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Oct 29, 2019 Press Release
Today, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, the Acting Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep. Harley Rouda, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Environment, issued statements after Ranking Member Jim Jordan led Committee Republicans in a failed attempt to shut down a hearing examining the Trump Administration’s efforts to roll-back California’s fuel efficiency standards.
Oct 26, 2019 Press Release
Bill comes after years of flight accidents and noise pollution in NYC

NEW YORK, NY- Today, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), and Nydia M. Velazquez (NY-07) joined local elected officials and community groups to announce the introduction of their Improving Helicopter Safety Act of 2019.


Oct 23, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney’s (D-NY) H.R. 777 – Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2019. This bipartisan bill was introduced with Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) in January.
Oct 22, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan Corporate Transparency Act Passes 249-173
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney’s (D-NY) bipartisan HR 2513 - Corporate Transparency Act. The Congresswoman introduced the bill in May with Congressmen Peter King (R-NY) and Tom Malinowski (D-NJ). Congressman Emanuel Cleaver’s COUNTER Act was added to HR 2513 via a manager’s amendment.
Oct 17, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) joined Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) to introduce the Support UNFPA Funding Act of 2019. Other co-leads of the bill include Chairman Eliot Engel (D-NY), Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Lois Frankel (D-FL), Jackie Speier (D-CA), Diana DeGette (D-CO), Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Barbara Lee (D-CA). Since taking office, the Administration has withdrawn all funding from the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, which is the lead UN agency working to deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. To combat this move, these champions for women are taking a stand and introducing legislation that authorizes funding for UNFPA.
Oct 17, 2019 Press Release

"I'm deeply saddened by the news of Chairman Cummings' passing. Our nation has not only lost a true leader and pioneer, but I have lost a dear friend and mentor. 

"In an era where our politics have been plagued by coarseness and personal attacks, Elijah represented grace, dignity and empathy under the most trying of circumstances. 

Oct 11, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) hosted an Impeachment 101 Town Hall Thursday night in Brooklyn with special guest former Congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman.

Oct 10, 2019 Press Release

“The New York delegation is losing a powerhouse as Congresswoman Lowey retires. She has been a great advocate for her constituents, the people of New York, and Democrats and our For the People priorities as the Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee. I’ve been proud to call her a colleague and even happier to call her a friend.

Oct 8, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Today Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) hosted a roundtable meeting on the importance of reauthorizing the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) before it expires at the end of 2020. The Congresswoman was joined by Rep. Nydia Velazquez (NY-07), Rep. Gregory Meeks (NY-05) and industry stakeholders.


Oct 8, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today applauded the announcement of a new plan for the East Coastal Resiliency project that would phase reconstruction of East River Park.


Aug 14, 2019 In The News

The retirement security gap of Blacks and Hispanics compared to Whites is likely to worsen because of lower earnings and personal savings, warns a report released today by the House and Senate Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Democrats’ staff.

Aug 12, 2019 In The News

The residents on the Hallets Point peninsula used a neighborhood barbecue and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday as a platform to cook up a call for expanded ferry service between the Astoria stop and the Upper East Side.

Aug 7, 2019 In The News

Federal funding for research on gun violence has faced severe restrictions for more than two decades. This makes it difficult for policymakers to fully understand the problem and create solutions to fix it.

Aug 2, 2019 In The News

Five Queens Congressmembers denounced American Airlines contractor Eulen America’s treatment of its workers Thursday, following reports of workplace violations by the company, which handles maintenance, baggage handling and other services at Kennedy Airport.

Jul 29, 2019 In The News

Less than seven weeks after the dramatic June 11 testimony of since-departed NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez, President Trump on Monday signed the law ensuring that the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund will have all the cash it needs through 2092.

Jul 26, 2019 In The News

NEW YORK (WABC) -- New York City could host a ticker tape parade to honor 9/11 heroes if a New York congresswoman has her way.

Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-12th District, sent a letter Friday to New York Mayor Bill de Blasio requesting a parade down the Canyon of Heroes.

Jul 24, 2019 In The News

The Loya Jirga, or grand assembly, held in Kabul from late April to early May, brought together at least 3,200 Afghans—of which roughly 30 percent were women—to discuss a framework for talks with the Taliban.

Jul 23, 2019 In The News

A Brooklyn lawmaker is asking the MTA to better inform L train riders about upcoming service disruptions.

Last week, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney penned a letter to MTA CEO and Chairman Patrick Foye about the agency’s lackluster efforts to notify straphangers about service changes for late nights and many weekends.

Jul 23, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill to provide health care benefits for first responders and survivors of the 9/11 attacks for the next 70 years.

Jul 23, 2019 In The News

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed and sent to President Donald Trump legislation authorizing permanent benefits for police, firefighters and other first responders suffering from illnesses and injuries related to their work in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.