NEW YORK – In response to terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
Congresswoman Also Suggests Giving Territory Authority to Enact Own Restructuring Regime
WASHINGTON, D.C.— During today’s Financial Services Committee hearing, Treasury Jack Lew testified in response to a question from Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) that allowing Puerto Rico to restructure its debt would not harm the broader municipal bond market. Rep.
WASHINGTON, DC. – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) sent a letter to Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley pressing him for answers on the New York Fed’s actions in the recent heist of $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank’s account at the New York Fed. Rep.
Lead bipartisan letter signed by 23 members to Commissioner Califf applauding the agency’s recent proposal
Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Charles W. Dent (PA-15), Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), and Ted Lieu (CA-33) led 23 of their colleagues on a letter to Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Robert Califf Friday calling for swift approval of the agency’s recent proposal to place an age 18 minimum on the use of indoor tanning devices.
WASHINGTON – The United States Chamber of Commerce today offered its support for a bill to encourage gender diversity on corporate boards of publicly traded companies. The Gender Diversity in Corporate Leadership Act (H.R. 4718) introduced last week by Rep. Carolyn B.
Maloney’s bill requires true owner of a corporation to be disclosed
NEW YORK – Flanked by local District Attorneys, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney today pressed for action on her legislation that would unmask anonymous shell corporations helping law enforcement uncover criminal and terrorist money laundering operations.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in reaction to news that the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund has authorized fully payments on over 1,000 Group A claims:
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement marking the annual celebration of March as Women’s History Month – a commemoration that has occurred in America since 1987.
WASHINGTON— Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) is pushing her colleagues to fully fund the Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) program, despite calls from the Obama administration to slash the program by nearly half.
NEW YORK—Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Dan Donovan (R-NY) today joined by 9/11 survivors and responders to ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange in honor of the passage of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act.
WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Congress on Friday sent President Barack Obama a bipartisan a trillion dollar spending bill to fund the government through next September, which includes an agreement to reauthorize the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
Fourteen years after 9/11, the U.S. government at last redeems the national honor by committing to care for and compensate the rescue and recovery workers who paid with their health and their lives by serving at Ground Zero.
WASHINGTON — The first responders and politicians who fought to reauthorize the Zadroga Act for 9/11 survivors took a victory lap Wednesday after it was included in a piece of must-pass legislation.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Shortly after Sen. Charles Schumer confirmed late Tuesday night that Congress included an extension to the James L. Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act in the huge omnibus bill expected to pass on Friday, he got on the phone with retired FDNY firefighter Ray Pfeifer.
Emergency workers who responded to the World Trade Center attacks on 9/11 will have their health coverage extended as part of a $1.1tn government spending bill passed by Congress on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — There’s new hope that the law providing health benefits for first responders who grew ill after the Sept. 11 attacks will continue.
Congress is expected to approve the renewal of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, which provides health benefits for first responders who grew ill after the Sept. 11 terror attacks.
Congress is set to permanently fund the 9/11 health care bill known as the Zadroga Act -- a major win for emergency first responders. The vote this week will provide them with medical treatment for life. NY1 Washington bureau reporter Geoff Bennett was first to report the deal-making in the House and has the story.
In a major victory for ailing first responders, congressional negotiators included an $8.1 billion measure to renew the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act in the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending package that was finalized and released Tuesday night, lawmakers said.
WASHINGTON — The World Trade Center Health Program would be renewed until 2090 under legislation to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
The legislation is part of a must-pass omnibus spending bill released early Wednesday morning. Congress is expected to pass the spending bill Friday.