The House approved legislation Saturday to allocate $25 billion to the US Postal Service and ban operational changes that have slowed mail service around the country.
WASHINGTON — The House interrupted its summer recess on Saturday for a rare weekend session to approve legislation blocking cost-cutting and operational changes at the Postal Service that Democrats, civil rights advocates and some Republicans fear could jeopardize mail-in ballots this fall.
House Oversight Committee Chair Carolyn B.
Washington, DC – Today, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), co-chair and co-founder of the Hellenic Caucus, Frank Pallone, Jr.
Washington, DC — Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in the House of Representatives, released the following statement today in recognition of the 100th Anniversary of the 19th amendment which granted Women’s Suffrage.
NEW YORK, NY – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, joined Postal Union leaders in Union Square as part of a national ‘Day of Action’ in support of the United States Postal Service (USPS), its mission, and postal carriers throughout the country.
"Yesterday, New York City lost a trailblazer. Claire Shulman dedicated her life to bettering the lives of all Queens residents with her remarkable vision and keen political tact. I and so many others are lucky to have called Claire a friend and a colleague and the countless lives she shaped will undoubtedly be felt throughout New York politics for generations to come."
NEW YORK, NY – Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Lower East Side Community Leaders Daisy Paez, Jenny Lam Low, and Sandra Strother, and the U.S. Census Bureau at Grand Street Guild to help residents fill out their Census forms.