WASHINGTON—Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Donald S. Beyer, Jr. (VA-08) today sent a letter to newly-confirmed Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Jay Clayton urging him to take action on women’s under-representation on America’s corporate boards.
Maloney and Kallos released a joint letter to NYCHA, signed by the elected representatives of Holmes Towers
NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Councilmember Ben Kallos joined with Community Voices Heard, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright, and Assemblyman Dan Quart to express their deep concerns about the recently announced New York City Housing Authority development plan for the playground at Holmes Towers.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) co-chair of the Americans Abroad Caucus, reintroduced the Commission on Americans Living Abroad Act to create an Executive Commission to comprehensively study and address the effects of federal policies on Americans living overseas.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) reintroduced the Women and Minorities in STEM Booster Act to increase opportunities for underrepresented populations in STEM fields as more and more U.S. jobs require a STEM education. Senator Mazie K. Hirono (D-HI) is introducing the companion bill in the Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Frank Pallone (D-NJ) reintroduced legislation that would allow certain Indonesian refugees to reopen asylum claims if they were previously rejected for missing the one-year filing deadline.
Following the Congressional Budget Office’s release of an updated analysis of the American Health Care Act, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – In response to the President’s final budget proposal for FY2018, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement;
WASHINGTON, DC – With reports from British authorities confirming last night’s bombing in Manchester was a terrorist attack, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) led 28 other Members of Congress today on a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urging him to arrest, prosecute, and jail the members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s security detail who were caught on video brutally attacking protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador’s residence in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, DC – The Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee of the House Committee on Financial Services held a hearing Thursday to discuss the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Greece. At the hearing, Congresswoman Carolyn B.
Calling it the “ultimate irony,” New York Police Department Commissioner William Bratton lobbied Congress for 9/11 first responders’ health benefits as lawmakers held hearings on terrorism. A deal is promised, but advocates ask only for action.
WASHINGTON -- Just when it looked like a new 9/11 health and compensation law was on the brink of being finalized -- and after House Speaker Paul Ryan threw his support behind it -- sources told The Huffington Post troubling last-minutes snags were emerging.
WASHINGTON — Congress has made significant progress toward passing a renewal of the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, New York lawmakers said Thursday, but they were quick to counsel caution by quoting Yogi Berra: “It ain’t over ‘til it’s over.”
WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBSNewYork) — The battle to extend health benefits for 9/11 first responders goes on in Congress. And now, advocates hope to beat an end-of-the-session deadline this week.
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill and 9/11 first responders are furious that the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act has not been renewed, CBS2’s Dick Brennan reported.
WASHINGTON - If Congress doesn't move to reauthorize the Zadroga Act for 9/11 survivors by Thursday, a top advocate isn't going to move from Congress.
On October 1, the World Trade Center Health Program expired. The legislation helped pay for the medical costs of 9/11 first responders; hundreds have already died from illnesses stemming from the awful things they had to inhale at Ground Zero in the years since September 11, 2001.
NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — New York lawmakers renewed their demands for Congress to fully extend health care coverage for 9/11 first responders.
The Zadroga Act provides medical screenings and treatment for responders exposed to toxic substances at Ground Zero.
As WCBS-880’s Stephanie Colombini reported, the long fight to get the act extended is still not over.
Standing in the shadow of the towering rebuilt World Trade Center, scores of firefighters and police officers, led by Mayor Bill de Blasio and two United States senators from New York, rallied on Sunday to press Congres
Congressional leaders have reached a tentative deal to renew the Zadroga Act but limit 9/11 survivors’ economic benefits to another five years and $4.6 billion, sources close to the negotiations have told THE CHIEF-LEADER.
WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — A day after undergoing chemotherapy, 9/11 first responder Robert Digiovanni stood angrily outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell‘s office, railing about politics interfering with life-or-death issues.