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2014 Congressional Art Competition

Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Deadline for applications is Monday, April 7th. Click here to find out more information.
2013 Congressional Art Competition

Rep. Waxman Announces Plans to Retire

After 40 years in Congress, Rep. Waxman announces plans to retire at the end of this Congress. Click here to view his full statement, review media coverage of his announcement, and download his record of accomplishments.
Rep. Waxman Announces Plans to Retire

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Ranking Members Waxman and Rush Call for Hearing on Financial Risks of Climate Change

Jul 23, 2014 Letters

Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman and Energy and Power Subcommittee Ranking Member Bobby L. Rush sent a letter to Chairmen Fred Upton and Ed Whitfield to request a hearing on a recent report entitled Risky Business: the Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States, which examined climate change impacts in every region of the country. The report found that across the nation, up to $106 billion worth of coastal property will likely be underwater by 2050, and by the end of the century, states such as Oregon, Washington, and Idaho could experience as many days over 95°F as Texas. Climate change will reduce labor productivity and crop yields. The report notes that doing nothing will be more costly than acting now to mitigate climate change and recommends prompt action to address the threat.

Rep. Waxman Statement on President Obama’s Nomination of Jeff Baran for NRC Commissioner

Jul 22, 2014 Press Release

Today, Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman issued the following statement on the announcement that President Obama has nominated Jeff Baran to serve as a Commissioner on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission:

Ranking Member Waxman Statement on Violence in Israel

Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman issued the following statement today on the escalating crisis in Israel:

Rep. Waxman Statement on Deaths of Missing Israeli Teenagers

Jul 1, 2014 Press Release

Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement on the announcement that Israeli searchers have found the bodies of the three Israeli teenagers abducted earlier this month:

Waxman, Levin, Miller Statements on Hobby Lobby Decision

Jun 30, 2014 Press Release

The ranking members of the Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce Committees today issued statements in response to the Supreme Court decision in the case of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, allowing some for-profit corporations to exclude contraception coverage in their employees’ insurance plans:

Republican-Led House To Cast 500th Anti-Environmental Vote

Jun 25, 2014 Press Release

The Republican-led House of Representatives in on track to mark a grim milestone today: the 500th vote on the floor to undermine protection of the environment. In the 112th Congress, the House Republicans voted 317 times for anti-environment positions. In 2013, the anti-environment votes increased by 109 to 426. Today, the House is likely to cast its 500th anti-environment vote since the Republicans took control in January 2011.

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Jun 24, 2014 Newsletters

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Representative Henry A. Waxman represents California's 33rd Congressional District, which includes the cities of Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Agoura Hills, Calabasas...Read More

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