WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Jan Schakowsky (IL-9) today, on International Women’s Day, reintroduced a resolution calling for the ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).
We had another busy week in Washington, DC and I’m excited to see some of you this Sunday at my State of the District event. More information on that and updates from the week below.
You’re Invited: State of the District Event
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), author of the Never Again Education Act (HR 493) which would support Holocaust education programs in schools and address the rise of anti-Semitism across the country, released the following statement in response to reports that the Asphalt Green Upper East Side sports facility had been defaced by swastikas.
“Today, Congress made clear that there is no place for anti-Semitic, anti-Muslim, or any other hate-based rhetoric in America. In doing so, we are echoing the words of George Washington who pledged to the Jewish community in Newport, Rhode Island, that ‘the Government of the United States, which gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance, requires only that they who live under i
We had a very busy week in DC so I wanted to highlight some important developments and victories.
Fighting to Give Our 9/11 Heroes the Compensation They Deserve
Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Ro Khanna (D-CA) Friday asked Attorney General William Barr to clarify the Department of Justice’s stance on nonconsensual condom removal, also known as “stealthing.”
New York, NY—New York City remains a global fashion power with more than one in three fashion designers in the United States working in the metro area, according to a new report prepared by the Democratic staff of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) at the request of the committee’s Vice Chair Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12).
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today introduced the Northern Rockies Ecosystem Protection Act (NREPA) to protect, as permanent wilderness, the dwindling wildlands across five states of the Northern Rocky Mountains.