Congresswon Carolyn Maloney

No one has been a greater (anti-trafficking) champion than Carolyn Maloney, a Democratic Congresswoman from New York.

-- Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, "Half the Sky" (Knopf, 2009)

While I am critical of Congress, kudos have to be given to Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, Chair of the Joint Economic Committee, for her efforts...

--Joseph E. Stiglitz, "Freefall" (Norton, 2009)


First elected to Congress in 1992, Carolyn B. Maloney is recognized as a national leader with extensive accomplishments on financial services, national security, the economy, and women’s issues. She is a senior member of both the House Financial Services Committee and the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Vice-Chair of the House Democrats' Steering and Policy Committee, and immediate past Chair of the Joint Economic Committee.