New commemorative coin would generate funds for breast cancer research and awareness at no cost to taxpayers
Economy adds 280,000 nonfarm jobs in May
WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), Ranking Democrat of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC), Friday released the following statement about the announcement by the Department of Labor that the economy added 280,000 nonfarm jobs in May, and the unemployment rate remained essentially the same at 5.5 percent.
Two bills would increase federal funding for gun violence research, ensure that only authorized users can operate handguns
Washington (June 2, 2015) – As community advocates, clergy, elected leaders and victims call for action today on National Gun Violence Awareness Day, Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) introduced two pieces of legislation to address the gun violence that is gripping communities across the country.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) has introduced the Firearm Risk Protection Act (H.R. 2546) to require liability insurance coverage for gun owners. Maloney introduced identical legislation in the 113th Congress.
WASHINGTON – Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Andy Barr (R-KY), and 252 other House Members have asked the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for a grace period that would help lenders and home buyers comply with a new regulation.
Decries Economic Price Women Pay for Having Children
WASHINGTON – Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Member Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) this week called on Congress to help close the gender pay gap by enacting legislation to raise the minimum wage, provide paid leave upon the birth or adoption of a child, ensure affordable day care and prohibit retaliation against employees who complain about gender wage discrimination.
WASHINGTON — A background check is required when a Federal Firearm Licensee wants to sell firearms at a gun show, but no such requirement exists for private sales. The ATF says that makes gun shows a major trafficking channel for illegal guns. To address this problem, Congresswoman Carolyn B.