NEW YORK – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today released the following statement on the death of New York Police Department officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today Reps. Henry A. Waxman, Frank Pallone, Jr., Rosa L. DeLauro, Carolyn B. Maloney, and Charles W.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement, applauding President Obama’s announcement of normalized relations with Cuba:
“I applaud President Obama for having the courage to normalize relations with Cuba. This decision is long overdue and it will be mutually beneficial to the United States and Cuba.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on the failure to renew the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.
“The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act is essential to New York City’s economy and the economies of other cities that continue to be terrorist targets. The failure to extend it will have a very harmful effect.
WASHINGTON – After 16 years of work, a bill to form a commission on the creation of a National Women’s History Museum (H.R. 863/S. 398) will soon become law. Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) and Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) hailed the achievement as a major victory for women.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) last night voted against the omnibus spending package, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 219-206. Maloney opposed the inclusion of a campaign finance provision that would provide for a ten-fold increase in maximum allowable donations to a political party committee.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement applauding the Federal Housing Finance Agency for directing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to allocate funds to the Housing Trust Fund and Capital Magnet Fund pursuant to the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA).
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today lauded the inclusion of $50 million in funding for the Department of Defense Peer-Reviewed Cancer Research Program. The funding level represents a doubling of the previous year’s funding level of $25 million.
WASHINGTON – After months of debate and negotiation, the House of Representatives today passed a bill to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act for an additional six years by a vote of 417-7. Congresswoman Carolyn B.