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A search for some small measure of justice will go on as long as Nazi war criminals remain alive and unpunished. Never mind that almost seven decades have passed since they participated in the Holocaust. Never mind that they are well up in years, perhaps approaching 100.
WASHINGTON — The effort in Washington to build a new museum on the National Mall commemorating women’s achievements is running into one big obstacle: men.
Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) spearheaded the creation of a women’s history museum, which passed the House, 383-33, in May.
WASHINGTON — Rep. Carolyn Maloney sponsors bills — lots of bills.
In the 21 years since Maloney entered Congress, no House member has proposed more legislation than the Manhattan Democrat,
There was her National Senior Citizen's Pet Ownership Act, and legislation authorizing the Treasury to mint 500,000 $1 coins recognizing "the fight against breast cancer."
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The deadline is fast approaching for Ground Zero workers to register for theSept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund.
The last day to register is Oct. 14.
The fund covers those already sick or anyone who fears they may become sick due to the toxic dust that lingered in the air over lower Manhattan following theSept. 11 terror attacks.
A bipartisan group of lawmakers urged the five major sports leagues to review their domestic violence policies in light of players' recent controversies.
Identical letters were sent to the heads of the National Football League, Major League Baseball, National Hockey League, National Basketball Association and Major League Soccer.