NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) spent this past Sunday visiting Ukrainian churches in the Queens and Brooklyn portions of her district. Congresswoman Maloney has sizeable Ukrainian populations in all three boroughs she represents, and many of them attend the Ukrainian churches located in Manhattan’s Lower East Side; Astoria, Queens and in northwest Brooklyn.
Maloney statement on the death of Holocaust rail justice advocate and Holocaust survivor Leo Bretholz
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on the passing of Leo Bretholz, a survivor of the Holocaust and tireless advocate for the 76,000 innocent Jews and thousands of other victims who were sent to death camps aboard Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français (SNCF) trains. Leo was 93.
Ukrainian New Yorkers Meet With Rep. Maloney, Share Concerns, Stories About Loved Ones Living Through Ukraine's Courageous Fight for Freedom and Reform
NEW YORK – As Ukraine’s new government and its courageous people continue pushing for freedom from Russia’s suffocating grip and reform of a corrupt political system that has looted the country’s finances, members of New York’s Ukrainian community met today with Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) to share their concerns and to talk about their friends and family members who are in Ukraine. The Ukrainian Americans gathered with Congresswoman Maloney at the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America, in the Lower East Side, the heart of New York’s traditional Ukrainian enclave, and shared gripping and heartfelt stories about loved ones who are in Ukraine, some of whom were part of the Kyiv protests that led to the formation of Ukraine’s new government.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) today voted to provide $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine aimed at helping insulate vulnerable Ukrainians from the effects of reduced energy subsidies and begin providing economic stability to the country.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) today lent her support to Million Women Mentors, a group that helps girls prepare for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Maloney told the coalition of business leaders at a luncheon in the Capitol that encouraging women to lead in these fields can change lives and change the world.