Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 52 Share on Twitter 1 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Exclusive to OpEd News:
OpEdNews Op Eds    H1'ed 11/22/18

Making Mincemeat Pie with Maxine Waters

By       (Page 1 of 1 pages)   9 comments
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Meryl Ann Butler
Become a Fan
  (82 fans)

Maxine Waters Makes Mincemeat Pie!
Maxine Waters Makes Mincemeat Pie!
(Image by Collage by Meryl Ann Butler for OpEdNews, public domain image)
  Details   DMCA

Feisty Maxine Waters has been the ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee since Barney Frank (D-MA) retired in 2012. She has been the U.S. Representative for California's 43rd congressional district since 2013 and has served in Congress since 1991. She chaired the Congressional Black Caucus from 1997 - 1999.

The 116th Congress convenes on January 3, 2019. Waters is expected to be in charge of the House Financial Services Committee, and therefore would be the person who can investigate Trump's financial dealings and subpoena his bank records.

Waters was one of the first to call for impeaching Trump and hasn't let go. During her eulogy at Dick Gregory's funeral in 2017, she said that she was "cleaning out the White House" and that "when I get through with Donald Trump, he's going to wish he had been impeached."

In a tweet, Trump called Waters a "low IQ individual." (Waters received her bachelor's degree in sociology from Los Angeles State College, now California State University.)

After the fatal violence at the white nationalist protest rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, 2017, Waters tweeted, "Trump has made it clear--it is now the White Supremacists' House."

And, as you know, there's a difference in how some of our leadership talk about how we should handle all of this. They say, 'Maxine, please don't say impeachment anymore.' And when they say that, I say impeachment, impeachment, impeachment, impeachment, impeachment, impeachment, impeachment, impeachment.

Looks like Maxine will be cooking up some mincemeat pie.

Must Read 4   Supported 3   Well Said 2  
Rate It | View Ratings

Meryl Ann Butler Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

CEO Ridiculed for Raising Minimum Wage to $70K Has the Last Laugh

The Bizarre Theft of Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski's Miracle Cancer Cure

Mysterious Bayou Sinkhole Continues to Cave In: Radiation, Hydrocarbons Detected

Tips for Avoiding Coronavirus

Relentless Bayou Corne Sinkhole Nearly 30 Times Original Size (UPDATED with Cave-In Video)

Sex, Love, and Jesus: A Few Surprises in the Easter Basket

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend