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Committee Democrats Call on Facebook to Halt Cryptocurrency Plans
July 12, 2019
“Investors and consumers transacting in Libra may be exposed to serious privacy and national security concerns, cyber security risks, and trading risks. Those using Facebook’s digital wallet – storing potentially trillions of dollars without depository insurance– also may become unique targets for hackers. For example, during the first three quarters of 2018, hackers stole nearly $1 billion from cryptocurrency exchanges.[3] The system could also provide an under-regulated platform for illicit activity and money laundering.” ... read more »
Former Exec Slams CBS News’ ‘White Problem’
May 3, 2019
The snafu led to a meeting with Rep. Maxine Waters, Chairwoman of the powerful House Financial Services Committee, who said CBS officials admitted they had a lot of work to do and the network pledged to include blacks on their 2020 election team and other coverage. ... read more »
Representative Maxine Waters “Reclaimed Her Time” At Brunch 2 Bomb 
March 28, 2019
On Sunday, March 24, 2019, over 1,100 Angelino millennials paced The Fields LA located at Exposition Park for Brunch 2 Bomb ... read more »
Rep. Waters Sharply Rebukes the College Admissions Scandal
March 21, 2019
 Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) issued the following statement after approximately 50 individuals were charged or indicted by federal prosecutors for engaging in widespread criminal fraud to buy students’ way into selective universities: ... read more »
‘Nobody’s at the Switch’ as CBS Announces Election Coverage Team With No African Americans  
January 17, 2019
The network is taking some serious heat for excluding African-Americans from its core team of on-the-ground reporters and producers set to cover the 2020 presidential campaign cycle – an election that’s viewed almost universally as critical to Blacks and other minorities.  ... read more »
America’s Water Infrastructure Act To Fund Up To $35 Million Towards West Basin’s Harbor South Bay Water Recycling Project
November 8, 2018
America’s Water Infrastructure Act, the comprehensive infrastructure legislation passed by Congress in the fall and signed by the president on Oct. 23, will allow West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) to access an additional $35 million in federal funding for its Harbor South Bay Water Recycling project. ... read more »
NNPA Leadership Awards Honors Legendary Poll Worker and Esteemed Legislators 
September 20, 2018
The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) 2018 National Leadership Awards Reception provided what one might expect when California Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters, Texas Democratic Rep. Al Green, and South Carolina’s Jim Clyburn make up one-third of the recipients.  ... read more »
San Pedro Man Who Threatened to Kill Rep. Maxine Waters Gets Probation
July 19, 2018
  A 45-year-old San Pedro man was sentenced today to three years of probation for threatening to kill Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Los Angeles) over comments she made about President Donald Trump.  ... read more »
Republican Leaders Should Apologize to America
July 19, 2018
Following Rep. Maxine Waters comments, House Speaker Paul Ryan criticizes Waters over her remarks demanding an apology to President Donald Trump. "There is no place for this. She should obviously apologize. That's dangerous for our society, that's dangerous for our democracy." Ryan said, at a news conference for GOP Leaders." In addition, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell adds "I assure you I will not be intimidated by this group of socialist who apparently prefer open borders." McConnell told reporters. ... read more »
Rep. Waters Keynotes Torrance Chamber of Commerce State of the Region Event
March 1, 2018
Discusses Infrastructure Funding, Immigration, and Tax Law Changes in Legislative Update  ... read more »
2018 California Democrats State Convention Programming Announcement
February 20, 2018
2018 California Democrats State Convention Programming Announcement ... read more »
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