I, and some of the Members of the Congressional Black Caucus, mistakenly voted for House Concurrent Resolution 254 which called on the Government of Cuba to extradite to the United States Joanne Chesimard and all other individuals who have fled the United States from political persecution and received political asylum in Cuba... ...As he lay on the ground bleeding and helpless, Shakur/Chesimard took his service revolver and shot him twice in the head. The cop-killers briefly escaped, but were quickly hunted down by police. In an exchange of gunfire Zayd Malik Shakur was killed and Chesimard and Squire were wounded and captured. After their capture, my father was part of the team assigned to guard the severely wounded Chesimard in the hospital. As the troopers stood outside of her room, she incessantly chanted, "If I had some poison gas, I'd throw it on your white ass."
Democrat, Liberal, Corruption
The House ethics committee today released its formal charges against Rep. Maxine Waters, charging the California Democrat with three counts of violating ethics rules. The charges allege that Waters and her chief of staff, who is also her grandson, took steps to get federal assistance for a bank in which Waters' husband held stock and had served on the board of directors.
Democrat, Liberal, Violence, Character, Protest
When asked to comment Wednesday about the deaths and crimes that have occurred around Occupy protests being held across the country, Rep. Maxine Waters said “that’s life and it happens.”
Democrat, Liberal, Incompetence, Economy
"I’m talking about a jobs program of a trillion dollars or more. We’ve got to put Americans to work. That’s the only way to revitalize this economy. When people work they earn money, they spend that money, and that’s what gets the economy up and going," -Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA)
Democrat, Incompetence, Character, Corruption
Democrats just elected Maxine Waters to the top Democratic spot on the House Financial Services committee.