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Feb 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, released the below statement in response to President Trump’s executive orders concerning the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act reforms and the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Duty rule.

Feb 2, 2017 Press Release
Condemns vote repealing background check provision
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), member of the House Democratic Caucus’ Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to reverse an Obama Administration effort to provide Social Security Administration information on individuals with severe mental health disorders to the federal gun background check system.
Jan 31, 2017 Press Release
Also named to two other subcommittees on House Financial Services Committee

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement after being named Ranking Member on the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment and member of the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, and Terrorism and Illicit Finance subcommittees.

Jan 30, 2017 Press Release

In reaction to the terror attack at a Quebec City mosque during Sunday night prayers, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

Jan 30, 2017 Press Release

After President Donald Trump issued an executive order appointing White House Chief Strategist and Senior Counselor Steve Bannon to the National Security Council’s Principals Committee while removing the director of national intelligence and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of their seats on the same committee, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

Jan 29, 2017 Press Release

New York, NY -- On the eighth anniversary of the signing of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), a leading advocate for equal pay for equal work and chief sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment in the House, released the following statement:

Jan 29, 2017 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), senior member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, called on the Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings to launch an investigation into how the executive order banning and restricting immigration signed on Friday came to fruition.

Jan 28, 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 Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Senior Center, to warn about how repeal  of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will raise drug costs while cutting healthcare for this demographic.

Jan 27, 2017 Press Release

In response to reports that the Trump Administration is considering cutting funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement.

Jan 26, 2017 Press Release
Maloney confirmed reports indicating new Administration will prioritize Second Avenue Subway Expansion

New York—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney announced that the Trump Administration plans to include Phases 2 and 3 of the Second Avenue Subway in its list of infrastructure building priorities. An unconfirmed leaked copy of the list estimates that $14.2 billion could be allocated for the project.


Jan 25, 2018 In The News

Congress is close to finalizing legislation that imposes new requirements on amateur and Olympic sports organizations to report suspected sexual abuse, something that would coincide with increased public pressure to address scandal within the Olympic community.

Jan 25, 2018 In The News

A bipartisan group of women lawmakers have called for investigations into USA Gymnastics and the U.S.

Jan 22, 2018 In The News

On Monday at noon, after the government was technically shut down for two days, the Senate agreed to end the stalemate over a spending bill, with the Congress expected to follow, according to multiple reports.

Meanwhile, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney has been in Washington, where she spent the weekend prepping for the Monday vote.

Jan 20, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON — A North Carolina National Guard infantry battalion called off a training exercise that had been planned for a year. Flu samples from around the country will no longer be collected and tested. A skeleton staff of workers at the Internal Revenue Service girded themselves to answer a deluge of questions about the new tax law.

Jan 12, 2018 In The News

A first-strike ceremony for the first U.S. commemorative coin struck in pink gold, the Breast Cancer Awareness gold $5 coin, was held Jan. 12 at the West Point Mint in New York.

Dec 22, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON — A three-member board meant to settle disputes between federal workers and their direct employers remains unable to function because two of its politically appointed slots remain unfilled, creating a backlog of unsettled claims that could take years to address.

Dec 20, 2017 In The News

Members of New York’s congressional delegation joined law enforcement and gun safety advocates at City Hall Saturday to slam House passage of the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, which require all states to honor a permit to carry a concealed firearm from any other state, regardless of how relaxed those state permitting laws may be.

Dec 19, 2017 In The News

Democratic House members announced two new bills on Monday designed to combat the “corporate culture of secrecy” that helps protect workplace sexual harassers.

Dec 18, 2017 In The News

A House Democrat unveiled legislation on Monday that would prevent businesses from deducting the costs of buyouts for employees accused of sexual misconduct to lower the amount of taxes owed.