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Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Representing the 43rd District of California

Maxine In The News

January 27, 2010 Maxine in the News
by Te-Ping Chen In the past two weeks, activists have rallied to keep Haiti's creditors from hounding the quake-shattered nation, which has already lost 150,000 people to the disaster.
January 26, 2010 Maxine in the News
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton voiced support Tuesday for forgiving Haiti's debt, doubting the earthquake-battered nation would be able to repay it. "It's just unrealistic to think that Haiti would ever, in the far foreseeable future, be able to repay," Clinton said in an interview with American Urban Radio Networks broadcast Tuesday.
January 25, 2010 Maxine in the News
by Anna Pratt Special to Finance & Commerce It isn't just about people losing their homes. Ripples from the long-running foreclosure crisis, experts told an audience in Minneapolis on Saturday, are spreading throughout the U.S. economy, affecting even those who, intuitively, might be expected to benefit.
January 22, 2010 Maxine in the News
By OLU ALEMORU, Staff Writer Story Published: Jan 20, 2010 at 3:55 PM PST As millions more dollars are set to be raised at Friday's Live Aid style cross-continental "Hope For Haiti" telethon, it will cap a week of global relief efforts that still seem infinitesimal considering the scale of the unfolding catastrophe.
January 15, 2010 Maxine in the News
By Shantella Y. Sherman - WI Staff Writer   
January 11, 2010 Maxine in the News
By Victoria Kim and Jack Leonard
December 28, 2009 Maxine in the News
By EVENS SANON and JONATHAN M. KATZ Associated Press writers
December 28, 2009 Maxine in the News
U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Los Angeles) has asked the FBI to look into the disappearance of Mitrice Richardson and the circumstances of her arrest and release from sheriff's custody.
December 28, 2009 Maxine in the News
By Joseph Williams, Globe Staff  Stung by accusations from some African-Americans that he has not done enough for urban communities, President Obama has embarked on an effort to soothe a constituency once counted as his fiercest source of support.
December 17, 2009 Maxine in the News
Imagine that your family has barely enough money to scrape by. A school sits down the street, but fees make it too expensive for you and your siblings to attend—so you've never been able to go to school.