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Sep 20, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The House Committee on Financial Services today passed Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney’s (D-NY) H.R. 4335, the 8-K Trading Gap Act, unanimously out of committee.
Sep 20, 2019 Press Release
House passes the FAIR Act 225-186
After voting to pass H.R.1423 - Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal (FAIR) Act today to end forced arbitration, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following statement:
Sep 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Americans Abroad Caucus Co-Chair, introduced two pieces of legislation, the Commission on Americans Living Overseas Act of 2019 and the Overseas Americans Financial Access Act. These bills will help American citizens living abroad who are unfairly and disproportionately burdened by existing tax laws.

Sep 12, 2019 Press Release
Formally requests that H.R. 1980 be placed on consensus calendar
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), lead sponsor of H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act today announced that she has formally requested that the bill be placed on the consensus calendar. The legislation currently has 292 cosponsors.
Sep 11, 2019 Press Release

“We’ve spent eighteen years without the loved ones, coworkers, and friends who were killed on 9/11, and the grief is still fresh.

Sep 9, 2019 Press Release
Bill combats unfair practices that charge exorbitant fees for overdraft programs
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), senior member of the House Financial Services Committee and author of the Credit CARD Act, today joined with consumer protection advocates to announce the introduction of the Overdraft Protection Act of 2019, which will crack down on unfair overdraft fees, and would establish fair and transparent practices for overdraft coverage programs.
Sep 8, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY ​– Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined elected officials, community leaders, and representatives from local community gardens to call for passage of H.R.4197 - the Revitalizing Cities Through Parks Enhancement (RECIPE) Act.

Aug 28, 2019 Press Release
NEW YORK, NY- Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today applauded the completion of the second span of the Kosciuszko Bridge. Rep. Maloney helped secure $670 million in federal funds, roughly 85% of the total cost, to fund the new bridge.
Aug 20, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today introduced the Revitalizing Cities Through Parks Enhancement (RECIPE) Act to establish a $10 million grant program to help non-profit community groups establish small community gardens and parks. The grant program will help this organization obtain leases for vacant, municipally-owned lots and provide funding for the transformation.

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Oct 26, 2019 In The News

After several deadly crashes over the last few years, lawmakers are now looking to ban most helicopter flights over New York City.

Oct 25, 2019 In The News

House impeachment investigators fired off subpoenas Friday to a trio of defiant Trump administration officials who have refused to comply voluntarily — including one who publicly slammed the Democratic-led inquiry as a “sham.”

Oct 25, 2019 In The News

Following a fatal helicopter crash in June and thousands of complaints about helicopter noise, officials will announce a federal bill on Saturday that seeks to ban all “non-essential” helicopter traffic over New York City.

Oct 25, 2019 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed an overhaul of U.S. anti-money laundering rules more than a decade in the making.

Oct 25, 2019 In The News

House Democrats said Friday they have issued three more subpoenas as part of the impeachment investigation against President Donald Trump, for his budget director, a national security aide and a foreign policy adviser in the State Department.

Oct 25, 2019 In The News

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday sided with a trio of New York City lawmakers seeking to ban commercial helicopters from flying in the Big Apple, saying “there should be no non-essential flights over Manhattan.”

Oct 25, 2019 In The News

A trio of New York City lawmakers aim to ban all tourist and ride-sharing helicopters flying in Big Apple airspace in the aftermath of deadly crashes.

Democratic Reps. Jerrold Nadler, Carolyn Maloney and Nydia Velazquez will unveil their legislation to restrict commercial helicopter rides on the steps of City Hall on Saturday morning.

Oct 24, 2019 In The News

Congress is a famously slow-moving institution with a sub-30% approval rating, so it’s always exciting when the governing body does something noteworthy.

Oct 24, 2019 In The News

The House on Wednesday passed legislation that would reauthorize federal funds aimed at reducing rape kit backlogs nationwide.

The measure, known as the Debbie Smith Act, authorizes funding for crime labs to process DNA evidence, requires states to create a plan to reduce the rape kit backlog and helps fund DNA training for law enforcement.

Oct 24, 2019 In The News

A trio of New York City lawmakers will roll out legislation this weekend that would ban nearly all commercial helicopter traffic in the five boroughs, the Daily News has learned, a drastic proposal that comes in response to several fatal chopper crashes.

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