On the 44th Anniversary of the decision in the landmark Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade, establishing a woman’s legal right to abortion, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), a tireless advocate for women’s rights and reproductive choice, released the following statement:
Along with President Obama, Secretary Clinton, the entire United States Senate and the Democratic leadership of the House of Representatives, I am attending the inauguration out of respect for our country's peaceful transition of power and our democratic institutions.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), along with 17 other members of the New York Congressional Delegation, urged President-elect Donald Trump to consider the catastrophic negative impacts a repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) could have on New York State as Republicans continue to dismantle this landmark law.
“Today, we honor the legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who's lifework for justice and equality changed the world. Dr. King once said, ‘Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What you doing for others?’ This principle is what drives so many individuals who give back to their communities, our nation’s children and our country.
WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), House Ranking Member on the Joint Economic Committee, took to the House floor today to control debate on the budget reconciliation and discuss the economic impact of repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on behalf of House Democratic members of the JEC. Following this segment of debate, she released the following statement.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement on the importance of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to seniors and their healthcare needs.
Today I took to the House floor to talk to my colleagues and the American people about the economic consequences of repealing the Affordable Care Act. Not only is repeal bad for Americans' health, but it's bad for the economy, as well.
I’m writing to update you on my work toward making the dream of a Smithsonian museum honoring American women’s history a reality.