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Feb 18, 2016 Press Release

NEW YORK--Congresswoman Maloney joined Governor Andrew Cuomo at a rally for paid leave in Harlem yesterday. The Governor’s proposal, included as part of his 2016-17 budget, would grant workers up to 12 weeks of paid family leave to handle family emergencies and would cover all employees, regardless of business size.

Feb 18, 2016 Press Release
Over 900 Fashion Companies and 7,000 Designers Call NYC Home

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), joined by NYC Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen, appeared today at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), along with FIT President Joyce Brown, to release a new report on the economic impact of the fashion industry.

Feb 10, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today questioned Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen on monetary policy. A transcript of the exchange follows:

Rep. Maloney:

Feb 10, 2016 Press Release

NEW YORK – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on the passing of Robin Chandler Duke:

“America lost a distinguished citizen on February 6, 2016. She was both a dear friend and an inspiration to me professionally.

Feb 10, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Representatives Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement in support of the 9/11 Memorial Act, which passed the House of Representative today:

Feb 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on President Obama’s FY2017 budget:

Feb 8, 2016 Press Release
Rep Maloney introduces legislation to get it done

NEW YORK – Women hold just 16 percent of seats in corporate boardrooms, even though they make up almost half of the nation’s workforce, and the disparity won’t be eliminated until at least 2056, according to a Government Accountability Office report requested by Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12).

Feb 3, 2016 Press Release
Groundbreaking investigation by Global Witness aired on 60 Minutes this week exposed breathtaking corruption enabled by lax disclosure rules

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Sep 16, 2015 In The News

As Bill Maher would say, "New Rule": No politician can evoke "9/11" who does not support reauthorizing and fully funding the Zadroga Act.

Sep 14, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork) — Retired New York City firefighter Ray Pfeifer worked on the pile at Ground Zero. Now he’s working to stay alive, living with advanced kidney cancer since 2009.

“I am the luckiest Stage 4 cancer guy out there,” he said. “I can’t complain. I have 14 more years than my friends did.”

Sep 11, 2015 In The News

Soon after the horrific destruction of the World Trade Center towers 14 years ago, bumper stickers abounded in parallel with the nation’s grief. “Never Forget,” one proclaimed with great resolve. “We Will Always Remember,” promised another.

Sep 10, 2015 In The News

Nicholas Poliseno uttered this statement calmly to Downtown Express after a press conference last week where elected officials pushed for the permanent reauthorization of the Zadroga Act, the 9/11 health bill which expires for patients in October.

Sep 10, 2015 In The News

Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart is heading back to Washington next week—this time to lobby for a permanent extension of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health

Sep 10, 2015 In The News

On the 14th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack against the U.S. in history, many first responders are pleading for the continuation of a program that pays for injuries sustained while responding to the call of duty and the illnesses they developed afterward.

Sep 8, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON — Comedian Jon Stewart will help lobby Congress next week to continue a program that monitors thousands of people for health problems related to their work at Ground Zero, the senator leading the lobbying effort said Tuesday.

Sep 8, 2015 In The News

Jon Stewart and 100 first reponders to the September 11 attacks will call on Congress next week to permantently extend legislaiton that provides healthcare to those with 9/11 related illnesses.

Sep 3, 2015 In The News

Members of the congressional delegations from New York and New Jersey stood outside the World Trade Center on Thursday and called on Congress to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, the federal legislation that provides benefits to 9/11 victims and first responders.

Sep 3, 2015 In The News

LOWER MANHATTAN — After Susan Herr managed to escape the 68th floor of Tower 2, as fire and chaos were enveloping the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, 2001 — she thought the toughest day of her life had to be behind her.

“But I was wrong,” Herr said, choking back tears. “The hardest day of my life has been going though chemotherapy and radiation at the same time.”

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