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Jun 6, 2017 Press Release
House Bill to create museum surpasses 150 cosponsors as Smithsonian Launches Women’s History Initiative

WASHINGTON, DC — The movement to establish a new Smithsonian museum dedicated to American women’s history is gaining steam. The bill to create a women’s history museum (HR 19), sponsored by Reps. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Ed Royce (R-CA), just passed the 150 cosponsor mark and the Smithsonian Institute is now raising funds for an American Women’s History Initiative.

Jun 5, 2017 Press Release

New York, New York — Nearly one hundred years after women picketed the White House demanding the right to vote, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Jun 1, 2017 Press Release

As LGBT Pride Month begins today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, member of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, released the following statement:

May 31, 2017 Press Release

With Asian Pacific American Heritage Month coming to close, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement:

May 31, 2017 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement after President Trump announced that he will be pulling the United States out of the landmark Paris Climate Accord:

May 30, 2017 Press Release

In response to Friday’s violent attack near Mydia, Egypt on a bus of Coptic Christians traveling to a monastery, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

May 30, 2017 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Following news from the 9/11 Memorial & Museum that a permanent dedication will be erected in honor and memory of rescue and recovery at Ground Zero, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), lead House sponsor of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, and its reauthorization, released the following statement:

May 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Donald S. Beyer, Jr. (VA-08) today sent a letter to newly-confirmed Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Jay Clayton urging him to take action on women’s under-representation on America’s corporate boards.

May 30, 2017 Press Release
Maloney and Kallos released a joint letter to NYCHA, signed by the elected representatives of Holmes Towers

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Councilmember Ben Kallos joined with Community Voices Heard, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright, and Assemblyman Dan Quart to express their deep concerns about the recently announced New York City Housing Authority development plan for the playground at Holmes Towers.

May 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) co-chair of the Americans Abroad Caucus, reintroduced the Commission on Americans Living Abroad Act to create an Executive Commission to comprehensively study and address the effects of federal policies on Americans living overseas.

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Aug 9, 2015 In The News

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Retired firefighter Kenny Specht beat cancer but developed long-term problems less than two years ago.

Jul 31, 2015 In The News

Jon Stewart is less than a week away from retiring from The Daily Show, but he’s already thinking about his next act: crusading this fall in Washington for the Sept. 11 first responders.

Jul 7, 2015 In The News

A national campaign to pressure FIFA to pay women's soccer teams fairly gained wide attention in its first day, after the international soccer governing body awarded the U.S. women's soccer team, winners of the Women's World Cup, $6 million less than it paid men's teams that lost in the first round of last year's World Cup.

Jun 22, 2015 In The News

Dozens of New York 9/11 first responders and firefighters boarded buses to Washington, D.C. last week to urge lawmakers to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act. Retired NYPD Officer David Howley offered gripping testimony during a congressional hearing on extending the 9/11 World Trade Center Health Program before it expires in late September.

Jun 20, 2015 In The News

Three New York lawmakers are warning that victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks could lose financial support in October 2016 if Congress doesn’t reauthorize the compensation fund.

The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund is slated to expire then, and only a quarter of compensation claims have been resolved so far.

Jun 11, 2015 In The News

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — First responders who were seriously hurt in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks appeared before a congressional committee in Washington on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2015 In The News

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — First responders who were seriously hurt in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks appeared before a congressional committee in Washington on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2015 In The News

Hundreds of New York City firefighters and others suffering from 9/11-related illnesses are headed to Washington on Thursday to testify at a hearing to renew the Zadroga Act.

Jun 11, 2015 In The News

With benefits for 9/11 first responders set to expire at the end of September, dozens of firefighters descended on Capitol Hill Thursday to talk about cancer, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and respiratory diseases contracted at Ground Zero.

Jun 11, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON — “People will die” if Congress fails to extend the Zadroga Act, a former NYPD officer battling cancer warned a House panel Thursday.

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