WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), lead House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), released the following statement celebrating the votes in the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate to ratify the ERA.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) issued the following statement after the House Committee on Education and Labor passed H.R. 2694 - Pregnant Workers Fairness Act.
Washington, D.C. (Jan.15, 2020)—Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, issued the following statement after the House of Representatives voted on H.Res. 798, a resolution to appoint managers for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump and transmit the Articles of Impeachment to the Senate:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today introduced the PUMP (Providing Urgent Maternal Protections) for Nursing Mothers Act. This bill will close unintentional gaps in the Break Time for Nursing Mothers Act to ensure that millions of working mothers have the access and protections they need to breastfeed should they choose to do so.
WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today passed Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney’s (D-NY) H.R. 4335, the 8-K Trading Gap Act, to fix a loophole in our current law that allows corporate executives to trade on information before it’s disclosed to the public and to their own shareholders.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment, released the following statement today in response to the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) guidance stating that any state ratification of the ERA that occurs after the 1982 deadline should not be recognized.
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NEW YORK, NY – Responding to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s announced proposal for the Empire State Complex in Manhattan, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Senator Edward J.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney’s (D-NY) H.R. 777 – Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2019 passed the Senate by unanimous consent. This bipartisan bill was introduced with Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) in January and passed the House in October.
“When the government tracks the location of a cellphone it achieves near perfect surveillance, as if it had attached an ankle monitor to the phone’s user,” wrote John Roberts, the chief justice of the Supreme Court, in a 2018 ruling that prevented the government from obtaining location data from
The House is expected to vote next week on legislation to establish a women's history museum in the nation's capital, in a victory for female lawmakers who have been pursuing the effort for years.
"When the government tracks the location of a cellphone it achieves near perfect surveillance, as if it had attached an ankle monitor to the phone's user," wrote John Roberts, the chief justice of the Supreme Court, in a 2018 ruling that prevented the government from obtaining location data from cellphone towers without a warrant.
Pinned to the white lapels of some Democratic women in the audience at President Trump’s State of the Union on Tuesday night was a message: “ERA Yes.”
House Oversight Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney on Monday threatened Education Secretary Betsy DeVos with a subpoena, saying DeVos' office “stonewalled and delayed” when the committee tried to confirm a date for her testimony.
The House of Representatives will vote later this year whether Washington, D.C., should become the country's 51st state, the city's lawmakers and House Oversight chairwoman said Thursday.
Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment after a crossover vote Monday, pushing the historic fight for women’s constitutional equality past the finish line—and congressional leaders in the push for feminist progress were quick to call for further action.
The House Committee on Oversight and Reform, chaired by Rep. Carolyn Maloney, heard a detailed account yesterday from Holocaust survivor Nat Shaffir, who was wearing a gold pin with the Hebrew word ‘zachor’ (remember), during a hearing on combatting hate 75 years after the liberation of Auschwitz.
WASHINGTON — In a bid to ensure that future generations of Americans “never forget,” students would be taught the horrors of the Holocaust as part of a $10 million federal funding bill that passed the House on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwi