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May 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), Ranking Democrat on the U.S. Congress's Joint Economic Committee (JEC), today released the following statement on the Department of Labor's announcement that the economy added 223,000 nonfarm jobs in April and the unemployment rate edged down to 5.4 percent. 

May 8, 2015 Press Release
New Yorkers Emily Rafferty and Pat Mitchell appointed by Pelosi will round out Commission

NEW YORK -- Congressional leaders have now appointed all eight members of the National Women’s History Museum Commission and planning can begin on establishing a National Women’s History Museum in our nation’s capital. The commission was established by bipartisan legislation sponsored by Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN).

May 7, 2015 Press Release
Joint Economic Committee Democrats details economic contributions of Mothers in new report

NEW YORK – In anticipation of Mother’s Day, Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Democrat Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) released a new report that found the economic security of two-thirds of American families depends upon a mother’s earnings, and that mothers typically contribute about 40 percent to their families’ overall income.

May 5, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) Congressman Luke Messer (IN-06), who both serve on the House Financial Services Committee, introduced legislation last week that would require Federal banking regulators to include municipal bonds under the Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR).  This change will help encourage financial institutions to continue to invest in local communities following new regulatio

May 1, 2015 Press Release

Chart showing the decline in the real value of the minimum wage from $22,600 for a full-time worker in 1968 to $15,080 in 2014WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Democrat Ranki

Apr 30, 2015 Press Release
Export-boosting bank and 164,000 American jobs it supports are on the chopping block

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today signed her name to a list of Democrats who are demanding a vote to extend the charter of the Export-Import Bank. Without Congressional action, the bank, which operates at no cost to taxpayers, will be eliminated on June 30.

Apr 28, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement on reports that 200 girls and 93 women were rescued from the Boko Haram Islamist militant group during a Nigerian military operation in the Sambisa Forest.

Apr 24, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) and Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today called on House leaders to schedule a vote on the Senate-passed Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act. Poe and Maloney sponsored similar legislation, which passed the House unanimously in January.

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