Press Releases

May 25, 2016 Press Release
Vows to continue support for Greece and Cyprus, and advocacy for Megellas’s Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), co-chair and co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, met today with the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), Daughters of Penelope and Sons of Pericles for the AHEPA Family Annual Capitol Hill Day to address U.S.

May 25, 2016 Press Release
Congressional Ukraine Caucus co-chairs Sander Levin (D-MI), Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), and Mike Fitzpatrick (R-PA), and caucus members Ryan Costello (R-PA), Rosa DeLauro(D-CT), Robert Dold (R-IL), Dan Lipinski (D-IL), Nita Lowey (D-NY) Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Tim Murphy (R-PA), Mike Quigley (D-IL), Dave Reichert (R- WA), and Adam Smith (D-WA) today released the following statement on the release of Ukrainian Member of Parliament and Fighter Pilot Nadiya Savchenko:
May 25, 2016 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Reps. Ann Wagner (MO-02), Judge Ted Poe (R-TX-02) and Joyce Beatty (D-OH-03), in a press conference celebrating the one-year anniversary of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA) and to recognize that work still must be done to help victims of human trafficking. Rep. Maloney highlighted Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s history prosecuting sex trafficking cases in New York and called on the Department of Justice (DOJ) to fully implement the JVTA of 2015.
May 23, 2016 Press Release
In light of recent cyber attacks involving international financial messaging platform SWIFT, Congresswoman concerned about U.S. banking security practices

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) requested information today from the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on what steps these agencies are taking in response to the recent cyber attacks involving the SWIFT financial messaging network resulting in the theft of millions of dollars.

May 16, 2016 Press Release

Following the Supreme Court’s decision today to refer Zubik v. Burwell back to the lower courts to try to find a solution that supports both the Obama administration and the plaintiffs, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

May 16, 2016 Press Release
MTA says construction is on track for December 2016 opening date

New York– In recognition of the MTA closing in on the final months of construction for Phase 1 of the Second Avenue Subway, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued a report card today to take stock of the MTA’s progress. As of May 2016, the MTA is reporting that construction on P

May 13, 2016 Press Release
Vows to continue fighting for the necessary resources to enact new initiatives

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) said she was proud to vote for a bipartisan package of initiatives this week that are meant to address the current opioid addiction epidemic in the United States. However, as she mentioned in a floor speech yesterday, Rep.

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May 13, 2016 Press Release
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has responded to Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney’s letter, found here, asking for answers on the bank’s actions in the heist of $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank’s account at the New York Fed. Rep. Maloney is the Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and GSEs, as well as a senior member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. A copy of the letter sent to Rep. Maloney by the New York Fed can be found here.
May 13, 2016 Press Release

Today, the U.S. Department of Education and Department of Justice issued a “Dear Colleague” letter to inform schools of their Title IX obligations with regard to transgender students, including a notice that schools must allow transgender students to use restrooms and locker

May 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch’s announcement that the Department of Justice is filing a federal civil rights lawsuit against North Carolina’s illegal House Bill 2, which imposes discriminatory restroom restrictions, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement in support of the Justice Department’s actions:

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