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Apr 15, 2020 Newsletter
Last night, after President Trump's announcement that he would be suspending our funding to the World Health Organization (WHO), I joined with Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, the Chairman of the Oversight Subcommittee on National Security, in urging the President to immediately restore funding, especially during this global pandemic. I am also continuing to monitor the Administration's response to the coronavirus crisis and the Oversight Committee is continuing our oversight work of the various agencies responding to the pandemic.
Apr 15, 2020 In The News

Four Queens lawmakers and students in Astoria are urging the New York City Department of Education to make feminine hygiene products available at all meal hubs throughout the city. 

Apr 14, 2020 Newsletter
As Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, I continue to monitor the progress of 2020 Census. In light of the Administration's announcement yesterday of a delay in field work due to coronavirus, I am seeking additional information from the Census Bureau. Today, I joined with House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters and Oversight Economic and Consumer Policy Subcommittee Chairman Raja Krishnamoorthi to request information from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) on the agency’s preparedness for a financial crisis as coronavirus poses a threat to the stability of the nation’s economy.
Apr 13, 2020 In The News

With the coronavirus pandemic disrupting plans for the ongoing 2020 census, the Trump administration is asking Congress to pass a law that would change major deadlines that determine the distribution of political representation and federal funding for the next decade.

Apr 13, 2020 In The News

The Trump administration is asking Congress to push back statutory deadlines for the 2020 Census amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Apr 13, 2020 Newsletter
As the USPS continues to provide essential services to Americans across the country, I am working to make sure this vital service gets the funding it needs in our next coronavirus relief package. I am also working with my colleagues and staff to make sure that the small businesses in our community can access the support they need and deserve as we all contend with the economic effects of social distancing and our efforts to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. The Paycheck Protection Program needs more funding and must be accessible and available to all small businesses -- including those that are minority and women-owned.
Apr 13, 2020 In The News

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Census Bureau wants to delay deadlines for the 2020 head count of all U.S. residents because of the coronavirus outbreak, a move that if approved by lawmakers would push back timetables for releasing data used to draw congressional and legislative districts, officials said Monday.

Apr 12, 2020 In The News

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney and representatives from the Small Business Administration held a Q&A panel to answer questions about the Paycheck Protection Program, applying for loans for small businesses and potential funding for needs around the city.

Apr 12, 2020 In The News

Members of Manhattan Community Board Five, state senators and city council members joined a Zoom conference call April 9 to discuss finances for the small businesses of Manhattan and resources for residents enduring the COVID-19 pandemic.