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Dec 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) this week hailed a victory in a decade’s long fight to secure compensation for Holocaust victims who were deported to Nazi death camps aboard Société nationale des chemins de fer français (SNCF) trains. A historic agreement reached by U.S. and French diplomats would establish a $60 million fund to compensate several thousand U.S.

Dec 9, 2014 Press Release
“Our city lost a great man last week when Herman Badillo passed away. A civil rights lawyer who began his career championing the rights of the disenfranchised, he was a powerhouse in New York City politics for fifty years. As the first Puerto Rican elected to Congress and Bronx Borough Presidency, and a host of other firsts, Herman Badillo broke down barriers for the Latino community. A passionate and influential advocate, the city is a better place for his profound impact. Mr. Badillo embodied the notion that if you work hard you can accomplish anything in this city. He will be an inspiration for generations to come. I am deeply saddened by his passing.”
Dec 9, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today testified before the House Rules Committee on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) Reauthorization Legislation introduced by House Republicans. Below are her prepared remarks.

Dec 5, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement applauding a historic agreement reached between U.S. and French diplomats to compensate Holocaust victims who were deported on Société nationale des chemins de fer français (SNCF) trains. Maloney’s efforts helped bring the French to the negotiating table.

Dec 5, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Legislation to terminate Social Security benefits for individuals involved in the Nazi persecutions is heading to the President’s desk after the Senate passed the bill by unanimous consent late last night. Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), who led the fight to pass the legislation in the House of Representatives, released the following statement:
Dec 5, 2014 In The News

PARIS (AP) — Thousands of Holocaust survivors and family members in the United States and elsewhere will be entitled to compensation from a $60 million French-U.S. fund announced Friday — reparations to those deported by France's state rail company SNCF during the Nazi occupation.

Dec 5, 2014 In The News

France has agreed to pay reparations to American survivors of the Holocaust who were deported to Nazi death camps in French trains, after a year of negotiations with the Obama administration.

Dec 5, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), the Ranking House Democrat on the Joint Economic Committee, today released the following statement after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 321,000 jobs and maintained an unemployment rate of 5.8 percent, the lowest unemployment rate since July 2008, during the month of November. This marks the 57th consecutive month of private sector job growth.
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Dec 4, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today participated in a press conference on the need to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act with Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, House Financial Services Committee Ranking Member Maxine Waters and other Democratic Members. Maloney’s prepared remarks follow:

Dec 4, 2014 In The News

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress races to its lame-duck finish, time is running out on a government program that provides a backstop to private-sector insurance against terrorist attacks.

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