Leaders call for release of hundreds of millions in U.S. remittances to Greece; new push to attract foreign investment
NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), co-chair of the Congressional Hellenic Caucus and Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Capital Markets and GSEs Subcommittee, was joined by prominent members of the Greek and financial communities to urge the U.S. to take two key steps to boost Greece’s economy.
NEW YORK – After years of advocacy by Congresswoman Carolyn B.
Calls for Investments to Accelerate Pace of Job Creation
WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Member Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) issued the following statement Friday after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 215,000 nonfarm jobs in July and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.3 percent. July was the 65th consecutive month of private-sector job growth, extending the longest streak on record.
Congresswoman will soon reintroduce Supporting Working Moms Act to provide breastfeeding accommodations for more women in the workplace
NEW YORK – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today joined breastfeeding advocates, mothers, and the NYC Breastfeeding Leadership Council for their annual Subway Caravan at New York City Hall. The Council presented Maloney with the Breastfeeding Champion 2015 award for her work on breastfeeding rights for mothers.
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.
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.
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.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in reaction to the Thursday movie theater shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana:
The House on Wednesday approved a commission to study building a women’s history museum in Washington, advancing an effort that has beenstalled in Congress for more than a decade. Drafted by Representatives Carolyn B.
Last night, the House approved a bill that could finally make a national women’s history museum a reality. It's a pretty big deal. You might not realize that, because you might not know how long the fight for such a structure has been going on (more than a decade) or how many roadblocks it has hit along the way. Regardless, H.R.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing history textbooks, national parks and landmarks that mostly leave women out, lawmakers on Wednesday revived a long-stalled effort to create a National Women's History Museum in the nation's capital.
Take a trip to Washington and along the Washington Mall, you can visit a natural history museum, or one devoted to space, or even a museum full of Asian art. Congresswomen Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee and Carolyn Maloney of New York want a women’s history museum on or near the Mall, too.
The House on Wednesday in an overwhelming 383-33 vote approved a measure to create a commission to study building a national women's history museum, despite concerns from some conservatives.
The bill would set an 18-month timeline for an eight-member panel to report recommendations for bringing a women's history museum on or near the National Mall.
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.
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.
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.