Press Releases

May 2, 2016 Press Release
Congresswoman works with Zone 126 to bring books to Queens schools through Library of Congress Surplus Books Program

QUEENS— Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) delivered more than 250 new books to schools today in New York City School District 30 in an effort to boost literacy and a love of reading in New York schools. Rep.

Apr 28, 2016 Press Release
Congresswoman introduces new bill to provide support for Community Development Financial Institutions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) introduced legislation today in the House of Representatives to give small businesses in developing communities more access to affordable credit. H.R.

Apr 20, 2016 Press Release
Bill to help raise private funds for breast cancer research headed to President’s desk

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – The Senate passed the bipartisan Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act (H.R. 2722) by unanimous consent yesterday evening, providing a new avenue to raise private funds for breast cancer medical research. The bill, introduced by Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Apr 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) applauded today’s news from the Treasury announcing that Alexander Hamilton will remain on the $10 bill and be joined by five suffragettes, that Harriet Tubman will be placed on the new $20 bill and that the new $5 bill will commemorate the Civil Rights Movement and other key moments in our nation’s history.

Apr 20, 2016 Press Release
Requests Legislative Hearing on H.R.4450 from Chairman Hensarling

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the recent release of the so-called “Panama Papers,” leaked from the Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) called on Rep. Jeb Hensarling (TX-5), chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services to hold a hearing on legislation that would reduce anonymity in shell companies.

Apr 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As today’s budget deadline passed with House Republicans refusing to bring any proposal to the floor for a vote, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Apr 12, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following President Obama’s announcement today that he will designate the Sewall-Belmont House, the headquarters for the National Woman’s Party since 1929, as a national monument known as the Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

Apr 8, 2016 Press Release
Study includes most up-to-date income data, broken down by age, race, state and Congressional districts

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), Ranking Member of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC), released a new report today offering a fresh perspective on the frequently referenced fact that a woman working full time, year-round earns only 79 percent of what a man earns.

Apr 4, 2016 Press Release

New York—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today released the following statement about the recently passed New  York State budget:

Apr 1, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) heralded the Federal Reserve Board’s announcement today that they have finalized a rule allowing for the inclusion of investment grade municipal bonds in bank liquidity buffers. The Congresswoman co-authored a bill with Rep.