“When we return next year in the new Congress, with Democrats in the Majority, this Committee will reject harmful and reckless policies like these, and work to ensure that our financial system is fair.” — Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA)
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Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) Statement at Hearing on National Debt

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “…The shameless GOP tax scam contains massive giveaways for the nation’s largest banks. According to Americans for Tax Fairness, the country’s six largest Wall Street banks will collectively save an estimated $14 billion in 2018 alone.” […read more]

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Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services
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COMMENTARY: Congresswoman Waters Recognizes World AIDS Day 2018

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “…we still face unprecedented challenges in our struggle against HIV/AIDS. …Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans have debated proposals to slash funding for HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment efforts and take health insurance away from millions of Americans, including those who are living with HIV/AIDS and other pre-existing conditions.” […read more]

Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services
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Maxine Waters: If Donald Trump is not Offering Prayers, Sympathy & Assistance to Californians, He Should Keep His Mouth Shut

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “Donald Trump’s absolutely outrageous response to the California wildfires is yet another example of his lack of knowledge, his lack of compassion, and his inability to provide the type of leadership this country deserves in the midst of a crisis. How dare this president blame ‘gross mismanagement of the forests’[2] for these devastating wildfires without presenting any facts or any special knowledge? Instead of running his mouth about things he knows nothing about, he should learn to show some empathy and sympathy for the suffering of others.” — Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) […read more]