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Nov 7, 2016 Press Release

Following the news of the passing of former US Attorney General Janet Reno, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement: 

"Today we mourn the loss of a pioneering, brilliant woman, former Attorney General Janet Reno.

Oct 25, 2016 Press Release
Project is already providing new amenities to the community, including the newly redesigned plaza on 63rd and 3rd

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney was joined by community advocates, 2nd Ave Subway business owners, transit rider advocates and local elected officials to release her final report card on the MTA’s progress towards completing Phase 1 of the 2nd Avenue Subway.

Oct 24, 2016 Press Release

NEW YORK—On Sunday, October 23, 2016, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney joined a panel of distinguished women’s rights activists, including Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, for a paneled community dialogue, known as the Seneca Falls Dialogues, in the birthplace of the suffragist movement.

Oct 19, 2016 Press Release

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) presented Rebecca Reich with the Congressional Award Silver Medal for her dedication to bettering herself and her community. The ceremony took place in the Congresswoman’s Manhattan office, where she praised Rebecca for her accomplishments.

Oct 13, 2016 Press Release

In response to news that Boko Haram released 21 of the more than 200 Chibok schoolgirls they are holding captive, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

Oct 13, 2016 Press Release
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New York—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness Month luncheon in honor of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation and the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin. Maloney took the opportunity to call for submissions to the U.S. Mint’s design competition, encouraging all artists to participate.

Oct 12, 2016 Press Release

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement in response to the resignation of Wells Fargo CEO, John Stumpf. Maloney, the Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and GSEs, had called on Mr.

Oct 6, 2016 Press Release

NEW YORK – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) outlined priorities for cybersecurity of the financial system today at Symphony’s “Innovate 2016” conference.

Sep 30, 2016 Press Release
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) asked Wells Fargo Chairman and CEO John Stumpf to “formally extend Wells Fargo’s review of accounts back to — at least — 2007” in a letter today following up on his responses at yesterday’s House Financial Services Committee hearing in which he would not commit to this extension despite evidence that the abusive and illegal practices under investigation may date back to that time.
Sep 30, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement commemorating Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, which begins at sundown on Sunday, October 2.

“I want to wish all those celebrating a Happy Rosh Hashanah. I hope this time will be joyful and meaningful for the worldwide Jewish community as friends and family gather for this time of joy and reflection.


Nov 7, 2015 In The News

If the U.S. House of Representatives has an outstanding talent, it is its ability to reveal ugliness where no one ever thought to look for it.

It changed leadership last week, yet progress can still be hijacked by a self-absorbed misanthrope masquerading as a budget hawk.

Nov 3, 2015 In The News

New York advocates for permanently funding a 9/11 victim compensation fund unleashed blistering words Monday against U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Roanoke, who they claim is trying to water down funding and limit the fund to just five more years.

Nov 3, 2015 In The News

A powerful House Republican has emerged with a message for thousands of sickened Ground Zero rescue and recovery workers: You are heroes for five years; after that, drop dead.

Nov 2, 2015 In The News

A 9/11 cleanup worker who lost part of his foot at Ground Zero on Monday stood at the site of the terror attack and called the Virginia congressman trying to water down a bill that would help first responders “an a--hole.”

Nov 2, 2015 In The News

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — 9/11 survivors are calling out a group of lawmakers backing a new bill that would undermine the effort to revive the expiring Zadroga Act helping sick first responders.

Nov 2, 2015 In The News

For Ray Pfeifer, the repercussions from his days as a NYC firefighter responding in the aftermath of 9/11 are severe. From the World Trade Center cough to now stage four renal cancer that has spread to his bones has left him in a wheelchair.

Nov 2, 2015 In The News

Politicians, first responders and advocates converged near the World Trade Center Monday to deride a Republican proposal that they claim guts the Zadroga Act and leaves firefighters, cops and others suffering toxic effects of 9/11 without the health care and compensation they deserve.

Nov 2, 2015 In The News

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y) and other Democratic lawmakers on Monday will join firefighters who are demanding healthcare benefits for 9/11 first responders.
The healthcare fund for the firefighters and police officers who were diagnosed with cancer and other diseases after responding to the terrorist attacks began to expire last month.

Nov 2, 2015 In The News

Elected officials and supporters of the Zadroga Act say a Republican proposal to temporarily extend the bill has fallen short.

The program that monitors and treats September 11th first responders expired in September after Congress failed to renew it.

Oct 29, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON — Advocates for the heroes and victims of 9/11 are howling over a half-hearted new Republican proposal to reauthorize the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.