I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season with family and friends and that your 2020 has been off to a great start.
As we begin the new year, and the second session of the 116th Congress, I wanted to share some of what I’ve been up to.
Opposing a War with Iran and Mistreatment of Iranian Americans
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment, released the following statement today in response to the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) guidance stating that any state ratification of the ERA that occurs after the 1982 deadline should not be recognized.
Credit: House Creative Services
House Democrats sent a letter to the Trump administration Tuesday demanding answers over reports that up to 200 Iranian-Americans were sent for secondary screening and held for up to 12 hours at the Canadian border over the weekend.
NEW YORK, NY – Responding to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s announced proposal for the Empire State Complex in Manhattan, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement.
All the world is a narrow bridge, and the most important thing is to not be afraid.
Local Congressional representatives announce federal aid, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo directs State Police to further increase patrols and security in Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods across the state, as local politicians and community members continue to rally and stand in solidarity with the Jewish community that suffered more hateful attacks since Saturday’s stabbing in Monsey.
Democratic lawmakers are demanding answers from the Department of Homeland Security following several deaths of migrant children in government custody since last year.
WASHINGTON — House Democrats demanded documents from the Department of Homeland Security on Monday to investigate a “troubling pattern of abuse and poor treatment” of migrants, after the death of a 16-year-old Guatemalan detainee and other new revelations.
What a year we’ve had! It’s hard to believe that 2019 is coming to an end. With a new year—and decade—ahead, I wanted to take a look back at all that we accomplished together this year. We got a lot done working for the American people, including: