Press Releases

May 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Andy Barr (R-KY), and 252 other House Members have asked the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for a grace period that would help lenders and home buyers comply with a new regulation.

May 21, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), ranking member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and GSEs, today applauded the Federal Reserve’s proposed rule to include municipal bonds in the range of assets banks may use to satisfy Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR) requirements.
May 20, 2015 Press Release
Decries Economic Price Women Pay for Having Children

WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Member Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) this week called on Congress to help close the gender pay gap by enacting legislation to raise the minimum wage, provide paid leave upon the birth or adoption of a child, ensure affordable day care and prohibit retaliation against employees who complain about gender wage discrimination.

May 15, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today voted in support of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act (H.R. 1191), which passed the House 400-25. The bill requires that Congress be given an opportunity to review any final international agreement on Iran’s nuclear program before the President could waive or suspend any sanctions on Iran that were imposed by Congress.

May 15, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Ed Royce (R-CA), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today applauded House passage of their amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act to combat Boko Haram, a brutal terrorist organization in Nigeria.
May 13, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement opposing H.R. 36, legislation that would institute a ban on abortions 20 weeks after fertilization.

May 8, 2015 Press Release
New Yorkers Emily Rafferty and Pat Mitchell appointed by Pelosi will round out Commission

NEW YORK -- Congressional leaders have now appointed all eight members of the National Women’s History Museum Commission and planning can begin on establishing a National Women’s History Museum in our nation’s capital. The commission was established by bipartisan legislation sponsored by Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN).