In response to news of a terror attack in Barcelona, Spain today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
“My thoughts and prayers are with the people of Barcelona and all of Spain today. There is no excuse, no cause that warrants such an evil, hateful action and taking of innocent lives.
Lawmakers will conduct meetings with elected leaders, government and military officials, and technology and energy companies to discuss security issues, diplomatic relationships, and economic development
August 16, 2017 - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) has joined Senator Edward J. Markey’s (D-Mass) Congressional delegation with U.S. Senators Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), and U.S. Representative Ann Wagner (MO-02) to Korea, Japan and China.
In reaction to President’s Tuesday press conference during which he repeated his claim that “many sides” were to blame for the violence that broke out in Charlottesville, VA this weekend, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congresswoman Keith Ellison (MN-5) this week led 30 other Members in a request to Secretary of Commerce Wilber l. Ross that he “quickly appoint new leadership and ensure that the [Census] Bureau has sufficient funds to fulfill its constitutional mandate and conduct a complete and accurate 2020 decennial census.”
“This weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Virginia, showed, without a doubt, that the cancers of White Supremacy and anti-Semitism are alive and growing in the United States.
In response to tensions escalating between the United States and North Korea, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
NEW YORK—On Tuesday, August 1, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined her constituents at NYPD Precincts 13, 17, and 19 in Manhattan to celebrate National Night Out Against Crime, a nation-wide community event to take a stand against crime.
Maloney hosted roundtable with healthcare professionals and patient advocates to discuss remaining threats to ACA & how to improve the law
NEW YORK—Following the failure of Senate Republicans’ proposals to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) hosted a roundtable at NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue with healthcare professionals, patient advocates, and concerned constituents to discuss the future of the health care law.
WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney joined Rep. Ted Poe this week to introduce H.R. 3415, the bi-partisan Megan Rondini Act, to require that hospitals have a Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) available at all times or have a plan in place to transport patients to a nearby hospital with an available SAFE.
WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Congress on Friday sent President Barack Obama a bipartisan a trillion dollar spending bill to fund the government through next September, which includes an agreement to reauthorize the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Shortly after Sen. Charles Schumer confirmed late Tuesday night that Congress included an extension to the James L. Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act in the huge omnibus bill expected to pass on Friday, he got on the phone with retired FDNY firefighter Ray Pfeifer.
WASHINGTON — The first responders and politicians who fought to reauthorize the Zadroga Act for 9/11 survivors took a victory lap Wednesday after it was included in a piece of must-pass legislation.
Fourteen years after 9/11, the U.S. government at last redeems the national honor by committing to care for and compensate the rescue and recovery workers who paid with their health and their lives by serving at Ground Zero.
Congress is expected to approve the renewal of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, which provides health benefits for first responders who grew ill after the Sept. 11 terror attacks.
Congress is set to permanently fund the 9/11 health care bill known as the Zadroga Act -- a major win for emergency first responders. The vote this week will provide them with medical treatment for life. NY1 Washington bureau reporter Geoff Bennett was first to report the deal-making in the House and has the story.
In a major victory for ailing first responders, congressional negotiators included an $8.1 billion measure to renew the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act in the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending package that was finalized and released Tuesday night, lawmakers said.
WASHINGTON — The World Trade Center Health Program would be renewed until 2090 under legislation to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
The legislation is part of a must-pass omnibus spending bill released early Wednesday morning. Congress is expected to pass the spending bill Friday.