WASHINGTON, D.C. – Our nation’s capitol is lacking a museum that provides a comprehensive history of women’s contributions to the United States, but a bipartisan effort is underway to change that. The legislation Congresswomen Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) drafted (H.R. 863) to establish a commission on the best way to build a museum dedicated to women’s history received a hearing today before a key House panel.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), a senior member of the House Financial Services Committee, and Ranking Member of its Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, issued the following statement on the adoption of a final Volcker Rule. In 2012 Maloney led 35 House members in calling for a strong Volcker Rule.
WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement in response to the House of Representatives’ approval of H.R. 1846, the Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site Amendments Act. The bill, introduced by Rep. Nydia Velázquez (NY-7) and cosponsored by Rep. Maloney, will expand the boundaries of the Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site to include 103 Orchard Street.
Maloney Hails FHFA Decision to Retain Current Limits on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Backed Home Mortgages
WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, (NY-12), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, commended the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcement today to maintain the current limits on the size of home mortgages that taxpayer-owned Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can finance in 2014. Last month, Maloney led 65 members of Congress on a letter to FHFA Acting Director Ed DeMarco that urged FHFA not to reduce these mortgage sizes, also known as conforming loan limits.
Rep. Maloney Cheers Reported $670 Million in Prescription Drug Savings New York Seniors Have Received Because of the Affordable Care Act
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services reports New York seniors and people with disabilities saved $669,540,104 on prescription drug costs since enactment of Affordable Care Act; nationally, savings totaled $8.9 billion