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Mar 5, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK,  NY– Responding to the indefinite suspension of a critical NYC coastal resiliency study, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) wrote a letter to Lieutenant General Todd T. Semonite, Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), urging the study’s immediate reinstatement. 

 

Mar 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following statement today as the Supreme Court hears oral arguments in June Medical Services v. Russo.

Mar 3, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK,  NY– Responding to the release of the Sunnyside Yard Master Plan, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement.

 

“I will not stop fighting to ensure that the Sunnyside Yard project meets the current and future needs of Queens residents, is a holistic approach, and is driven by community priorities.

 

Mar 2, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK,  NY- On International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed Congresswoman Maloney’s H.R. 943 - Never Again Education Act to support Holocaust education across the country. Today, this critical legislation has 47 co-sponsors in the US Senate.

 

Feb 28, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following statement as Black History Month comes to an end.

Feb 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), along with Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), today introduced the Fair Access to Co-Ops for Veterans Act to permanently expand the Veterans Affairs' Home Loan Guaranty Program to include cooperative housing (co-ops).

Feb 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today announced that founding co-chairs of the Congressional Maternity Care Caucus Congresswomen Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) and Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA) and founding co-chairs of the Black Maternal Health Caucus Alma Adams (D-NC) and Lauren Underwood (D-IL) have signed on as co-leads of H.R.

Feb 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), today celebrated the passage of H.J.Res. 79, a resolution removing the arbitrary deadline imposed on the ERA.

Feb 11, 2020 Press Release
H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act Passes the House with a Vote of 374-37

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed the bipartisan H.R. 1980, the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act by a vote of 374-37.

Feb 10, 2020 Press Release
House of Representatives Expected to Pass H.R. 1980: Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act

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Apr 18, 2020 In The News

The failure by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to quickly produce a test kit for detecting the novel coronavirus was triggered by a glaring scientific breakdown at the CDC’s central laboratory complex in Atlanta, according to scientists with knowledge of the matter and a determination by federal regulators.

Apr 15, 2020 In The News

With the US locked in a battle with Covid-19, Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana received a call from national service organization AmeriCorps.

The organization had 14,000 N95 respirator masks and wanted to know what they could do to help amid a scarcity of protective supplies in the hard-hit state.

Apr 15, 2020 In The News

Four Queens lawmakers and students in Astoria are urging the New York City Department of Education to make feminine hygiene products available at all meal hubs throughout the city. 

Apr 13, 2020 In The News

With the coronavirus pandemic disrupting plans for the ongoing 2020 census, the Trump administration is asking Congress to pass a law that would change major deadlines that determine the distribution of political representation and federal funding for the next decade.

Apr 13, 2020 In The News

The Trump administration is asking Congress to push back statutory deadlines for the 2020 Census amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Apr 13, 2020 In The News

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Census Bureau wants to delay deadlines for the 2020 head count of all U.S. residents because of the coronavirus outbreak, a move that if approved by lawmakers would push back timetables for releasing data used to draw congressional and legislative districts, officials said Monday.

Apr 12, 2020 In The News

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney and representatives from the Small Business Administration held a Q&A panel to answer questions about the Paycheck Protection Program, applying for loans for small businesses and potential funding for needs around the city.

Apr 12, 2020 In The News

Members of Manhattan Community Board Five, state senators and city council members joined a Zoom conference call April 9 to discuss finances for the small businesses of Manhattan and resources for residents enduring the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apr 10, 2020 In The News

Queens Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney is calling for Congress and the White House to provide relief for the United States Postal Service in the next COVID-19 stimulus package after learning about the devastating impact the crisis has had on their finances.

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