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May 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today marks the beginning of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, which commemorates the history, contributions, and achievements of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community throughout the month of May.

Apr 30, 2020 In The News

Neither snow, rain, heat nor gloom of night may stay the Postal Service from its appointed rounds, but lawmakers warned Thursday that coronavirus shut it down if Congress does not come up with a bailout soon.

Apr 30, 2020 Newsletter
Yesterday, Speaker Pelosi named me to the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis. I am honored to join Chairman Clyburn and my esteemed colleagues on this panel. More on this and other updates from Congress, New York State, and New York City below.
Apr 29, 2020 In The News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Wednesday the Democratic members who will serve on a newly established oversight panel with broad authority to oversee the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Apr 29, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney urged New York City’s public housing authority to step in and end ad hoc efforts to distribute masks, gloves and hand sanitizer in its sprawling apartment complexes Wednesday.

Apr 29, 2020 Newsletter
On Tuesday, I joined with Congressman Peter King to lead a bipartsan group of the New York Delegation in an appeal to House and Senate leadership to provide immediate help to the Postal Service.The Postal Service is experiencing extreme hardship because of the coronavirus crisis while continuing to provide an essential service for the entire country. We need to answer its call for help. This morning, I joined with House Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth and House Appropriations Chairwoman Nita Lowey to introduce H.R. 6628, the Congressional Power of the Purse Act, to protect against the President abusing his power and reassert Congress's sole constitutional authority in deciding how federal dollars are spent. More on this and other updates from Congress, New York State, and New York City below.
Apr 29, 2020 In The News

Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced her choices for the newly created Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Wednesday, which is intended to monitor federal coronavirus expenditures.

Apr 29, 2020 In The News

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday filled out the Democratic roster on a special committee overseeing coronavirus relief spending, naming six new members to the newly created panel, including some of President Trump's harshest congressional critics.

Apr 29, 2020 In The News

Top House Democrats unveiled a bill Wednesday that would rein in what they see as the Trump administration’s abuse of congressional spending powers in its Ukraine aid freeze and diversion of federal cash to the border wall.

Apr 28, 2020 Press Release
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Peter King (R-NY) today led 21 members of the New York Congressional Delegation in a bipartisan appeal to Congressional leadership to provide immediate help for the Postal Service.