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May 20, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Last night, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Speaker Nancy Pelosi in writing a letter to House Colleagues to emphasize the importance of preserving United States Postal Service. 

Full text of the Dear Colleague letter below.

 

May 19, 2020

Dear Colleague,

May 20, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), primary sponsor of H.R. 2513, the Corporate Transparency Act, today joined the Wilson Center’s Kennan Institute for its Webcast: How Congress  is Taking on Global Kleptocracy and Corruption.

May 14, 2020 Press Release
Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act will create a new program for all essential workers and personnel who have been injured or impacted by COVID-19
NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Congressman Peter King (R-NY), and Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today announced the introduction of the bipartisan Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act.
May 13, 2020 Press Release
Bill Sponsors Celebrate Passage of H.R. 943, the Never Again Education Act

Today, the Senate passed Congresswoman Maloney’s H.R. 943, the Never Again Education Act by unanimous consent. The bill passed in the House of Representatives by an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote of 393-5 on January 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

May 11, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Following the introduction of the Emergency Rental Assistance and Rental Market Stabilization Act of 2020, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement.

May 7, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Following the news that the United States Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources has discharged the Never Again Education Act for a Senate vote, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement.

 

May 6, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Following Mayor de Blasio’s announcement that local manufacturers and NY-12 based company Print Parts have ramped up production of critical testing supplies to create 50,000 COVID-19 test kits per week, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement.

 

May 5, 2020 Press Release
NEW YORK, NY —Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today joined with health care professionals and educators to introduce new legislation, the Student Loan Forgiveness for Frontline Health Workers Act, to alleviate the burden of student loan debt for frontline health care workers and help attract medical professionals in various specialties to lend their expertise to the response to COVID-19.
May 1, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in recognition of Jewish American Heritage Month.

May 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today marks the beginning of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, which commemorates the history, contributions, and achievements of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community throughout the month of May.

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Jun 8, 2020 In The News

Two lawmakers have called for the Drug Enforcement Administration to stop conducting covert surveillance on civilians as part of the government’s plan to confront widespread protests following the killing of George Floyd last week.

Jun 4, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ousted State Department Inspector General Steve Linick on Wednesday told members of three congressional committees that before he was abruptly fired, he was investigating Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s use of government resources as well as the secretary’s decision to approve a multibillion-dollar arms sale to Saudi Arabia. 

Jun 3, 2020 In The News

Noting the need for policies grounded in science rather than fear and bias, a coalition of Democratic House representatives have introduced a resolution that calls for the elimination of deferral periods for queer men wanting to donate blood by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Jun 2, 2020 In The News

President Donald Trump faces mounting criticism after protesters near the White House were tear-gassed ahead of him crossing the street to be photographed outside a church.

Jun 1, 2020 In The News

Amid the rise in anti-Semitism in the United States and abroad, U.S. President Donald Trump signed the Never Again Education Act into law on Friday as part of Jewish American Heritage Month, one month after the 75th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany.

May 30, 2020 In The News

U.S. President Donald Trump signed the Never Again Education Act, which seeks to expand Holocaust education in the United States, into law on Friday.

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the legislation in January, while the U.S. Senate did so on May 13.

May 29, 2020 In The News

An Interior Department official misused his position to get his son-in-law hired at the Environmental Protection Agency, according to a government investigation released Friday.

May 29, 2020 In The News

Tensions escalated Friday between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and congressional Democrats, as lawmakers requested formal interviews with one former and six current senior State Department officials, and Pompeo accused Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) of “hackery” and “character assassination.”

May 29, 2020 In The News

Senior House Democrats are demanding more information on what they say is a bad deal for U.S. taxpayers struck by President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin involving ventilators.

May 29, 2020 In The News

Democratic lawmakers on Friday announced they will seek interviews with “key officials” as part of an expanded investigation into President Donald Trump’s decision to fire State Department Inspector General Steve Linick.

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