Health and compensation for injured and ill 9/11 survivors and responders set to expire without Congressional action
WASHINGTON –Support for a permanent extension of the programs established to aid ailing 9/11 responders and survivors reached a critical milestone today with 102 Members of the House of Representatives, including 24 Republicans, now backing the effort. The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act (H.R. 1786) introduced by Reps. Carolyn B.
Winners of Women’s World Cup paid 4 times less than losers of Men’s tournament
NEW YORK – The United States Women’s National soccer Team has won the World Cup, but their pay from the International Association of Federal Football falls far short of what their male counterparts received. FIFA will award just $2 million to the champions. Those eliminated in the first round of the men’s tournament received around $8 million. Congresswoman Carolyn B.
New Report from Maloney Shows Bank Supports Jobs, Costs Taxpayers Nothing
NEW YORK – As New Yorkers celebrate this 4th of July, hundreds of local businesses and their employees are bemoaning Congressional failure to extend the Export-Import Bank—an 81 year old institution. Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Democrat Carolyn B.
WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Democrat Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., issued the following statement Tuesday on the failure of the Republican Congress to extend the charter of the Export Import Bank before it expires at midnight tonight:
One of the largest infrastructure projects in the Country, Phase 1 of the 2nd Avenue Subway is scheduled to be completed December 2016
NEW YORK—Today Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Council Member Dan Garodnick (District 4), Council Member Ben Kallos (District 5), New York State Democratic Committee Vice Chair Trudy L. Mason, and representatives from Manhattan Borough President Gale A.
WASHINGTON – Chairwoman of the Congressional Skin Cancer Caucus Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) this week joined Congressman Ted Lieu and 16 other House members in urging the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to take action on a proposed FDA rule that would restrict indoor tanning by children under 18.
WASHINGTON – Congressional Hellenic Caucus Co-chairs Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) today urged President Obama to support an agreement with Greece that allows for debt repayment and a sensible economic recovery. The Representatives warn that the financial stability of Greece and the entire Eurozone are at risk if Greece defaults.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in reaction to the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling that legalizes same sex marriage nationwide:
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement in reaction to the King v. Burwell Supreme Court ruling, which upheld tax credits for those who have purchased health insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s federal exchange.
WASHINGTON - Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Democrat Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday that new economic data from all 50 states shows that 38 states and the District of Columbia gained private sector jobs in May, while 48 states gained private sector jobs over the past 12 months.