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Jul 30, 2015 Press Release
Cecil the lion tragedy spotlights need to protect population, which has declined by 40 percent in two decades

WASHINGTON – In the wake of the tragic shooting of Cecil the lion by a Minnesota dentist, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) is calling for the federal government to do more to protect African lions. The Congresswoman today joined House Natural Resources Ranking Member Raúl M.

Jul 29, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON- Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-1) today introduced The Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women’s Services Act to make it illegal for a Crisis Pregnancy Center (CPC) to falsely advertise that it provides abortion services. CPCs often pose as sources of unbiased pregnancy counseling, but generally exist to dissuade women from considering comprehensive birth-control options or legal abortion.
Jul 28, 2015 Press Release
Republican Gimmick to Diminish Cost of Tax Cuts

WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Member Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) Tuesday asserted that dynamic scoring is an  unreliable Republican budget gimmick designed to mask the real cost of tax cuts.

Jul 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Chris Smith (NJ-04) today introduced the Business Supply Chain Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act of 2015.

Jul 24, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in reaction to the Thursday movie theater shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana:

Jul 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Democrat Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) Thursday said the State of New York added 24,200 private-sector jobs in June for a total gain of 152,500 over the past year, while unemployment was down 0.2 percentage point from May for an unemployment rate of 5.5 percent.

Jul 22, 2015 Press Release
Maloney Says Failure to Renew Bank is “Unilateral Economic Disarmament.”

WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Democrats released a new report Wednesday that shows the role of the Export-Import Bank in helping small businesses sell their products overseas.

Jul 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today joined the American Hellenic Institute at the United States Capitol Rayburn House Office Building to Commemorate the 41st Anniversary of the Turkish Invasion of Cyprus. Her prepared remarks follow:

Jul 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – According to the Department of Justice, more than 290,000 Americans are victims of rape and sexual assault each year, and young women between the ages of 16 and 24 consistently experience the highest rate of intimate partner violence. Three Members of Congress say that the solution starts with teaching safe relationships.

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May 7, 2014 In The News

Washington (CNN) – The election-year attention on women lands directly on the House floor Wednesday, after Republican leaders decided to allow a vote on a National Women's History Museum, changing their approach to the issue.

May 7, 2014 In The News

The U.S. House overwhelmingly voted, 383-33,  to establish a bipartisan commission to make recommendations for building a National Women’s History Museum in Washington, D.C.

May 6, 2014 In The News

Marsha Blackburn seems like an unlikely partner for Carolyn Maloney's long-standing legislative effort, but she may be just the ally Maloney needs.

At first blush, it's comedic—New York Democrat Carolyn Maloney and Tennessee Republican Marsha Blackburn seldom agree on anything. Now, finally, the two House members have found some common ground. Not that it was easy.

Mar 26, 2014 In The News
WASHINGTON — A once-ailing effort to build a national women’s history museum on or near the National Mall has been given new life by a declaration of support from the House majority leader and the ascension of women to key committee posts in the Senate, supporters in both parties said Tuesday.
Mar 21, 2014 In The News

It took seven decades before the rudely banished monument to three historic suffragists — Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott — was hauled up from the basement of the United States Capitol in 1997 and restored to its rightful place by the rotunda.

Mar 19, 2014 In The News

House Republicans plan to vote this year on legislation promoting construction of a National Women’s History Museum, Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s (R-Va.) office told The Hill.

Mar 3, 2014 In The News

Republican and Democratic women in the House are calling for a National Women's History Museum, and passage of legislation to start the process.

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