Press Releases

Jan 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in opposition to H.R. 7, legislation that would undermine access to comprehensive reproductive health care.

Jan 21, 2015 Press Release
FSOC advances reforms proposed by Maloney last July to improve transparency and communications with stakeholders

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, today released the following statement in reaction to the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s (FSOC) actions on reforms governing its Systemically Important Financial Institution designation process.

Jan 20, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement in reaction to President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address.

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Jan 15, 2015 Press Release
Anticipated action achieves goal of Maloney's Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act

WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), author and longtime sponsor of the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act, today released the following statement applauding an anticipated executive order that will grant six weeks of paid leave to federal employees when a new child arrives or to care for ill family members. 

Jan 14, 2015 Press Release
Maloney, Honda, Bera, Gabbard and Meng say Festival of Lights deserves recognition

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today introduced a Congressional Resolution urging the United States Postal Service to issue a stamp to commemorate the holiday Diwali. Reps. Mike Honda (D-CA), Ami Bera (D-CA), Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), and Grace Meng (D-NY) joined Maloney in the push to recognize the holiday.

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Jan 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) today introduced the bipartisan Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act. The bill passed the House unanimously last year.

Jan 13, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today applauded the passage of the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act (H.R. 203). The bipartisan legislation would establish a peer support and community outreach pilot program to help transitioning servicemembers access mental health services available through the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Jan 9, 2015 Press Release
240,000 new private-sector jobs in December boosts the total number created last year to 2,861,000 making 2014 the strongest year since 1997

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC), today released the following statement after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 252,000 nonfarm jobs in December and the unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent. December marked the 58th consecutive month of private-sector job growth.

Jan 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today released the following statement on the shooting at the office of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo

Jan 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on the Senate’s passage of legislation to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act. The legislation, H.R. 26, now heads to the President’s desk.  

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