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Jun 23, 2021 Newsletter

Dear Friend,


As our city, state, and country continue to confront the COVID-19 pandemic, I write today to update you and your loved ones with the most important information during this ever-changing pandemic landscape. 


Jun 23, 2021 In The News

Members of Congress pressed acting US Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Janet Woodcock on Wednesday to ban all flavored e-cigarettes, saying the sweet and fruity flavors are attracting too many children and teens.

But Woodcock would not be drawn on whether the agency plans to ban or otherwise limit the sale of flavored vapes later this year.

Jun 23, 2021 In The News

Congressional investigators are expanding their inquiry of Emergent BioSolutions, the operator of a troubled Maryland vaccine-making plant, to encompass the firm’s relationship with the two companies that hired it to produce their shots.

Jun 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — At today’s Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis hearing entitled “Lessons Learned: The Federal Reserve’s Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic,” Congresswoman Carolyn B.

Jun 22, 2021 In The News

A senior Democratic lawmaker has warned the Federal Reserve against raising interest rates too soon, highlighting the risk of a political backlash as the US central bank begins to ponder the withdrawal of monetary support.

Jun 21, 2021 In The News

Jude Graham has always wanted to give blood.

“It’s personal,” Graham told Spectrum News’ Samantha-Jo Roth, noting that his desire to donate dates back to high school and his service in the military — and when his younger cousin needed a bone marrow transplant a few years ago.

Jun 21, 2021 In The News

If your business falls victim to ransomware and you want simple advice on whether to pay the criminals, don't expect much help from the U.S. government. The answer is apt to be: It depends.

Jun 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Chair of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, today joined President Joe Biden at the White House as he signed S. 475, the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, into law. The landmark legislation establishes Juneteenth — which is celebrated annually on June 19th — as a federal holiday.


Jun 17, 2021 In The News

New York Democrats want JPMorgan Chase to return the overdraft fees the bank collected during the pandemic — and to scrap the hated charges altogether.