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Mar 27, 2018 Newsletter

Dear Friend,

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.

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Mar 27, 2018 Press Release

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.

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Mar 27, 2018 In The News

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. 

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Mar 24, 2018 In The News

Funding research to cure breast cancer is an important goal of the new Breast Cancer Awareness commemorative coin program.

Mar 23, 2018 Press Release

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.

Mar 23, 2018 Newsletter
This coming Wednesday, March 28 at 3:30pm I am hosting listening session at Eleanor Roosevelt High School on gun safety and gun violence prevention. Since February 14, when 17 innocent lives were taken in Parkland, FL, students all over the country have made their voices heard; on social media, in the news, and last week, by walking out of class. After this weekend’s March for Our Lives I wanted to create a space in which NY 12’s students could voice their concerns directly to me.
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Mar 22, 2018 Press Release

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.

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Mar 22, 2018 Press Release

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.

Mar 22, 2018 Press Release

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.

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