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Dec 4, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives urging her colleagues to join her in voting to pass the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act, legislation to remove cannabis from the list of federally controlled harmful substances, protect medical cannabis businesses, and expunge low-level marijuana convictions that have disproportionately harmed communities of color.
Dec 2, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, New York Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Adriano Espaillat (NY-13), and Nydia M. Velázquez (NY-7) led a bipartisan group of 17 New York Delegation members in requesting that House and Senate leadership provide “robust emergency relief” to the MTA in the next COVID-19 response legislative package.
Dec 1, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), author of the Diversity in Corporate Leadership Act, released the following statement applauding Nasdaq’s proposal for new listing rules that “would require all companies listed on Nasdaq’s U.S.

Nov 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, D-NY, joined with 20 of her colleagues in filing a bipartisan amicus brief in the consolidated case of Nestl

Nov 25, 2020 Press Release
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), lead sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment in the House of Representatives and H.Res.200, a resolution supporting United States ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), released the following statement in recognition of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, a day aimed to create awareness that violence against women is a human rights violation.
Nov 24, 2020 Press Release

“Yesterday, New York City lost an icon. Mayor David Dinkins was a kind and empathetic man who led New York City during difficult times.

Nov 23, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-WI) have introduced the bipartisan Air America Act. This bill will correct an inequity suffered by the brave Americans who are former employees of Air America by ensuring they receive the federal retirement benefits they have earned.

Nov 22, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – This afternoon, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Lower Manhattan small businesses and NYC Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Jonnel Doris to demand that Mitch McConnell and the U.S. Senate pass crucially needed COVID-19 relief. 

Nov 20, 2020 Press Release

“As we move into the last months of 2020, I reflect on a year that has been filled with challenges and loss for so many Americans. For the transgender and gender-nonconforming communities in the United States, it has also been the most violent year on record.

 

Nov 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), author of the Corporate Transparency Act, today celebrated the bill’s inclusion in the final William (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021.

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Dec 11, 2020 In The News

A groundbreaking measure to ban anonymous shell companies in the United States cleared Congress on Friday as the Senate joined the House in passing a defense-spending bill with a veto-proof margin.

 

Dec 10, 2020 In The News

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Thursday issued a subpoena to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross requiring him to produce by Dec. 21 documents related to data anomalies and delays associated with the 2020 Census.

Dec 10, 2020 In The News

Holiday cheer and good tidings are being bestowed upon low-income and homeless New Yorkers with the grand opening of the new Urban Outreach Center of NYC. 

On Thursday morning, local elected officials christened the new food and social services site with a ribbon cutting, featuring several speakers. 

Dec 10, 2020 In The News

The congressional committee that oversees the Census Bureau issued a subpoena Thursday to U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, seeking documents related to data irregularities that threaten to upend a yearend deadline for submitting numbers used for divvying up congressional seats.

Dec 7, 2020 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform met on Thursday to discuss data-processing errors that will make it impossible for the U.S. Census Bureau to deliver accurate state population totals by the statutory deadline of December 31.

Dec 3, 2020 In The News

After years of commissions, reports and hearings, two proposed museums dedicated to American Latino and women’s history moved a step closer to reality Thursday, when a key Senate committee voted unanimously to approve them.

Dec 3, 2020 In The News

Broad legislation to combat the use of shell companies by criminals and foreign adversaries is nearing the finish line after more than 10 years of lobbying and negotiations. 

Dec 2, 2020 In The News

Documents obtained by the House Oversight and Reform Committee confirm the Census Bureau may not be able to release a key set of numbers from this year's national head count until after the end of President Trump's term.

Dec 2, 2020 In The News

A senior House Democrat is threatening to subpoena Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross over the Commerce Department’s failure to release documents related to the 2020 Census, saying anomalies in the survey are “more serious than first reported” and blasting the department for ignoring requests for information.

Dec 2, 2020 In The News

Internal U.S. Census Bureau documents indicate that it will be unable to meet a year-end deadline for handing in data used for allocating congressional seats as it deals with irregularities found in the numbers-crunching phase of the count, according to a Wednesday letter from the chair of the U.S. House committee that oversees the bureau.

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