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Oct 2, 2018 Press Release
Our 9/11 Heroes Answered the Call When We Were Attacked, & Now Congress Needs to Extend The Program to Support Them & Their Families, Permanently

On the heels of today’s announcement that the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) could run out of funding before its expiration date in 2020 and with cancer rates among 9/11 first responders continuing to rise, U.S. Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), U.S. Representative Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), U.S. Representative Peter T. King (NY-2), U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E.

Sep 29, 2018 Press Release

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Council Member Ben Kallos and members of the community to issue a report card on the progress of the East River Esplanade projects.

Sep 28, 2018 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Sep 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), Senior House Democrat of the Joint Economic Committee, today introduced the Measuring Real Income Growth Act of 2018. The legislation would require the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) to publish distributional analyses of Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

Sep 17, 2018 Press Release
L Train project clears major hurdle with FTA declaration of "No Significant Impact"
NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, State Senator Brian Kavanagh, and members of the community to call for additional service to address community needs during the L Train shut down starting April 2019. Residents are concerned that the MTA is making it too difficult for Brooklyn residents to access ferry service and offering too little ferry service. But just today, Maloney’s office received news that the MTA is working with the contractor and hopes to expand ferry service – increasing the capacity of boats from 149 passengers to 240 passengers and having three boats running instead of two.
Sep 11, 2018 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – As the nation marks the 17th Anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, one of the lead authors of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, released the following statement:

Aug 29, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Maloney and women leaders highlight the need for an Equal Rights Amendment to continue legacy of suffragettes and combat the pink tax and gender pay gap

NEW YORK— Today, two days after the nation marked the 98th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Aug 24, 2018 Press Release
Following Bicameral Request, GAO Produces Study Highlighting Gender-Related Price Differences, Particularly in Mortgage & Auto-Lending Rates, Personal Care Products

Washington, D.C. – Ahead of Women’s Equality Day, U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) and U.S. Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) have released a report detailing the alarming extent to which women in America continue to pay more for goods and services, despite earning less for equal work.

Aug 19, 2018 Press Release

NEW YORK – Today, Congresswoman Maloney gathered with Indian-American leaders and representatives of the Federation of Indian Association, Tri-State Area, Chairman, President, Board of Trustees, Executive Committee at the India Day Parade to announce that she will introduce historic legislation to posthumously award Mahatma Gandhi a Congressional Gold

Aug 6, 2018 Press Release

"With approximately 400,000 riders per day, more than half of whom commute between Brooklyn and Manhattan, the L-Train is one of the most important elements of New York’s public transit system. The closure of the Canarsie Tunnel for the repairs needed in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, while necessary, will cause a major disruption to our city’s transit ecosystem.

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Feb 18, 2018 In The News

Hidden in the fine print of President Trump’s latest budget proposal is a detail that could directly impact 9/11 first responders: The reorganization of the federal agency that oversees their health treatment and monitoring.

Feb 15, 2018 In The News

To the Editor:

Re “Census Sabotage,” by David Leonhardt (column, nytimes.com, Feb. 9): I couldn’t agree more about just how important the 2020 census is and what is at stake if we get it wrong.

Feb 14, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON – A Democratic congresswoman on Wednesday asked the chairman of a committee investigating the case surrounding disgraced sports medicine doctor Larry Nassar to expand the probe to include the actions of the FBI, the U.S. Department of Education and the NCAA.

Feb 9, 2018 In The News

The U.S. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has opened an investigation Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and other institutions tied to ex-MSU doctor Larry Nassar.

Feb 8, 2018 In The News

The House Oversight Committee said Thursday it will launch an investigation into former gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar, who was sentenced recently after being accused of decades of sexual abuse, and how organizations including USA Gymnastics failed to stop the wrongdoing.

Feb 5, 2018 In The News

Despite a rivalry between New York City and California in the world of technology, Reps. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) and Joseph Crowley (D-Queens/Bronx) have joined forces to share best practices for expanding high-tech sectors.

Jan 31, 2018 In The News

Queens’ congressional leaders said that while President Donald Trump was relatively restrained in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday night, they believed his words were divisive.

During Trump’s 80-minute speech, he discussed the Republican tax bill, trade, the economy and immigration.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News

Ahead of tonight’s State of the Union address by President Donald Trump, some Congress members from Queens have announced that they will bring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients as their guests.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News

In a testament to the reach of the #MeToo movement, Democratic women in the House of Representatives were inspired by women in Hollywood to wear all-black to tonight’s State of the Union address.

Jan 26, 2018 In The News

Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee opened an investigation into sexual abuse in organized sports days after disgraced doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for sexually abusing young athletes under the guise of medical treatment.

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