Washington, DC -- Today, on the 82nd Anniversary of Congress sending the 19th Amendment to states for ratification, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, the author of the woman's equality amendment (ERA), released a state-by-state report of Members of Congress that have yet to co-sponsor the Constitutional Amendment -- despite the fact that the states they represent ratified the ERA in the past, or their home-state constitutions include language almost identical to the federal amendment awaiting approval. The report can be viewed at: www.house.gov/maloney/proerastates.htm
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NEW YORK: Last night at a public hearing held by the Lower-Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC) and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) highlighted the glaring absence of the Second Avenue subway in a preliminary proposal for the future of lower-Manhattan.
Washington, DC - Today, Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), the lead Democrat on H.R. 1877, praised her colleagues for passing this important piece of legislation. The Child Sex Crimes Wiretapping Act gives federal agents the authority to wiretap suspected sex predators and child pornographers.
Washington, DC -- Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney announced that 206 of her colleagues in the House of Representatives have co-sponsored the Women's Equality Amendment, the highest total in any Congress in 20 years. At a bipartisan press conference on Capitol Hill, Maloney said the best gift Congress could give Mother's on Sunday is the gift that keeps on giving - constitutional equality.
Washington, D.C.- Today the State Department announced the selection of a three-member team that will visit China this month to provide an 'objective' assessment of the activities of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).