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Mar 2, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK,  NY- On International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed Congresswoman Maloney’s H.R. 943 - Never Again Education Act to support Holocaust education across the country. Today, this critical legislation has 47 co-sponsors in the US Senate.

 

Feb 28, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following statement as Black History Month comes to an end.

Feb 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), along with Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), today introduced the Fair Access to Co-Ops for Veterans Act to permanently expand the Veterans Affairs' Home Loan Guaranty Program to include cooperative housing (co-ops).

Feb 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today announced that founding co-chairs of the Congressional Maternity Care Caucus Congresswomen Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) and Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA) and founding co-chairs of the Black Maternal Health Caucus Alma Adams (D-NC) and Lauren Underwood (D-IL) have signed on as co-leads of H.R.

Feb 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), today celebrated the passage of H.J.Res. 79, a resolution removing the arbitrary deadline imposed on the ERA.

Feb 11, 2020 Press Release
H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act Passes the House with a Vote of 374-37

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed the bipartisan H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act by a vote of 374-37.

Feb 10, 2020 Press Release
House of Representatives Expected to Pass H.R. 1980: Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act

Credit: Phi Ngyuen

Feb 9, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY ​​—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined NYC elected officials and women’s rights advocates at the historic Roosevelt House at Hunter College to rally support for critical legislation expected to pass the House of Representatives this week. 

 

Feb 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (Feb. 6, 2020)—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, issued the following statement condemning Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf’s abrupt policy announcement last night excluding New York residents from Trusted Traveler eligibility:

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Feb 25, 2020 In The News

The House Oversight and Reform Committee on Tuesday demanded that the White House turn over documents regarding the security clearance of John McEntee, a top aide recently rehired to lead the Presidential Personnel

Feb 21, 2020 In The News

With a solidly bipartisan vote of 374-37, the US House of Representatives this month passed a bill to establish a National Women’s History Museum. Here’s hoping the Senate follows suit.

Feb 19, 2020 In The News

Following reports that Customs and Border Protection failed to issue significant discipline for employees who participated in a Facebook group that spread racist and xenophobic messages, House Democrats are demanding more information from the Homeland Security Department.  

Feb 18, 2020 In The News

The House Oversight Committee accused U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials on Tuesday of "stonewalling" an investigation into a secret Facebook group made up of current and former Border Patrol members which contained offensive content about migrants.

Feb 17, 2020 In The News

The 2020 Census is nearly upon us, and signs are emerging that the once-in-a-decade survey of the American population could experience some issues if the Census Bureau doesn’t start taking the technological elements of the operation more seriously — and fast.

Feb 17, 2020 In The News

The House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform held a hearing this past week with representatives of the U.S. Census Bureau to examine preparedness for the 2020 Census. Data collection for the Census count has already begun in remote parts of Alaska, some initial mailings will go out mid-March, and the full count officially begins across the country on April 1.

Feb 16, 2020 In The News

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer will lead a group of lawmakers to Puerto Rico on Sunday, marking the first leadership-led visit to the island since a series of devastating earthquakes struck starting in late December.

Feb 15, 2020 In The News

If it looks like a census form, feels like a census form and even blares the word census all over it — it’s not necessarily a census form.

The Republican National Committee is mailing fundraising letters that closely resemble census forms from coast to coast.

Feb 14, 2020 In The News

There are not many things that Democrats and Republicans agree on these days. But there is this: “America needs and deserves a national museum dedicated to showcasing the historical experiences of women in this country.”

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