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Oct 29, 2017 Press Release
Starting November 1st New Yorkers Can Go to https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/individual to Compare and Shop For Insurance Plans

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) hosted a town hall at Bellevue Hospital with Assembly Health Committee Chair Richard N.

Oct 27, 2017 Press Release
Members hosted a roundtable discussion about Trump Administration rollbacks of campus sexual assault protections and Legislative Responses

NEW YORK, NY— Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congressman Ro Khanna (CA-17) joined student leaders and advocates to seek new ways to tackle the inadequate sexual assault reporting processes currently employed on college campuses nationwide.

Oct 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following today’s passage of the GOP budget resolution setting the stage for the GOP Tax Plan that includes repeal of the State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

Oct 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), House Ranking Member of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC), today voted against the Republican FY2018 budget legislation that strips healthcare from millions and paves the way for the GOP’s lopsided tax plan which would hurt New Yorkers.

Oct 25, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman calls for passage of Equal Rights Amendment to Guarantee Women’s Protections in the Constitution

Oct 24, 2017 Press Release
Witnesses Testify on Gender Diversity and Economic Growth

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), author of the Gender Diversity in Corporate Leadership Act, joined Congressman Don Beyer (VA-8) today to host experts on the path to gender parity in corporate leadership for a hearing today.

Oct 23, 2017 Press Release
Coins will be available for sale in early 2018 with proceeds supporting breast cancer research. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

NEW YORK—Today, during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) President & CEO Myra Biblowit, BCRF Chief Mission Officer Dr. Marc Hurlbert, Director at the U.S.

Oct 16, 2017 Press Release

“I am appalled and disgusted by Harvey Weinstein’s abhorrent behavior and abuse of women. The many reports that have surfaced of his years of abuse are disgusting and it is disturbing on many levels that he was able to get away with this for so long. I applaud the courage of the women who are now speaking out.

Oct 13, 2017 Press Release

In response to President Trump’s decision to withhold certification of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran Deal, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement condemning the decision:

Oct 13, 2017 Press Release

In response to the Trump Administration’s announcement that it will end cost sharing reduction (CSRs) payments for health insurance plans, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement.

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Nov 18, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON — Equal Rights Amendment advocates think this could be their moment.

As women increasingly come forward with stories of sexual assault and harassment, advocates are seeing the “me too” movement as an opportunity to renew their push for Constitutional protections against sexual discrimination.

Nov 12, 2017 In The News

Some of the state's top Democrats gathered at City Hall Sunday to warn that proposed tax reforms being floated in Congress will have a severe impact on New Yorkers' bottom line.

Oct 25, 2017 In The News

Congressman Don Beyer (VA-8) and Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) hosted experts on the path to gender parity in corporate leadership for a hearing yesterday. Gender diversity experts from Catalyst, the 30 Percent Club, Northrop Grumman, and Paradigm for Parity testified on the critical need to increase gender diversity in America’s corporate boardrooms.

Oct 23, 2017 In The News

You’d be hard pressed to find anyone in our country who hasn’t been affected by breast cancer—more than 100 women die from this disease every single day. The unbearable toll is too much; it’s time to end breast cancer once and for all. To do so, we need to fund medical research. That’s why, today, we are unveiling a new commemorative coin designed and produced by the U.S. Mint.

Oct 17, 2017 In The News

U.S. Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (Greenpoint, parts of Queens and Manhattan) joined other officials and civil rights groups on Wednesday to push legislation to fix the current underfunding of the Census Bureau.

Oct 13, 2017 In The News

Diya lighting ceremony on stage. Photo courtesy Parikh Worldwide Media

 

Oct 13, 2017 In The News

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told members of Congress on Thursday that the 2020 Census will require significantly more funding than previously projected, in the face of anticipated low initial response rates, increased distrust of government, cybersecurity threats and technology challenges.

Oct 7, 2017 In The News

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Lawmakers in New York are calling for tougher gun regulations after Sunday’s shooting in Las Vegas, the deadliest in modern US history.

As WCBS 880’s Myles Miller reported, elected officials gathered in Union Square to call for stricter policies in the wake of the attack.

Oct 5, 2017 In The News

Hundreds of spectators along the banks of Newtown Creek watched the remains of the old Kosciuszko Bridge come down in a controlled explosion Sunday. Gov. Andrew Cuomo joined city and state officials on the Brooklyn side to watch the implosion just after 8 a.m.

Oct 4, 2017 In The News

Two US representatives want nonconsensual condom removal — known as “stealthing” — to be classified as rape and are pushing for a hearing to learn more about the practice and its repercussions.

Democratic Reps. Ro Khanna, from California, and Carolyn Maloney, from New York, sent a letter Wednesday to the House Judiciary Committee asking its members to address the issue.

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