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  1. Confusion surrounds cases of conflicts of interest in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... tricky decisions related to corruption allegations against Democratic Reps. Shelley Berkley of Nevada and Maxine Waters of California, the House Ethics Committee acknowledged that the House needs clearer guidance on conflict of interest rules. In ...

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  2. Confusion surrounds conflict of interest cases in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... tricky decisions related to corruption allegations against Democratic Reps. Shelley Berkley of Nevada and Maxine Waters of California, the House Ethics Committee acknowledged that the House needs clearer guidance on conflict of interest rules. In ...

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  3. Congresswoman Maxine Waters condemns RAD public housing privatization schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... Welsh In an effort to save public housing in Oakland, Richmond, San Francisco and nationwide, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., the ranking member of the Committee on Financial Services in the House of Representatives, wrote a letter to ...

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  4. GQ Lists a 20 Craziest Politiciansa a All but 3 from GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... people don't create their own businesses and that only government can build a business? How about adding Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), the crazy woman who, among other things, thought that sequestration would cause the loss of "over 170 million jobs?" ...

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  5. Allen West: Obama Wants Blacks 'Vomiting Dissension' To Create Myth Of Modern-day RacismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... was helping black voters escape slavery of the "21st-century plantation" overseen by black liberals like Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA). "When you look at what is happening, the Tea party favorite Rep. Allen West (R-FL) explained Wednesday that he was ...

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  6. "LEAKED: Secret Negotiations to Let Big Brother Go Global"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Daily Kos

    To learn more about how you may join/support Senators Elizabeth Warren, Tammy Baldwin, Ed Markey and Congresswoman Maxine Waters in their uphill fight against these draconian foreign trade agreements, currently on our government's agenda, click HERE .] By Don Quijones , freelance writer, translator in Barcelona, Spain, and editor at WOLF STREET. Mexico is his country-in-law.

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  7. Russian Roulette: Taxpayers Could Be on the Hook for Trillions in Oil DerivativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Truthdig

    ... push out a portion of their derivatives business into non-FDIC-insured subsidiaries. Warren and Representative Maxine Waters came close to killing the spending bill because of this provision. But the tide turned , according to Waters, when not only ...

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  8. Taxpayers Could Be on the Hook for Trillions in Oil DerivativesRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Counterpunch

    ... push out a portion of their derivatives business into non-FDIC-insured subsidiaries. Warren and Representative Maxine Waters came close to killing the spending bill because of this provision. But the tide turned , according to Waters, when not only ...

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  9. For too many in Washington, a phantom recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... because President Obama and Democratic leaders, with only a few notable exceptions - Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Rep. Maxine Waters, Sen. Elizabeth Warren - did not fight to remove it. So Congress killed an important Dodd-Frank reform, allowing the big banks ...

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  10. Congresswoman Maxine Waters Condemns RAD Public Housing Privatization SchemeRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Indybay.org

    In an effort to save public housing in Oakland, Richmond, San Francisco, Alameda County and all across the nation, a December 10 letter to President Obama from Congresswoman Maxine Waters , the Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services in the House of Representatives, condemns the Rental Assistance Demonstration program ! Congresswoman Maxine Waters Condemns RAD Public Housing Privatization Scheme By Lynda Carson - December 19, 2014 Oakland - Public housing is home to over 1.2 million families across the nation, and is mostly filled with the elderly, disabled and low-income women with children. The Bay Area is home to thousands of low-income public housing tenants.

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  11. ICBA Applauds Signing of Law to Improve Community Bank Access to CapitalRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... ICBA and the nation's community banks thank Reps. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.), Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) and Maxine Waters (D-Calif.); Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), Angus King (I-Maine), Mark Warner (D-Va.), Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Jon Tester (D-Mont.), ...

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  12. Waters leads Democratic Caucus in calling long-term renewal of Terrorism Risk Insurance ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | L.A. Watts Times

    Recently, in a press conference at the U.S. Capitol, CongressA woman Maxine Waters , Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee, led members of the Democratic caucus in calling for a long-term renewal of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, which is set to expire at the end of 2014. The Ranking Member was joined by key members of Democratic House leadership, Leader Nancy Pelosi , Whip Steny Hoyer , and Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Joe Crowley .

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  13. Senate fails to pass Terrorism Risk Insurance ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Housing Wire

    ... in the new year to swiftly reenact TRIA and provide much needed certainty to the market," he said. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., blamed House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, even though he supported the TRIA. "I'm ...

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  14. EDITORIAL: Wall Street banks collect on a debt, as Congress prepares to raise more moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a member of the Senate Banking Committee, and Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., left, ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee, voice their objections to a House-approved spending bill that includes a repeal of the Dodd-Frank divide between traditional banks and derivative trading, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. Six years after the collapse of Lehman Bros., the lessons of the financial crisis may already be fading from memory.

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  15. Top Democrat says regional banks key to Wall St win on derivativesRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Reuters

    A top Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday said unpopular Wall Street banks got a long-sought rollback to Dodd-Frank reforms through Congress last week partly by leveraging the influence of smaller banks that hold greater sway with lawmakers. "They have been working for a long time, trying different strategies on it," California Representative Maxine Waters said in an interview.

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  16. Column: Elizabeth Warren can winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., right, with Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., voice their objections Dec. 10 to a House-approved spending bill that includes a repeal of Dodd-Frank. Elizabeth Warren's memoir begins with the story of a family in collapse. She was 12 years old when her father had a heart attack.

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  17. Column: Attempt to mold students' minds hearkens back to Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., right, with Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., voice their objections Dec. 10 to a House-approved spending bill that includes a repeal of Dodd-Frank. The Legislature is considering a bill that would mandate the showing of a conservative film to all eighth- and 11th grade students in Florida. I'm sure the supporters of the bill believe the documentary, America: Imagine the World Without Her , will help influence the students' political beliefs.

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  18. Obama, Warren emerge as potential political foilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a member of the Senate Banking Committee, and Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., left, ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee, voice their objections to a House-approved spending bill that includes a repeal of the Dodd-Frank divide between traditional banks and derivative trading, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. WASHINGTON - During the depths of the economic crises that consumed his first term, President Barack Obama helped pluck a Harvard professor named Elizabeth Warren out of relative obscurity and made her the face of his campaign to curtail Wall Street banks.

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  19. Wall Street, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Hill

    ... U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) made Senate floor speeches to rally her fellow Democrats. U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), the ranking member of the House Committee on Financial Services, publicly highlighted the problem. "Please stay ...

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  20. Editorial: Under cover of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a member of the Senate Banking Committee, and Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., left, ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee, voice their objections to a House-approved spending bill that includes a repeal of the Dodd-Frank divide between traditional banks and derivative trading, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. Six years after the collapse of Lehman Bros., the lessons of the financial crisis may already be fading from memory.

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