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Aug 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in the House of Representatives, released the following statement today in recognition of the 100th Anniversary of the 19th amendment which granted Women’s Suffrage.

Aug 18, 2020 Press Release


NEW YORK, NY – TodayCongresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, joined Postal Union leaders in Union Square as part of a national ‘Day of Action’ in support of the United States Postal Service (USPS), its mission, and postal carriers throughout the country. 

Aug 17, 2020 Press Release

"Yesterday, New York City lost a trailblazer. Claire Shulman dedicated her life to bettering the lives of all Queens residents with her remarkable vision and keen political tact. I and so many others are lucky to have called Claire a friend and a colleague and the countless lives she shaped will undoubtedly be felt throughout New York politics for generations to come."

Aug 16, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Maloney continues to the fight to ‘Make NY Count’

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Lower East Side Community Leaders Daisy Paez, Jenny Lam Low, and Sandra Strother, and the U.S. Census Bureau at Grand Street Guild to help residents fill out their Census forms.

Aug 15, 2020 Press Release
Millions of Americans depend on the Postal Services throughout their daily lives but especially during the COVID-19 pandemic and the upcoming election

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) stood with union leaders from the National Postal Mail Handlers Union Local 300 and National Association of Letter Carriers to defend the U.S. Postal Service from President Trump’s attacks. 

Aug 13, 2020 Press Release

New York, NY – Today, Congresswoman Maloney (NY-12) met with Williamsburg and Greenpoint small business owners to discuss the difficulties their businesses faced during the COVID-19 crisis.

Aug 12, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), the Chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, visited the U.S. Postal Service Morgan Processing and Distribution Center to tour the facility and speak with employees. Joined by USPS staff and National Postal Mail Handlers Union Local 300 members, the Congresswoman released the following statement:

Aug 11, 2020 Press Release
Anti-Semitic and hate crime attacks have spiked in NYC and across the country, including a recent incident at Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright’s UES Office

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), author of the Never Again Education Act, joined Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright outside of her office to condemn the anti-Semitic defacement that was discovered there earlier this morning. Standing alongside religious and community leaders, the Congresswoman released the following statement,

Aug 3, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY ​​ — Following the collapse of a pathway along the East River Esplanade and numerous concerns from New Yorkers, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12)  is formally requesting that New York City Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver open a full inspection of the structural integrity of the East River Esplanade.



Aug 22, 2020 In The News

The House approved legislation Saturday to allocate $25 billion to the US Postal Service and ban operational changes that have slowed mail service around the country.

Aug 22, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — The House interrupted its summer recess on Saturday for a rare weekend session to approve legislation blocking cost-cutting and operational changes at the Postal Service that Democrats, civil rights advocates and some Republicans fear could jeopardize mail-in ballots this fall.

Aug 22, 2020 In The News

The House voted Saturday on legislation to provide $25 billion to the U.S. Postal Service and explicitly prohibit any operational changes amid widespread Democratic fears that the Trump administration is trying to disenfranchise millions of Americans casting mail ballots this November.

Aug 22, 2020 In The News

House Oversight Committee Chair Carolyn B.

Aug 14, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The two most senior officials in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security were improperly appointed to the posts under federal law by the Trump administration, a nonpartisan congressional watchdog said Friday.

Aug 13, 2020 In The News

Dozens of House Democrats on Wednesday signed on to a letter calling for Postmaster General Louis DeJoy to reverse his overhaul of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), citing the coronavirus pandemic and upcoming elections. 

Aug 13, 2020 In The News

Like most businesses, the Astoria Bookshop closed its doors to customers when the pandemic erupted. That's when the Postal Service became a lifeline, allowing owner Lexi Beach to sell books online.

Aug 13, 2020 In The News

A potential showdown between the Census Bureau and the House Oversight Committee is looming after the agency refused to make top officials available for questioning about its decision to shorten the time allotted for counting every U.S. resident.

Aug 13, 2020 In The News

While the Securities and Exchange Commission investigates Kodak, another government investigation is also underway in the U.S House of Representatives.

“I have a number of questions about it. It’s very fishy in many ways," said Rep. Carolyn Maloney.