Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), today submitted the following statement to the Congressional Record on H.R. 748, the CARES Act.
New York, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement following senate passage of the latest COVID-19 emergency legislative package.
The Senate was about to approve the largest recovery bill in U.S. history on Wednesday night when Minority Leader Chuck Schumer hit pause, realizing something was missing — revised language designed to bar President Donald Trump from getting money for his own businesses.
The $2 trillion congressional coronavirus assistance package would provide badly needed relief for millions of Americans and businesses but little for one organization already in desperate financial health.
The U.S. Postal Service has been in money trouble for years. Now, covid-19, the disease the virus causes, is forcing the quasi-governmental agency into a fight for its life.
Several New York representatives called for a boost to the nonprofit museum industry as its funding streams dry up and its doors remained closed.