With Congress on recess, Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Nydia Velazquez held a joint town hall on April 13 to meet with constituents from their adjacent districts at the Anna Silver School on the Lower East Side.
New York, NY –Today, Rep. Carolyn Maloney joined New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Secretary Hillary Clinton at LaGuardia College where the Governor signed into law the Excelsior Scholarship program, a first-in-the nation program to offer free tuition to all New York public colleges and universities for New York families earning up to $125,000 annually.
The fashion industry represents a huge chunk of New York City’s economy. It generates about $11 billion in wages and employs roughly 6% of the city’s workforce. More than 900 fashion companies have their headquarters in New York. Culturally, the city is the epicenter of US fashion, and one of the top fashion capitals in the world.
In response to reports of a terror attack in Stockholm, Sweden today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:
“Bashar al-Assad and his regime are responsible for one of the greatest humanitarian disasters the world has ever seen, for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people and the displacement of millions. His use of chemical weapons against his own people is absolutely horrific and the recent attack makes clear his moral depravity. The entire world should condemn these atrocities.
WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) led 61 of their colleagues to push for funding for public health research on gun violence at the CDC.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congressman Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) reintroduced the Medicare Demonstration of Coverage for Low Vision Devices Act to help Medicare beneficiaries with low vision lead healthy, safe, and independent lives.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney and Reps. Mike Quigley (D-IL), David Cicilline (D-RI), and 37 other House Democrats called on the Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee to fund the National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) at a level that supports data collection in all 50 states. Rep.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), sponsor of the Campus SaVE Act, and Congressman Pat Meehan (R-PA-7) reintroduced the bipartisan Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) to combat sexual assault on college campuses. Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Dean Heller (R-NV) introduced the Senate companion bill.
WASHINGTON, DC – Following a Joint Economic Committee Hearing examining “The Decline of Economic Opportunity in the United States,” Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), House ranking member on the committee, released the following statement: