NEW YORK, NY - Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement regarding President Bush's proposed FY 2002 budget.
MALONEY INTRODUCES RESOLUTION HONORING THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Representative Carolyn Maloney (D- NY), introduced a resolution in Congress today to honor the ASPCA on its 135th birthday.
WASHINGTON: "Prescription drug costs are a life and death issue for thousands of American seniors," US Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) said today upon the introduction of The Prescription Drug Fairness for Seniors Act of 2001. "We cannot just stand by and watch as drug prices skyrocket beyond the reach of seniors precisely in their time of most critical need. This is life-saving medicine we're talking about, not soda-pop and candy."
Washington, D.C. - Protecting the interests of new mothers, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-14) introduced H.R. 285, The Breastfeeding Promotion Act to the 107th Congress. The act amendsthe Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers, provides for a performance standard for breast pumps, and provides tax incentives to encourage breastfeeding.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) was joined by a bipartisan team of her male colleagues when she introduced The Equal Right Amendment for the 107th Congress. Mrs. Maloney introduced her bill with over 160 original co-sponsors.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement after the Census Bureau admitted that they have missed at least 6.4 million people and double counted 3.1 million and those numbers could be in fact much higher missing as many as 7.6 million people and double counting 4.3 million:
Standing with New York seniors struggling to pay high heating bills, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney and US Senator Charles E. Schumer today announced new legislation to increase annual funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) by an estimated $75-125 million per year. The bill, the Low-Income Energy Reinvestment Act, would direct a portion of the oil royalties paid to the federal government to the LIHEAP program, resulting $9-15 million in increased assistance for New York City alone.
NEW YORK: The U.S. Census Bureau, today, released data for New York State from the 2000 Census and, on the same day, explained that they completed work for all 50 states for corrected, block-by-block level data, but the Bush administration continues to block the release of the corrected data.
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement after the Census Bureau reported that they have, in fact, completed corrected block level data for all fifty states and after the judge in the City of Los Angles-led Census litigation set a March 30th hearing date:
WASHINGTON, DC - On Thursday, March 8, 2001, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) celebrated International Women's Day by urging House Members pay special tribute the women around the world. Speaking from the U.S. House floor, Rep. Maloney submitted the following statement into the Congressional Record: