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Apr 28, 2020 Press Release
Members Call on House and Senate Leadership to Provide Emergency Funds for USPS in Wake of the Coronavirus Crisis
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Peter King (R-NY) today led 21 members of the New York Congressional Delegation in a bipartisan appeal to Congressional leadership to provide immediate help for the Postal Service.
Apr 28, 2020 Press Release
NEW YORK, NY — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) today led 17 of their colleagues in a request to House leadership to provide additional assistance to the country’s museums, libraries, and cultural institutions in the next coronavirus recovery package. The nation’s arts and cultural sector accounts for approximately 4.5% of U.S. gross domestic product (GDP).
Apr 27, 2020 Press Release
The project was completed 3 months ahead of current schedule and under budget

NEW YORK, NY- Following Governor Cuomo’s announcement the L Train tunnel rehabilitation project has concluded, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement celebrating the project’s completion.


Apr 27, 2020 Press Release
Even just a one percent undercount could drastically impact funding for critical community services

NEW YORK, NY- Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined 2020 Census experts and community advocates to release a new report detailing the dire costs of an undercount for NY-12 and urging New Yorkers to complete the 2020 Census.


Apr 24, 2020 Press Release

"Today we remember the horrific atrocity that began on this day 105 years ago when the Ottoman Empire started its systemic and reprehensible genocide of 1.5 million Armenians.


Apr 22, 2020 Press Release
Over 12,000 Constituents Participated in the Event

NEW YORK, NY- On Sunday April 19th, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) hosted a COVID-19 Telephone Town Hall with special guests Dr. Michael Niederman, Pulmonologist at Weill Cornell Medicine, and Legal Services NYC Senior Staff Attorney Nicole Salk.

Apr 22, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in recognition of Earth Day.

Apr 22, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement following Senate passage of the latest interim emergency coronavirus legislation.

Apr 22, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today led 14 members of the New York delegation in asking the Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand eligibility parameters of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) so that nonprofits and cultural institutions, regardless of size, can participate in this program.

Apr 21, 2020 Press Release
Cicilline-Maloney Stop Overdraft Profiteering During COVID-19 Emergency Act will protect working people from additional financial burdens

House Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) announced today that they have introduced legislation to prohibit banks from collecting overdraft fees during the COVID-19 pandemic.


May 29, 2020 In The News

ALBANY — New York lawmakers passed legislation late Thursday ensuring families of public employees who die of coronavirus while working on the front lines of the pandemic will receive “line-of-duty” death benefits.

May 26, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — If we can have terrorism insurance, why not protection for pandemics?

That's the aim of a new bill offered Tuesday by Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), modeled on similar legislation passed after the 9/11 terror attacks to jumpstart a construction industry that couldn't get coverage for new projects.

May 26, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The author of a federal report that found U.S. hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies says she is not intimidated by criticism from President Donald Trump, even after he moved to replace her as chief watchdog of the Department of Health and Human Services.

May 26, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — Glenn A. Fine, ousted by President Trump last month as head of a watchdog panel assigned to oversee how his administration spends trillions of taxpayer dollars in coronavirus pandemic relief, announced Monday he was resigning from his Pentagon job.

May 22, 2020 In The News

House Democrats on Friday announced a new bill to protect inspectors general from political retribution in response to President Donald Trump’s “relentless attacks” against government watchdogs.

May 21, 2020 In The News

Insurers unveiled a proposal on Thursday that calls for the federal government to compensate businesses hurt by future viral outbreaks, the latest attempt by the industry to fend off pressure from lawmakers to offer coverage for pandemics.

May 20, 2020 In The News

The top official at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) watchdog agency will testify before the House Oversight Committee next week, according to a congressional aide.

Christi Grimm, the HHS principal deputy inspector general, will testify during a remote briefing May 26. 

May 19, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Democrats are protesting President Donald Trump’s decision to remove the Transportation Department’s acting inspector general, the latest in a string of actions by Trump to fire or replace government watchdogs.

The Democratic chairs of three House panels on Tuesday demanded that Mitch Behm be reinstated immediately as acting inspector general. 

May 14, 2020 In The News

The Never Again Education Act, which would help provide federal funding to expand Holocaust education in the US, passed the Senate with bipartisan support.

The bill was first introduced to the House of Representatives by Reps. Carolyn Maloney (D-New York) and Elise Stefanik (R-New York). The House passed the bill on January 27.