Windsor Square, Los Angeles, California. Maxine Waters is a politician, who represents California’s 43rd Congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. She and her husband, Sid Williams, purchased this 6,081 sqft home for just over $2M in 2004. As a member of the Democratic Party, Waters is currently in her 15th term in the House, having served since 1991. She previously represented the state’s 29th district (1991–1993) and 35th district (1993–2013). She is the most senior of the twelve black women currently serving in Congress, and she chaired the Congressional Black Caucus from 1997 to 1999.
Before becoming a U.S. Representative, Waters served in the California State Assembly, to which she was first elected in 1976. As an Assemblywoman, she advocated divestment from South Africa’s apartheid regime. In Congress, she has been an outspoken opponent of the Iraq War and of Republican Presidents George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush, and Donald Trump. And she has faced allegations of corruption during her tenure.
Waters is one of the most important voices of her generation, and has been able to help move political aspirations forward. Waters has called Trump “a bully, an egotistical maniac, a liar and someone who did not need to be President” and “the most deplorable person I’ve ever met in my life”. In a 2017 appearance on MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes, Waters said President Donald Trump’s advisors who have ties to Russia or have oil and gas interests there are “a bunch of scumbags”.
Maxine Waters has earned a worth of $2 million dollars. On her most recent wealth disclosure, Maxine listed $1.5 million worth of assets and $1.4 million worth of liabilities. Her most valuable asset his her home which is valued between $1 and $4 million depending on the current real estate market and recent comparable sales.
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