Press Releases

Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following President Trump’s address to a Joint Session of Congress, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement:

Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) denounced President Trump’s executive order signed on Tuesday instructing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to rewrite its Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule, rolling back the broader authority the rule gives the EPA under the Clean Water Act to limit pollution in major bodies of water, streams and wetlands.

Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement after news broke of bomb threats made against Jewish Community Centers across 11 states, including New York, on Monday, and yet another incident of toppled and vandalized headstones in a Jewish cemetery.

Feb 23, 2017 Press Release

Following the announcement that the Departments of Education and Justice have rescinded joint guidance confirming the sex nondiscrimination provision of Title IX applies to transgender students, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), member of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, released the following statement:

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Feb 22, 2017 Press Release
NYC Releases its Final Spending Report on Protections from Election Day to Inauguration Day

New York – Following NYPD Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill’s release of the final costs to New York City’s taxpayers for protecting the President Elect and his family between Election Day and Inauguration Day, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Feb 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), hosted a telephone town hall Thursday evening, speaking with 23,000 constituents throughout her district. During the town hall, the Congresswoman addressed questions regarding the Trump Administration, the Affordable Care Act, climate change and gun safety, among other topics brought up by NY-12 residents.

Feb 17, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman met with Seniors to discuss how the ACA improved Medicare

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today met with seniors and Upper East Siders for Change at Stein Senior Center, to warn about how repeal  of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will raise drug costs while cutting healthcare for this demographic. The Congresswoman vowed to continue fighting Republican attempts to repeal the ACA without a viable replacement plan.

Feb 13, 2017 Press Release
Members reintroduce Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act

WASHINGTON, DC – Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD-5), Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10), Don Beyer (D-VA-8) and Jamie Raskin (D-MD-8) renewed calls today to extend paid leave protections to federal workers as they reintroduced the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act (FEPPLA). Reps.

Feb 10, 2017 Press Release
Reintroduce the Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) and Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX-2) renewed efforts to give the federal government more funding and resources to go after pimps and traffickers with the reintroduction of the Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act.

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