WASHINGTON, DC – As community advocates, doctors, elected officials, and public health professionals gather for national public health week, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) and Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) introduced legislation today to address the issue of gun violence across the United States.
WASHINGTON, DC – Following the announcement that the Administration will cease all funding to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), a strong defender of international family planning and UNFPA, released the following statement:
Today is Equal Pay Day but it is not a day we celebrate; it is a day we commemorate. It is the day that symbolizes how far into the year women need to work to make what men did in the previous year because of the gender pay gap.
NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), co-chair of the House Census Caucus, was joined by LGBT Network CEO David Kilmnick, and LGBTQ advocates to speak out against the Commerce Department’s decision to reverse its plan to add questions to the 2020 census regarding sexual orientation and gender identity.
NEW YORK — LGBTQ Americans will not be counted in the 2020 U.S. Census.
A draft of the 2020 Census survey was released with proposed questions on sexual orientation and gender identity. But advocacy groups are outraged after the questions were quickly removed the same day.
New York’s Democratic elected officials breathed a sigh of relief last week when Republican leaders in Washington withdrew the American Health Care Act before it could reach a vote in the House.