Gap

 

December 5, 2014 Press Release

 

   

VA Honors Waters for Commitment to Women's Veterans

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) has honored Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) for her years of work on behalf of America's women veterans.

 

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