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Feb 22, 2017 Press Release
NYC Releases its Final Spending Report on Protections from Election Day to Inauguration Day

New York – Following NYPD Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill’s release of the final costs to New York City’s taxpayers for protecting the President Elect and his family between Election Day and Inauguration Day, Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Feb 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), hosted a telephone town hall Thursday evening, speaking with 23,000 constituents throughout her district. During the town hall, the Congresswoman addressed questions regarding the Trump Administration, the Affordable Care Act, climate change and gun safety, among other topics brought up by NY-12 residents.

Feb 17, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman met with Seniors to discuss how the ACA improved Medicare

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today met with seniors and Upper East Siders for Change at Stein Senior Center, to warn about how repeal  of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will raise drug costs while cutting healthcare for this demographic. The Congresswoman vowed to continue fighting Republican attempts to repeal the ACA without a viable replacement plan.

Feb 13, 2017 Press Release
Members reintroduce Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act

WASHINGTON, DC – Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD-5), Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10), Don Beyer (D-VA-8) and Jamie Raskin (D-MD-8) renewed calls today to extend paid leave protections to federal workers as they reintroduced the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act (FEPPLA). Reps.

Feb 10, 2017 Press Release
Reintroduce the Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) and Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX-2) renewed efforts to give the federal government more funding and resources to go after pimps and traffickers with the reintroduction of the Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act.

Feb 8, 2017 Press Release
NYFW Spring 2017 begins on February 9th

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) celebrated the start of the Spring 2017 New York Fashion week by releasing a new fact sheet outlining the economic benefits that the Fall and Spring Fashion Weeks and the fashion industry bring to New York City. Rep.

Feb 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), lead sponsor of the  James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act, released the following statement today following the announcement that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and New York Attorney General filed suit to hold parties accountable for allegedly scamming 9/11 heroes out of money.

Feb 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement after Betsy DeVos was confirmed as the next U.S. Secretary of Education by a 51-50 vote in the Senate.

Feb 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement.

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Feb 15, 2018 In The News

To the Editor:

Re “Census Sabotage,” by David Leonhardt (column, nytimes.com, Feb. 9): I couldn’t agree more about just how important the 2020 census is and what is at stake if we get it wrong.

Feb 14, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON – A Democratic congresswoman on Wednesday asked the chairman of a committee investigating the case surrounding disgraced sports medicine doctor Larry Nassar to expand the probe to include the actions of the FBI, the U.S. Department of Education and the NCAA.

Feb 9, 2018 In The News

The U.S. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has opened an investigation Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and other institutions tied to ex-MSU doctor Larry Nassar.

Feb 8, 2018 In The News

The House Oversight Committee said Thursday it will launch an investigation into former gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar, who was sentenced recently after being accused of decades of sexual abuse, and how organizations including USA Gymnastics failed to stop the wrongdoing.

Feb 5, 2018 In The News

Despite a rivalry between New York City and California in the world of technology, Reps. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) and Joseph Crowley (D-Queens/Bronx) have joined forces to share best practices for expanding high-tech sectors.

Jan 31, 2018 In The News

Queens’ congressional leaders said that while President Donald Trump was relatively restrained in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday night, they believed his words were divisive.

During Trump’s 80-minute speech, he discussed the Republican tax bill, trade, the economy and immigration.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News

Ahead of tonight’s State of the Union address by President Donald Trump, some Congress members from Queens have announced that they will bring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients as their guests.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News

In a testament to the reach of the #MeToo movement, Democratic women in the House of Representatives were inspired by women in Hollywood to wear all-black to tonight’s State of the Union address.

Jan 26, 2018 In The News

Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee opened an investigation into sexual abuse in organized sports days after disgraced doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for sexually abusing young athletes under the guise of medical treatment.

Jan 25, 2018 In The News

The House will vote on legislation next week to force athletic organizations to report sexual abuse allegations more quickly in the aftermath of the sentencing of gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.

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