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Oct 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Following President Trump’s meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and in light of the ongoing North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Oct 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement after President Trump issued an executive order relaxing requirements for association health plans.

Oct 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – In response to the Justice Department’s threat that “sanctuary cities” including New York will see cuts to law enforcement funds, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement.

Oct 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney joined Reps. Ann Wagner (R-MO) and Mike Gallagher (R-WI) to introduce the bipartisan Leverage to Enhance Effective Diplomacy Act of 2017.

Oct 11, 2017 Press Release
Current Census Funding Levels are Woefully Inadequate, Jeopardizing the 2020 Census and its Data

WASHINGTON, DC –Today, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Keith Ellison (MN-5), Co-Chairs of the House Census Caucus, and Reps. Mark Takano (CA-41) and Ruben Gallego (AZ-7) were joined by civil rights groups as they announced a new effort to address the current severe underfunding of the Census Bureau.

Oct 10, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today called for an investigation into the decision by the IRS to award Equifax a no-bid contract to provide tax fraud protection services just three weeks after the public disclosure of the company’s major security and data breach. Rep.

Oct 7, 2017 Press Release
• Bills To Weaken Silencer Protections And Force All States To Recognize Out-Of-State Concealed Carry Permits Are Still Pending Before Congress

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, local electeds and gun safety advocates to call on House Speaker Paul Ryan to publicly commit to not allow votes on the Sportsmen Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act (HR 3668) and the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (CCRA) of 2017 (HR 38).

Oct 6, 2017 Press Release

In response to the Trump Administration’s announcement of a new rule allowing all employers to deny women insurance coverage for contraception, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), member of the Pro-Choice Caucus and House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment, released the following statement:

Oct 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), House Ranking Member of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC), managed 30 minutes of floor debate about the Republican FY 2018 Budget Resolution’s impact on the economy and issued the following statement on House passage of that budget:

Oct 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), senior member of the House Committee of Financial Services, today questioned former Equifax CEO Richard Smith at a hearing on the company’s data breach and charged that the company violated the Federal Trade Commission’s Safeguards Rule by failing to act on the security threat pointed out in a DHS notice.

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Aug 30, 2016 In The News

On the heels of Republican criticisms of the economy and President Obama’s handling of it, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney and a few other elected officials responded with a press conference to argue that the economy has actually done better under Democratic presidents since World War II.

Aug 29, 2016 In The News

A senior Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee is pressing regulators to share two years of market data they have collected in connection with the 

Aug 24, 2016 In The News

U.S. banking regulators are ramping up oversight around financial messaging system Swift, a key intermediary in global payments that faces greater scrutiny following a rash of cyberattacks on its users.

Aug 23, 2016 In The News

It took petitions from everyone from schoolchildren to members of Congress, and 12 years of waiting. Soon, a long-hoped-for goal will be a stickum-backed reality of less than a square inch: a new postage stamp recognizing the holiday of Diwali.

Aug 16, 2016 In The News

Calling Zika a growing public health crisis, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett and elected officials on Monday urged the federal government to release the full $1.9 billion in emergency funding requested by President Barack Obama to combat the virus, spread by mosquitoes and sexual contact.

Jul 6, 2016 In The News

Today, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, of which I am a senior member, held a hearing on preventing the loss of lives to illegal gun crime. In theory, this is a long overdue discussion for Congress, and the committee should be applauded. If only the hearing had served that purpose.

Jun 23, 2016 In The News

In 2004, the national federal assault weapons ban expired. Since then, we have seen 10 mass shootings that employed the use of an assault rifle, six of them since 2011, when Republicans took control of Congress.

Jun 22, 2016 In The News

The Queens congressional delegation hit the floor of the House of Representatives Wednesday as more than 50 Democratic representatives from across the country staged a sit-in to demand a vote on gun legislation.

Jun 17, 2016 In The News

Days after a 15-hour Democratic filibuster ended with an agreement to vote on two gun control measures, a group of New York City Congress members called on Speaker Paul Ryan to let the same legislation come to the floor of the House of Representatives.

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