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Apr 9, 2019 In The News

Stephen Moore, the economic commentator whom President Donald Trump plans to nominate to the Federal Reserve Board, lacks the expertise and political independence needed to help set interest rates for the U.S. economy, a top Congressional Democrat said on Tuesday.

Apr 5, 2019 Newsletter
This week, the House passed important bills to expand and renew the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), condemn the Trump Administration’s latest effort to take away Americans’ health care, and to end U.S. involvement in the war in Yemen. I was proud to vote for and support these measures and am especially pleased to tell you that VAWA included a provision I authored to continue and increase funding to process DNA evidence, including untested rape kits, which helps victims get justice and put perpetrators behind bars.
Apr 4, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), author of the Debbie Smith Act, voted to pass H.R. 1585 - the Violence Against Woman Reauthorization Act of 2019, a bipartisan, robust, long-term Violence Against Women Act reauthorization. The landmark legislation, first enacted in 1994, saves lives through critical initiatives designed to combat domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
Apr 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, co-chair of the House Census Caucus and author of the Census IDEA Act, led 75 of her colleagues in an official request of the Appropriations Committee to provide at least $8 billion in funding to the Census Bureau today.

Mar 29, 2019 In The News

The United States economy grew by 2.2 percent in the fourth quarter last year, according to updated numbers released by the government on Thursday.

Mar 29, 2019 Newsletter
Dear Friend, I’m writing today with another weekly update to fill you in on some key votes I took in Washington and a new report and piece of legislation I unveiled today.
Mar 29, 2019 Press Release
New York, NY – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Vice Chair of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC), unveiled new legislation, the Nonprofit Relief Act of 2019, to undo damage caused by the 2017 Tax Act.
Mar 28, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congressmembers Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Brenda Lawrence (D-MI), and Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) introduced the bipartisan Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act to create a national museum dedicated to American women’s history. The bill has 26 bipartisan original cosponsors.
Mar 27, 2019 Press Release
“Passing the Paycheck Fairness Act is critical to the financial security of women and families – and will be a boost for the economy as a whole. Women are the sole or primary breadwinners in half of US households with children. According to some estimates, equal pay could cut poverty among working women and their families by more than half and add more than half a trillion dollars to the US economy. This legislation is long overdue, and I proudly voted for it."
Mar 27, 2019 Press Release
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), sponsor of the House resolution in support of U.S. ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and whose congressional district includes the United Nations headquarters, today sent a letter to Secretary of State Michael Pompeo regarding reports of dozens of visas denied to women who wished to attend the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) annual conference in New York City.

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