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Rep. Henry Waxman

  • Core Values Too Often Ignored

    May 11, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    This piece is excerpted from remarks Rep. Henry Waxman gave at Carmen and Louis Warschaw Distinguished Lecture delivered at USC April 23.

    What drew me to politics was the esteem I had always felt for public service and the commitment of our religious values to justice, human and...

  • The Social Security Fix: Pay Back Funds

    April 14, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    President Bush has proposed the biggest transfer of wealth in history. He plans to use trillions of dollars in contributions to the Social Security

    Trust Fund to pay for tax cuts for the wealthy and other administration spending priorities. And he does not want to pay the money...

  • Why Kerry:  Bush Policies Endanger Israel

    October 28, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    Republicans are trying to woo traditionally Democratic Jewish voters to President Bush. Their argument is that the president's re-election is in

    the best interest of both the United States and Israel. We strongly disagree.

    The United States and Israel have long been bound by a strong...

  • U.S. Should Support Right to Build Fence

    February 12, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Attacks on Israel are escalating again. With another deadly suicide bombing in the heart of Jerusalem, the race to thwart the infiltration of terrorists is up against yet another rush: to condemn Israel at the United Nations.

    This time, the forum is the United Nations' International...

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  • Reduce Oil Demand

    April 3, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    The following are remarks and an amendment introduced by Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.) on March 19 to the House Energy Subcommittee that propose an alternative energy strategy for the United States.



    Mr. Chairman, I'd like to offer the "Keeping Faith With Our American Soldiers"...

  • Arafat’s Choice

    April 4, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Last week, as a Palestinian terrorist murdered 22 Israelis sitting down to their Passover seder, the Al Aqsa Martyr's Brigade became the first group affiliated with Yasser Arafat's Fatah movement to be added to the U.S. list of Foreign Terrorist Organization since the United States...

  • Justice Delayed and Justice Denied

    February 14, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Holocaust survivors have been waiting decades to reclaim Holocaust-era insurance policies. Unfortunately, the findings of an ongoing congressional investigation I initiated indicate that their wait is far from over.

    In 1998, the International Commission on Holocaust-Era Insurance...

  • Destination Unknown

    November 1, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    What does the United States effort to enlist Arab countries into the coalition against terrorism mean for the future of strong U.S.-Israel relations?

    Certainly, Muslim and Arab states play an important role in the coalition effort. Their intelligence sharing, geographic proximity,...

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