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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.

Oct 4, 2017 Press Release
Lawmakers request hearing on nonconsensual condom removal

WASHINGTON, DC—Todays, Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Ro Khanna (CA-17) sent a letter requesting the House Judiciary Committee to convene a hearing addressing nonconsensual condom removal, commonly known as “stealthing.”

Oct 3, 2017 Press Release
Republican Witness at Joint Economic Committee Hearing calls the RAISE Act “anti-growth”

Washington – Today, following a hearing held by the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) on how to spur economic growth by reversing what has been called “The Startup Slump,” House Ranking Member Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

Oct 2, 2017 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement after the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, NV.

“Once again today, we are mourning the loss of dozens of innocent lives and the injury of dozens more, all victims of another madman with a gun.  

Sep 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement regarding the carriage dispute between Walt Disney Company and Altice USA.

Sep 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined her colleagues of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and House Democratic Caucus today to call for swift action to help the Americans suffering in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Island after Hurricane Maria.

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (NY-7) and more than 140 of her colleagues in calling on President Trump to amplify aid to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands as they deal with the devastation of Hurricane Maria.

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release
Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Keith Ellison (MN-5), Hakeem Jeffries (NY-8), and Bill Foster (IL-11) were joined today by leaders of key consumer groups, including Americans for Financial Reform, U.S. PIRG, and Center for Responsible Lending, as they called on the House to crackdown on unfair overdraft fees by passing H.R. 3606, the Overdraft Protection Act of 2017. Unfair overdraft fees cost consumers $15 billion every year, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. H.R. 3606 would limit financial institutions’ ability to trap consumers in hard-to-understand, costly overdraft protection programs and fees.


May 24, 2016 In The News

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Astoria) said the Second Avenue subway is more than 94 percent completed and on schedule to start running in December, but she recommended “guarded optimism since there is very little room for error” in the final months of construction.

May 23, 2016 In The News

Recent hacks of international banks through the SWIFT messaging system raise serious questions about cyber-related risks to U.S. firms, Representative Carolyn Maloney wrote on Monday in a letter to the country's top banking regulators that asked about measures to strengthen systems' security.

May 16, 2016 In The News

New Yorkers who've waited decades for a subway line on Second Avenue may not agree, but the long-running and nearly completed project is getting high marks from a Congresswoman who was vital in securing federal funds to build the line. Transit Reporter Jose Martinez has the story.

May 13, 2016 In The News

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York defended fund-transfer procedures that have come under scrutiny after the theft of tens of millions of dollars from Bangladesh’s account at the New York Fed, in a letter released by a lawmaker Friday.

May 9, 2016 In The News

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. officials are developing a new, pink commemorative coin to promote breast cancer awareness and raise money for cancer research, said U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, who sponsored legislation for its creation.

Apr 26, 2016 In The News

Like a cold that you just can’t shake, supply-side economics enthusiasts just won’t go away.

Apr 20, 2016 In The News

A U.S. lawmaker has called for a congressional committee to hold a hearing on legislation that would make it easier for law enforcement to identify legal owners of shell companies to curb future abuse.

Rep. Carolyn Maloney, a New York Democrat, made the request in a letter dated April 20 to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, a Republican from Texas.

Mar 29, 2016 In The News

Dozens of politicians, dignitaries and scholars gathered in Manhattan Tuesday in a show of solidarity with the victims of the deadly Easter terror attack in Pakistan.

"This incomprehensible savagery has been felt very strongly here," Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) said at the gathering at the Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the Union Nations on E. 65th St.

Mar 29, 2016 In The News

Republican presidential candidates often claim they manage the economy better than the Democrats. Ted Cruz says his flat tax will create 5 million new jobs.

Mar 24, 2016 In The News

It’s been six years ago to the day since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law. This anniversary serves as another reminder that the law is working and that the prophets of doom were wrong... again.