Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee opened an investigation into sexual abuse in organized sports days after disgraced doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for sexually abusing young athletes under the guise of medical treatment.
WASHINGTON, DC—In the wake of victim statements at Larry Nassar’s sentencing, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) is calling on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (OGR) to launch an investigation into USA Gymnastics, the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC), and Michigan State University’s shocking failure to keep these athletes safe.
The House will vote on legislation next week to force athletic organizations to report sexual abuse allegations more quickly in the aftermath of the sentencing of gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.
A bipartisan group of women lawmakers have called for investigations into USA Gymnastics and the U.S.
Congress is close to finalizing legislation that imposes new requirements on amateur and Olympic sports organizations to report suspected sexual abuse, something that would coincide with increased public pressure to address scandal within the Olympic community.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), House Ranking Member of the Joint Economic Committee and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment, released the following statement explain the economic consequences of the Trump Shutdown.
On Monday at noon, after the government was technically shut down for two days, the Senate agreed to end the stalemate over a spending bill, with the Congress expected to follow, according to multiple reports.
Meanwhile, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney has been in Washington, where she spent the weekend prepping for the Monday vote.
Will I continue to receive my Social Security and SSI checks?
WASHINGTON — A North Carolina National Guard infantry battalion called off a training exercise that had been planned for a year. Flu samples from around the country will no longer be collected and tested. A skeleton staff of workers at the Internal Revenue Service girded themselves to answer a deluge of questions about the new tax law.