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Apr 21, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Following Governor Cuomo’s announcement that New York State has launched a new partnership with Ready Responders to expand essential COVID-19 health care services to NYCHA residents, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement commending the actions taken to protect the health and safety of NYCHA residents.

 

Apr 9, 2020 Press Release
NEW YORK, NY — Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney announced that she will be introducing legislation to alleviate the burden of student loan debt for frontline health care workers and help attract medical professionals in various specialties to lend their expertise to the response to COVID-19. She is asking her colleagues to join her as cosponsors of this legislation.
Apr 2, 2020 Press Release
Congresswomen Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Cindy Axne (D-IA) today were joined by 18 of their colleagues in urging the Trump Administration to immediately suspend all tariffs on the imports of medical supplies and personal protective equipment during the coronavirus pandemic.
Mar 31, 2020 Press Release
Following the return of more than forty of her constituents who were stranded abroad due to COVID-19, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement commending the State Department’s actions and urging continued work to bring every American stranded abroad back home.
Mar 31, 2020 Press Release

New York, NY — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), sponsor of H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act, released the following statement marking the end of Women’s History Month 2020. 

Mar 31, 2020 Press Release
New York, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in recognition of Equal Pay Day.
Mar 27, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), today submitted the following statement to the Congressional Record on H.R. 748, the CARES Act.

Mar 26, 2020 Press Release

New York, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement following senate passage of the latest COVID-19 emergency legislative package.

 

Mar 25, 2020 Press Release
NEW YORK, NY — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today led the bipartisan New York State Delegation in a request to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar for 20,000 ventilators for New York State from the national stockpile. New York State remains the center of the coronavirus pandemic in the country and Governor Andrew Cuomo has said that the state will see its apex of cases in the next 14-21 days.

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May 14, 2020 In The News

The lawmakers behind the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund rolled out a bill Thursday that would create a similar financial rescue fund for essential workers who suffer or die from the coronavirus pandemic.

May 12, 2020 In The News

House Democrats would scuttle President Donald Trump’s plan to let states draw legislative maps based on the population of citizens following the 2020 census, under a bill unveiled Tuesday that would also grant the administration its requested deadline extension to complete the decennial count.

May 7, 2020 In The News

The Senate is expected to vote on legislation to fund expanded Holocaust education resources across the country following its discharge from the Senate’s Energy and Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday.

A committee staffer told JI that H.R.943, the Never Again Education Act, will be put forward for a unanimous consent vote.

May 6, 2020 In The News

Health care workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemicwould have some of their student loan debt forgiven under a new bill introduced in Congress. 

May 6, 2020 In The News

Democratic lawmakers have introduced legislation that would forgive student loan debt for front-line medical workers.

May 6, 2020 In The News

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday introduced legislation that would create a loan forgiveness program for front-line health care workers. 

May 5, 2020 In The News

House Oversight and Reform Chairwoman Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y., sent a letter to Jaguar Health Inc. on Monday chiding the drugmaker for tripling the price of a medication that could be used with potential coronavirus treatments and demanding copies of the company’s internal communications about the increase.

May 5, 2020 In The News

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD are facing growing calls to release demographic data showing which New Yorkers are getting hit with fines for breaking social distancing rules.

Apr 30, 2020 In The News

Neither snow, rain, heat nor gloom of night may stay the Postal Service from its appointed rounds, but lawmakers warned Thursday that coronavirus shut it down if Congress does not come up with a bailout soon.

Apr 29, 2020 In The News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Wednesday the Democratic members who will serve on a newly established oversight panel with broad authority to oversee the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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