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  1. The Leftism is in remission and we are going homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Village Life

    ... order (1995) to create the Sub Prime Lending Program. He was supported by Barney Frank, Chris Dodd and Maxine Waters because they saw the program as help for their supporters (see the YouTube videos including the Congressional Black Caucus) but, as ...

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  2. Financial Services Committee Re-Elects WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hudson Valley Press

    Recently, Congresswoman Maxine Waters was re-elected unanimously by the Democratic Caucus to serve as Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services for her third term. She released the following statement: "I am honored to have been re-elected to lead the House Financial Services Committee in the 115th Congress.

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  3. Trump vs. Cordray: The Battle AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | National Mortgage News

    ... has run on. I can imagine [the administration] saying let's not turn this down, let's have this fight." Rep. Maxine Waters, the top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee, signed an amicus brief last week in support of the CFPB's appeal ...

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  4. Richard Neal Set To Succeed Sandy Levin As Ways And Means Ranking MemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | The Daily Caller

    ... new position as Ranking Member." The Steering Committee renominated House Financial Services Ranking Member Maxine Waters, Appropriations Ranking Member Nita Lowey and Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone. "The bold strategic insight in ...

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  5. House Dems to perform election autopsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | The Hill

    ... top Democrat on Appropriations; Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) will keep his spot on Energy and Commerce; Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) will remain ranking member of Financial Services; and Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.) will move up to become ranking ...

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  6. Insurers Praise House Approval of Systemic Risk Reform BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Insurance Journal West

    ... that risk assessment should be based on a range of factors wider than just size," McClelland said. Rep. Maxine Waters, (D-Calif.), the highest ranking Democrat on the committee run by Republicans, criticized H.R. 6392, characterizing it as a bill ...

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  7. House bill would relax bank rules aimed at averting crashRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 1 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... of local communities," the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said in a letter to House members. In opposition, Rep. Maxine Waters of California, the senior Democrat on the Financial Services Committee, said on the House floor that the bill "would let ...

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  8. House votes to ease banking regs with help from 20 DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Washington Examiner

    ... is just the Republican Congress' way of giving [Mnuchin] a 'signing bonus' for coming into government," said Maxine Waters, D-Calif., the ranking Democrat on the House Financial Services committee. Waters also warned that the bill would be just the ...

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  9. Who Does the "Rebuilding of America's Infrastructure" IncludeRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | World News Report

    ... Office Building. Representatives who attended the breakfast and addressed NAMC's issues and concerns were Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA); who spoke about the need for small business banking reform; Rep. Hank C. Johnson, Jr. (D-GA), who addressed ...

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  10. Democrats slam Trump's Treasury pick for his ties to Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Washington Examiner

    ... hedge fund manager, Goldman Sachs executive, and bank CEO as Treasury Secretary shows his true colors," Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., said of Trump. Waters is the ranking Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee. But Democratic opposition ...

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  11. FSR: Banking Business Activities, Not Arbitrary Asset Threshold...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | PressReleasePoint

    The Financial Services Roundtable today sent a letter to House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling and Ranking Member Maxine Waters urging Congress to enact H.R. 6392, the "Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2016," sponsored by Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer . The bill addresses a key issue to the financial industry and would change the current designation method for enhanced supervision of banks by replacing the $50 billion asset threshold with business activity standards to determine an institution's systemic risk.

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  12. Priebus, Trump at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | WMDT

    ... and investigate their agencies, and they answer not just to their agencies but to Congress. Representative Maxine Waters of California is calling on the inspectors general of eight agencies, including the Treasury and Justice Departments, to "root ...

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  13. A Short Essay on the Iron-Fist-Imposed Diversity of Opinion Within the California Democratic PartyRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 27 | Orange Juice

    ... superdelegates not to support Bernie Sanders - and 67 of them to oppose him? No one , from Dianne Feinstein to Maxine Waters, would break ranks. Is this a sign of how very electable Hillary Clinton was? Or of how out-of-touch or state's experts were ...

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  14. Democrats warn president-elect Trump over Deutsche Bank interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Live Charts

    A group of Democrats in the US House of Representatives have penned a letter to federal regulators about president-elect Donald Trump, warning him against giving favourable treatment to Deutsche Bank, the only Wall Street bank which has lent to him. The letter, written by representatives Maxine Waters and Carolyn Maloney from California and New York respectively, points out that the troubled German-based bank may receive help from a Trump administration.

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  15. House Democrats Warn of Trump's Potential Deutsche Bank ConflictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Wall Street Journal

    ... to beleaguered Deutsche Bank AG, the only big Wall Street bank that lends to him. The Democrats, led by Reps. Maxine Waters of California and Carolyn Maloney of New York, said in a letter this week to the internal watchdogs at federal financial ...

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  16. House Democrats Push IGs to Pursue Trump Conflicts of InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Bloomberg

    ... potential conflicts of interests in President-elect Donald Trump's administration. Panel's top Democrat Rep. Maxine Waters and 5 other Democrats on cmte sent letter seeking reviews; say Trump will "begin his term with more potential conflicts of ...

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  17. Democrats Plead For Government Watchdogs To Keep Trump HonestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Switched

    After Donald Trump argued Tuesday that "the president can't have a conflict of interest " when it comes to his businesses, a group of Democrats is pleading with the federal government's independent watchdogs to keep the future Trump administration honest. "President-elect Donald Trump will begin his term with more potential conflicts of interest and less transparency about his personal finances than any president in recent history," wrote Rep. Maxine Waters and other members of the House Financial Services Committee in a letter to eight inspectors general , the investigative officials empowered to fight waste, fraud and abuse.

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  18. Uncle Luke: I'm Ready To Run For Congress With Snoop Dogg and Killer MikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Miami New Times

    ... House and Senate the next four years. Career politicians such as California Congresswoman Maxine Waters and Florida's own U.S. Rep Frederica Wilson are nice people, but they're not up for this fight. So I'm putting out a call to arms to hip-hop ...

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  19. The future isn't bright for highly successful consumer watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... provisions of Wall Street reform, including those targeted at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau," Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Los Angeles) and Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) said in a letter to the leaders of the House and Senate. They added that "it ...

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  20. How they voted: Boulder County-area congressional votes for Nov. 14-18, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | LongmontFYI

    ... to a country that seeks to undermine U.S. and global security by backing terrorism. A bill opponent, Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., said the ban would violate the nuclear weapons pact with Iran by breaching a U.S. promise to Iran not to undermine the ...

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