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Who Really Represents California?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Maxine Waters (CA-35)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|WATERS, Maxine, a Representative from California; born Maxine (Moore) Carr, in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Mo., August 15, 1938; B.A., California State University, Los Angeles, Calif., 1970; delegate, Democratic National Conventions, 1972-1988; member of the California state assembly, 1977-1991; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Second and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1991-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Maxine Waters|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||80.53 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||344 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||424 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||280 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||92 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||415 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 5,625|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,594|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 140,001 to $ 150,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 140,001 to $ 150,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 197,325|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||35.50 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 49,578|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 230,844|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 52,451|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||29.40 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 464,265|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||31.30 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 35,885|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 77,909|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 119,119|