November 7, 2018

Walters asks USTR to include anti-sex trafficking language in new trade deal

U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters (R-CA) recently requested that the United States Trade Representative (USTR) include language addressing online sex trafficking, prostitution and child sexual abuse in Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations with the European Union, Japan and the United Kingdom. “The effort to end human trafficking starts at home, but it also requires a global effort,” Rep. Walters said on …

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October 18, 2018

Walters leads by 4 points in CA 45 race

IRVINE, CA — A new poll in CA 45 shows that Rep. Mimi Walters holds a 4-point lead over challenger Katie Porter, and has reached the crucial 50% support mark with likely voters. Mimi Walters leads Katie Porter 50-46 on the uninformed ballot question. “Voters are now focusing on the race and learning how liberal and extreme Katie Porter’s positions …

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October 16, 2018

Congresswoman Mimi Walters Calls for Dismissal of CalTRANS Director and CalSTA Secretary Over Prop. 6 Scandal

ORANGE COUNTY, CA — As voters are beginning to vote in the campaign to repeal California’s gas and car tax an Associated Press investigation showed the California State Transportation Agency worked with campaign consultants who are organizing the campaign against the repeal to organizing press conferences and other campaign related activities in coordination with one another. A clear violation of the …

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October 1, 2018

Walters leads in new CA 45 poll

IRVINE, CA – – Congresswoman Mimi Walters is leading challenger Katie Porter in the tight race for California’s 45th congressional district, according to a new poll. Among those who have definitely made a decision, Walters leads Porter 37% to 36%. Among informed voters, Walters’ lead expands to 44% to 39%. “As voters learn more about Katie Porter’s extremely liberal position on …

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September 12, 2018

Mimi Walters’ Campaign Launches New TV Ad

Irvine, CA — Today, the Mimi Walters (CA-45) campaign has launched a new TV ad called “Randy” highlighting Walters’ work on behalf of abducted children and their parents. International parental child abduction is a serious and often overlooked crime. In 2012 Mimi Walters, then a State Senator wrote “Keisuke’s Law”, landmark legislation to help protect children from parental abductions in California. …

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September 7, 2018

Katie Porter’s attack ad rated “Mostly False” by PolitiFact

IRVINE, CA — Congressional Candidate Katie Porter’s TV ad attacking Mimi Walters on taxes has been rated “mostly false” by Pulitzer Prize-winning PolitiFact, the non-partisan journalist organization that monitors political ads. PolitiFact called Porter’s claim that Walters raised taxes on the middle class “misleading” and said Porter’s ad “ignores critical facts…. We rate it Mostly False.” You can read the …

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August 23, 2018

Brooks, Walters, Hultgren initiate nationwide Startup Week to credit entrepreneurs

U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks (R-IN), Mimi Walters (R-CA), and Randy Hultgren (R-IL) on Aug. 20 marked the launch of the new bipartisan Startup Week Across America campaign to spotlight the role new companies play in boosting the nation’s economy. The lawmakers said Congress must ensure startups are encouraged to grow, and they are committed to providing new businesses with resources …

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July 30, 2018

House subcommittee considers Walters’ workflex proposal

A subcommittee of the U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee on July 24 considered legislation sponsored by U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters (R-CA) that would allow employers to offer their employees paid leave and a flexible work arrangement on a voluntary basis. The Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions heard witness testimonies regarding the Workflex …

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June 22, 2018

Walters’ bill to expand opioid treatment under Medicaid passes House

A bill authored by U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters (R-CA) that would remove a barrier to inpatient drug addiction care for Medicaid beneficiaries received U.S. House approval on June 20 by a bipartisan vote of 261-155. “Unfortunately, current law prohibits some Medicaid-eligible patients from seeking inpatient addiction treatment at IMDs,” said Rep. Walters, referring to institutions for mental diseases. The IMD …

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