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Jul 10, 2020 Press Release
New Policy Puts America’s International Students at Risk

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Jul 9, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Today, Congresswoman B. Maloney (NY-12) sent a letter to Chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Patrick Foye calling for an express bus line from Williamsburg to Manhattan.

 

Jul 9, 2020 Press Release
In Light of the Supreme Court’s Decision in Bostock v. Clayton County, House Leaders Reiterate Call for HHS to Immediately Rescind Discriminatory Rule

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Jul 9, 2020 Press Release

In light of reports that Ghislaine Maxwell, who was charged in Federal court last week for conspiring with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse minors, had been using anonymous shell companies to hide her alleged illicit activities, today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), lead sponsor of the bipartisan, House-passed H.R.

Jul 9, 2020 Press Release
Washington, DC - This week, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) joined a letter led by Representative Sylvia Garcia (D-TX) with 87 Members of Congress in support of Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA) and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s (D-NY) request for Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General Sean O’Donnell to conduct an independent investigation into Fort Hood’s handling of Specialist (SPC) Vanessa Guillen’s case. Earlier this week, Representative Maloney, Chair of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, requested a briefing on the Army’s response to and investigation into Vanessa’s horrific disappearance and murder.
Jul 8, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Today, Congresswoman B. Maloney (NY-12) joined members of New York City’s fashion industry to unveil her new legislation, the Made in America: Preparation for a Pandemic Act.

 

Jul 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) joined 110 House Democrats and Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) to demand that the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) immediately begin accepting new applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Jul 1, 2020 Press Release

Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, issued the following statement urging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to immediately take up and pass H.R. 1425, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act, which was passed by the House earlier this week.

Jul 1, 2020 Press Release
H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, will help better and expand NYC’s public transportation and affordable housing

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) voted to pass H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, a more than $1.5 trillion plan to rebuild American infrastructure. 

Jul 1, 2020 Press Release

On Tuesday, June 30, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Co-Chair and Co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, and Congressman Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, joined with the Congressional Hellenic Israel Alliance and Rep.

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Jul 17, 2020 In The News

Bipartisan House legislation introduced Thursday aims to speed up the State Department’s response to reduce and eliminate the 1.4 million passport applications that have piled in the months since COVID-19 struck.

Jul 16, 2020 In The News

Bipartisan calls to put in place a national cybersecurity director in the White House are gaining steam on Capitol Hill two years after a similar position was eliminated. 

Jul 16, 2020 In The News

Congressional Democrats on Thursday condemned Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma after a watchdog report found she mishandled millions of dollars in government contracts, with some lawmakers renewing or issuing new calls for President Donald Trump to replace his controversial Medicare chief.

Jul 16, 2020 In The News

The Census Bureau is facing mounting criticism over the Trump administration’s addition of two political appointees last month to its senior staff even as it scrambles to complete the decennial census in the midst of a pandemic.

Jul 16, 2020 In The News

Lawmakers from both parties want the White House to appoint a national cybersecurity director two years after the position was eliminated by the Trump administration, The Hill reported Thursday.

Jul 15, 2020 In The News

The New York State COVID Rent Relief Program, established by the state’s Legislature to help households experiencing rent burden due to a loss of income during the COVID-19 pandemic, will begin accepting applications this week.

The applications will be available online on New York state’s website beginning Thursday, July 16.

Jul 14, 2020 In The News

To the Editor:

Re “Rich New Yorkers Take Off, and Census Takes Hit” (news article, July 14):

Jul 9, 2020 In The News

President Donald Trump assailed a pair of Supreme Court rulings Thursday pertaining to his personal financial records in a Twitter rant that called the decisions "not fair."

In a series of rambling tweets, Trump attacked Democrats and former President Barack Obama, arguing that he is being unfairly targeted while others don't face scrutiny.

Jul 9, 2020 In The News

A New York City politician is introducing a new bill to make sure that the United States is prepared for future pandemics.

PPE shortages are still an ongoing issue for those on the frontlines of COVID-19 response. FEMA’s Supply Chain Stabilization Task Force projected a shortage of approximately 100 million gowns and 40 million N95 respirators this month.

Jul 8, 2020 In The News

BE PREPARED: As numerous states are pausing their reopening plans after spikes in cases of COVID-19, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY12) officially introduced her Made in America: Preparation for a Pandemic Act on Wednesday afternoon.

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