Second Filing Period will extend to January 20, 2017
New York, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) who authored legislation to hold government-owned French railway Société Nationale de Chemins de Fer Français (SNCF) liable for its actions in transporting Holocaust victims to their deaths in Nazi concentration camps, celebrated the news that claims are now being paid. A historic agreement reached by U.S.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congressman Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, yesterday hosted a joint meeting with U.S. Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt, ahead of his swearing in on September 28, to discuss the future of Greece and the relationship between Greece and the United States.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B.
Maloney and NASA Deputy Administrator Discuss Importance of STEM Education
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), was presented with a United States flag, New York State flag and Administrator’s coin by NASA Deputy Administrator Dr. Dava Newman today. The Congresswoman spoke to Dr. Newman about NASA’s programs and the need to encourage more young people to embrace STEM.
WASHINGTON – During Thursday’s hearing of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC), Ranking Democrat Carolyn B.
NEW YORK – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Congressman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Congressman Peter T.
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement commemorating the 15th Anniversary of 9/11.
NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Congressman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Congressman Peter T.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, previously passed by the Senate, sending the bill to the President’s desk.
Yesterday Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) introduced H.R. 5970, the SHAME Act. The bi-partisan bill will ensure that federal judges have the ability to publish the names and photographs of criminals convicted of buying sex from a minor or a sex-trafficking victim.
It’s official: the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act has expired.
Oct. 3 marks a crucial date for more than 30,000 Americans: the expiration of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
It is named after former NYPD first responder James Zadroga, who died of a respiratory disease he likely contracted from the twin tower’s toxic, dust-ridden environment in the aftermath of 9/11.
WASHINGTON — Comedian Jon Stewart apologized to 9/11 first responders Wednesday saying it was embarrassing that they had to plead with Congress to renew their health and compensation coverage.
Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart joined several dozen 9/11 first responders on Capitol Hill Wednesday morning to push Congress to pass a permanent extension of a bill to compensate those who became sick after working at Ground Zero after the Sept. 11 terror attacks.
WASHINGTON — Comedian Jon Stewart rallied 9/11 first responders Wednesday by saying sorry.
“I am here today basically to apologize to all these men and women, that you had to come down here today,” Stewart said. “I am embarrassed for our country. I am embarrassed for New York.”
WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork) — Retired New York City firefighter Ray Pfeifer worked on the pile at Ground Zero. Now he’s working to stay alive, living with advanced kidney cancer since 2009.
“I am the luckiest Stage 4 cancer guy out there,” he said. “I can’t complain. I have 14 more years than my friends did.”
Soon after the horrific destruction of the World Trade Center towers 14 years ago, bumper stickers abounded in parallel with the nation’s grief. “Never Forget,” one proclaimed with great resolve. “We Will Always Remember,” promised another.