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Apr 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congressman Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) reintroduced the Medicare Demonstration of Coverage for Low Vision Devices Act to help Medicare beneficiaries with low vision lead healthy, safe, and independent lives.

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release
Sens. McCaskill, Heller Introduce Companion Bill in Senate

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), sponsor of the Campus SaVE Act, and Congressman Pat Meehan (R-PA-7) reintroduced the bipartisan Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) to combat sexual assault on college campuses. Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Dean Heller (R-NV) introduced the Senate companion bill.

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release
40 House Democrats Sign Letter Urging House Appropriators to Fund System That Collects Data on Violent Deaths

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney and Reps. Mike Quigley (D-IL), David Cicilline (D-RI), and 37 other House Democrats called on the Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee to fund the National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) at a level that supports data collection in all 50 states. Rep.

Apr 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following a Joint Economic Committee Hearing examining “The Decline of Economic Opportunity in the United States,” Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), House ranking member on the committee, released the following statement:

Apr 5, 2017 Press Release
Legislation would increase federal funding for gun violence prevention research

WASHINGTON, DC  – As community advocates, doctors, elected officials, and public health professionals gather for national public health week, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) and Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) introduced legislation today to address the issue of gun violence across the United States.

Apr 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following the announcement that the Administration will cease all funding to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), a strong defender of international family planning and UNFPA, released the following statement:

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC- Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), the lead sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment, and a steadfast advocate for women’s rights and House Ranking Member on the Joint Economic Committee (JEC), released the following statement in recognition of Equal Pay Day, a day symbolizing the gender wage gap by showing how many extra days beyond the calendar year the average woman needs to work to take home the same total wages as the average man.
Apr 1, 2017 Press Release
Legislation prioritizes loans for small business growth in underserved communities
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) gathered at Roberto’s Winds, a thriving small business in Manhattan, with NYC Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Gregg Bishop, local Chambers of Commerce, NYC small businesses, and Community Development Financial Institutions to celebrate Small Business Week and announce her push to prioritize loans for small business growth in developing communities with the reintroduction of her bill, the Investing in America’s Small Businesses Act.
Mar 31, 2017 Press Release
Not being counted may affect services and programs for the LGBTQ Community

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), co-chair of the House Census Caucus, was joined by LGBT Network CEO David Kilmnick, and LGBTQ advocates to speak out against the Commerce Department’s decision to reverse its plan to add questions to the 2020 census regarding sexual orientation and gender identity.

Mar 29, 2017 Press Release
This is the first hard data released publicly and it indicates that market-making activities are continuing even in times of stress, and banks are not engaged in a significant amount of proprietary trading
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, today released new information from the Federal Reserve that sheds light on the success of the Volcker Rule.

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May 7, 2014 In The News

The House on Wednesday in an overwhelming 383-33 vote approved a measure to create a commission to study building a national women's history museum, despite concerns from some conservatives.

The bill would set an 18-month timeline for an eight-member panel to report recommendations for bringing a women's history museum on or near the National Mall.

May 7, 2014 In The News

Washington (CNN) – The election-year attention on women lands directly on the House floor Wednesday, after Republican leaders decided to allow a vote on a National Women's History Museum, changing their approach to the issue.

May 7, 2014 In The News

The U.S. House overwhelmingly voted, 383-33,  to establish a bipartisan commission to make recommendations for building a National Women’s History Museum in Washington, D.C.

May 6, 2014 In The News

Marsha Blackburn seems like an unlikely partner for Carolyn Maloney's long-standing legislative effort, but she may be just the ally Maloney needs.

At first blush, it's comedic—New York Democrat Carolyn Maloney and Tennessee Republican Marsha Blackburn seldom agree on anything. Now, finally, the two House members have found some common ground. Not that it was easy.

Mar 26, 2014 In The News
WASHINGTON — A once-ailing effort to build a national women’s history museum on or near the National Mall has been given new life by a declaration of support from the House majority leader and the ascension of women to key committee posts in the Senate, supporters in both parties said Tuesday.
Mar 21, 2014 In The News

It took seven decades before the rudely banished monument to three historic suffragists — Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott — was hauled up from the basement of the United States Capitol in 1997 and restored to its rightful place by the rotunda.

Mar 19, 2014 In The News

House Republicans plan to vote this year on legislation promoting construction of a National Women’s History Museum, Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s (R-Va.) office told The Hill.

Mar 3, 2014 In The News

Republican and Democratic women in the House are calling for a National Women's History Museum, and passage of legislation to start the process.

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