WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch’s announcement that the Department of Justice is filing a federal civil rights lawsuit against North Carolina’s illegal House Bill 2, which imposes discriminatory restroom restrictions, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement in support of the Justice Department’s actions:
Congresswoman Urges Congressional Action
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the Obama administration’s announcement Thursday night of new rules to require financial institutions to identify and keep records of the beneficial owners of companies that employ their services, Congresswoman Carolyn B.
Congresswoman works with Zone 126 to bring books to Queens schools through Library of Congress Surplus Books Program
QUEENS— Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) delivered more than 250 new books to schools today in New York City School District 30 in an effort to boost literacy and a love of reading in New York schools. Rep.
Congresswoman introduces new bill to provide support for Community Development Financial Institutions
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) introduced legislation today in the House of Representatives to give small businesses in developing communities more access to affordable credit. H.R.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) applauded today’s news from the Treasury announcing that Alexander Hamilton will remain on the $10 bill and be joined by five suffragettes, that Harriet Tubman will be placed on the new $20 bill and that the new $5 bill will commemorate the Civil Rights Movement and other key moments in our nation’s history.
Bill to help raise private funds for breast cancer research headed to President’s desk
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate passed the bipartisan Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act (H.R. 2722) by unanimous consent yesterday evening, providing a new avenue to raise private funds for breast cancer medical research. The bill, introduced by Congresswoman Carolyn B.
Requests Legislative Hearing on H.R.4450 from Chairman Hensarling
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the recent release of the so-called “Panama Papers,” leaked from the Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) called on Rep. Jeb Hensarling (TX-5), chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services to hold a hearing on legislation that would reduce anonymity in shell companies.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As today’s budget deadline passed with House Republicans refusing to bring any proposal to the floor for a vote, Congresswoman Carolyn B.
WASHINGTON, DC – Following President Obama’s announcement today that he will designate the Sewall-Belmont House, the headquarters for the National Woman’s Party since 1929, as a national monument known as the Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
Study includes most up-to-date income data, broken down by age, race, state and Congressional districts
NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), Ranking Member of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC), released a new report today offering a fresh perspective on the frequently referenced fact that a woman working full time, year-round earns only 79 percent of what a man earns.
The House on Wednesday approved a commission to study building a women’s history museum in Washington, advancing an effort that has beenstalled in Congress for more than a decade. Drafted by Representatives Carolyn B.
Last night, the House approved a bill that could finally make a national women’s history museum a reality. It's a pretty big deal. You might not realize that, because you might not know how long the fight for such a structure has been going on (more than a decade) or how many roadblocks it has hit along the way. Regardless, H.R.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing history textbooks, national parks and landmarks that mostly leave women out, lawmakers on Wednesday revived a long-stalled effort to create a National Women's History Museum in the nation's capital.
Take a trip to Washington and along the Washington Mall, you can visit a natural history museum, or one devoted to space, or even a museum full of Asian art. Congresswomen Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee and Carolyn Maloney of New York want a women’s history museum on or near the Mall, too.
The House on Wednesday in an overwhelming 383-33 vote approved a measure to create a commission to study building a national women's history museum, despite concerns from some conservatives.
The bill would set an 18-month timeline for an eight-member panel to report recommendations for bringing a women's history museum on or near the National Mall.
Washington (CNN) – The election-year attention on women lands directly on the House floor Wednesday, after Republican leaders decided to allow a vote on a National Women's History Museum, changing their approach to the issue.
The U.S. House overwhelmingly voted, 383-33, to establish a bipartisan commission to make recommendations for building a National Women’s History Museum in Washington, D.C.
Marsha Blackburn seems like an unlikely partner for Carolyn Maloney's long-standing legislative effort, but she may be just the ally Maloney needs.
At first blush, it's comedic—New York Democrat Carolyn Maloney and Tennessee Republican Marsha Blackburn seldom agree on anything. Now, finally, the two House members have found some common ground. Not that it was easy.