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Dec 12, 2014 Press Release
Maloney, Blackburn, Collins, Mikulski and Norton hail passage as major victory for women

WASHINGTON – After 16 years of work, a bill to form a commission on the creation of a National Women’s History Museum (H.R. 863/S. 398) will soon become law. Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) and Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) hailed the achievement as a major victory for women.

Dec 11, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman worked for months to provide hundreds of millions of dollars for affordable housing

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today released the following statement applauding the Federal Housing Finance Agency for directing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to allocate funds to the Housing Trust Fund and Capital Magnet Fund pursuant to the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA).

Dec 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today lauded the inclusion of $50 million in funding for the Department of Defense Peer-Reviewed Cancer Research Program. The funding level represents a doubling of the previous year’s funding level of $25 million.

Dec 10, 2014 Press Release
Law is essential to New York City economy

WASHINGTON – After months of debate and negotiation, the House of Representatives today passed a bill to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act for an additional six years by a vote of 417-7. Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Dec 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today praised the members of the House Appropriations Committee for including in the 2015 Omnibus Appropriations bill an additional $41 million to eliminate the national backlog in DNA Rape Kit Analysis.

Dec 10, 2014 Press Release
New U.S.-French Agreement would payout $60 million

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
Congresswoman led fight to bring French to bargaining table, authored Holocaust Rail Justice Act

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:

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