Press Releases

Aug 31, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and six of her House colleagues are urging the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to research health risks posed by feminine hygiene products used by millions of American women.

Aug 28, 2015 Press Release

“The cold-blooded killing of  Alison Parker and Adam Ward is heartbreaking. The problem of gun violence is not going away, and Congress cannot sit still" said Maloney. "This year we have had a steady stream of horrific reminders about the consequences of doing nothing. We must change the culture of guns and violence, and we need new laws for that to occur.

Aug 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on her intent to oppose the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1:

Aug 26, 2015 Press Release
August 26th is 44th Annual Women’s Equality Day and the 95th anniversary of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) was joined by Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, Special Advisor to the Governor Christine Quinn, and several local leaders and elected officials to celebrate the 44th Annual Women’s Equality Day and call for the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment.

Aug 17, 2015 Press Release
Leaders call for release of hundreds of millions in U.S. remittances to Greece; new push to attract foreign investment

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), co-chair of the Congressional Hellenic Caucus and Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Capital Markets and GSEs Subcommittee, was joined by prominent members of the Greek and financial communities to urge the U.S. to take two key steps to boost Greece’s economy.


Aug 7, 2015 Press Release
Congresswoman will soon reintroduce Supporting Working Moms Act to provide breastfeeding accommodations for more women in the workplace

NEW YORK – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today joined breastfeeding advocates, mothers, and the NYC Breastfeeding Leadership Council for their annual Subway Caravan at New York City Hall. The Council presented Maloney with the Breastfeeding Champion 2015 award for her work on breastfeeding rights for mothers.

Aug 7, 2015 Press Release
Calls for Investments to Accelerate Pace of Job Creation

WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Member Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) issued the following statement Friday after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 215,000 nonfarm jobs in July and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.3 percent. July was the 65th consecutive month of private-sector job growth, extending the longest streak on record.

Jul 30, 2015 Press Release
Cecil the lion tragedy spotlights need to protect population, which has declined by 40 percent in two decades

WASHINGTON – In the wake of the tragic shooting of Cecil the lion by a Minnesota dentist, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) is calling for the federal government to do more to protect African lions. The Congresswoman today joined House Natural Resources Ranking Member Raúl M.