How much is Maxine Waters worth? $2 million
How did Maxine Waters earn his money and wealth?
Maxine Moore Waters was born on August 15, 1938. She is an American politician. She is currently representing California’s 43rd congressional district in the Congress since 2013. She is married to former professional football player Sid Williams, who is also the former U.S. Ambassador to the Bahamas.
She was born in St. Louis, Missouri and comes from a very big family. She is the fifth child from a total of fifteen and was raised by a single mother. Before starting college she worked in a garment factory and as a telephone operator. She was also hired as an assistant teacher. She then graduated from Los Angeles State College with a degree in sociology.
She started her political career in 1973 when she started working as chief deputy to City Councilman. After entering the California State Assembly in 1976, she rose to the position of in Democratic Caucus Chair for the Assembly.
In 1990 she was elected to the US House of representative for California’s 29th congressional district by winning more than 79% of the popular vote. Since then she has been reelected to Congress numerous times, including 35th District in 1992 and 43rd District in 2012, always with more than 70 percent of the vote.