Late last night, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced the latest in the Trump Administration’s long string of actions meant to compromise and politicize the 2020 Census – he is adding a question about citizenship. I have been and will continue to fight this – the census is too important for political games.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, co-chair of the House Census Caucus and author of the Census IDEA Act, released the following statement after Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced that a question regarding respondents’ citizenship status will be included on the 2020 decennial census.
Democrats are calling for the elimination of a question on citizenship slated to be placed on census forms starting in 2020, arguing that its addition is a "discriminatory decision" by the Trump administration.
The Democratic backlash follows the Department of Commerce's announcement that the citizenship question would be reinstated Mondayevening.
NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Lt.
Funding research to cure breast cancer is an important goal of the new Breast Cancer Awareness commemorative coin program.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), today expressed her support to Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan for a commemorative stamp in honor of the late New York Representative Bella S. Abzug.
WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), today led a group of their New York and New Jersey colleagues in voicing their continued opposition to helicopter tourism in light of the March 11 helicopter crash in New York City’s East River that killed five passengers.
WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), co-chair and co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, today introduced a House Resolution calling for a fair and mutually agreed-upon name for the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, or FYROM, according to U.S. foreign policy priorities.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), author of H.R. 19, Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act, released the following statement on the inclusion of $2 million designated for the Smithsonian Women’s Initiative in the FY2018 Omnibus spending package.