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May 7, 2019 Press Release
The House Financial Services Committee is expected to vote on Maloney’s Corporate Transparency Act this week

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today announced that her legislation (H.R. 2513, the Corporate Transparency Act) to crack down on money laundering in the U.S. through anonymous shell companies is gaining strong support from a broad coalition of stakeholders on and off Capitol Hill.

May 6, 2019 Press Release

New York, NY – After a weekend of violence in Israel and Gaza, during which nearly 700 rockets were fired at Israel from Gaza, prompting retaliation from Israel, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following statement.

May 3, 2019 Press Release
Legislation would crack down on anonymous shell companies and allow law enforcement to “follow the money”

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Congressman Peter King (R-NY), and Congressman Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) today introduced H.R. 2513, The Corporate Transparency Act to require companies to disclose their true, beneficial owners at the time the company is formed to prevent bad actors from using anonymous shell companies to thwart law enforcement and hide their illicit activities.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement after voting to pass H.R. 9: The Climate Action Now Act, bold legislation to confront the climate crisis.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), sponsor of the bipartisan Never Again Education Act, released the following statement.

“Today, on Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, we honor the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust. It is in their memory that we say ‘Never Again’.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA), lead sponsors of the Gun Violence Prevention Research Act of 2019, released the following statements after it was announced that the proposed House Labor-HHS-Education funding bill for fiscal year 2020 includes $50 million for gun violence research.
May 1, 2019 Press Release
Rep. Maloney Requested that the Speaker intervene after DOJ refused to defend the 1996 law
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), who last week wrote a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi urging her to step in to defend the law banning Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), today praised the Speaker’s announcement that the House of Representatives has filed a motion to do just that. This comes after the recent U.S. Department of Justice decision to not defend the 1996 law after it was ruled unconstitutional by a federal court judge in Michigan.
Apr 30, 2019 Press Release
Following the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties hearing on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), the first Congressional hearing on the ERA in 36 years, Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Jackie Speier (D-CA), Tom Reed (R-NY), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee; and Steve Cohen (D-TN), Chair of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties; and Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) joined with Academy Award winning Actor and Activist Patricia Arquette, Award winning Actor and Activist Alyssa Milano, and ERA advocates to call for the amendment’s ratification.
Apr 29, 2019 Press Release
"On Monday, the first day of National Infant Immunization Week, the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that at least 704 people in the United States have been sickened this year by measles. This is the greatest number of cases in a single year in 25 years, and makes it clear how absolutely vital it is for parents to make sure their children are vaccinated. More than 500 of the people infected were not, and more than one-third of the cases are children younger than 5.
Apr 25, 2019 Press Release
An Equal Rights Amendment is Necessary to Make Clear Congress Can Enact Legislation to Protect Women from Human Rights Abuses and Discrimination

NEW YORK, NY — Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined elected officials, and Equal Rights Amendment advocates to condemn a recent U.S. Department of Justice decision to not  defend a federal law banning FGM/C, to call for Speaker Pelosi to step in to defend the law, and call for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). Congresswoman Maloney is the sponsor of H.J.

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Feb 11, 2019 In The News

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY – Just days after Amazon reportedly began to re-consider its move to NYC, the retail giant got some Queens love.

Feb 5, 2019 In The News

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney speaking at a press conference in New York on February 4, 2019. Credit: Danielle Ziri

Feb 5, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON (JTA) — A bipartisan slate of House members introduced a bill that would grant money to Holocaust education in schools.

The Never Again Education Act would establish the Holocaust Education Assistance Program Fund in the U.S. Treasury. The bill would combine appropriated funds and private donations.

Feb 5, 2019 In The News

After much debate and delay, President Trump is scheduled to deliver his State of the Union address tonight at 9 p.m.

Feb 2, 2019 In The News

The federal Bureau of Prisons said Saturday that work to restore power to a detention center in New York City where inmates have gone without heat and electricity for a week will be completed by Monday.

But a congresswoman who visited the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn for the second time on Saturday said officials are not taking the situation seriously enough.

Feb 1, 2019 In The News

The city has reached an agreement with the federal government that provides a new roadmap forward for NYCHA and the 400,000 residents who live in its 334 development across the five boroughs.

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