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Nov 27, 2001 Press Release
The World Trade Center is still burning - but the federal government is already wavering on its $20 billion commitment to help New York. We need the ALL federal aid we were promised - not next year, not next month, not tomorrow. We need it yesterday.
Nov 27, 2001 Press Release
NEW YORK: Today, a coalition of New York residents, small businesses, hospitals, and unions detailed the devastating financial costs they incurred as a result of the September 11 terrorist attacks. At a morning event at Penn Station, the group urged the U.S. government to provide full and adequate aid to help New York recover from the most costly and tragic attack on the nation since Pearl Harbor.
Nov 15, 2001 Press Release

WASHINGTON: Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) - the former ranking Democrat of the House Census Subcommittee - responded today to a federal court ruling in Oregon that ordered the U.S. Census Bureau to release its statistically corrected count of U.S. residents:

Nov 14, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON: Today, election reform legislation to protect overseas voters moved forward as it was included in a highly anticipated, bipartisan election reform bill introduced in the House.
Nov 9, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON: The U.S. House of Representatives this week appropriated $500,000 for a New York University Medical Center study on the potential causes of high breast cancer rates on Manhattan's East Side, neighborhoods along the East River, and in Rockland County. Specifically, the study will investigate environmental factors that may be related to increased rates of breast cancer. The $500,000 appropriation was voted on as part of the fiscal year 2002 Veterans Affairs, Housing and Urban Development and Independent Agencies Appropriation conference report. After the Senate votes on the conference report, the President is expected to sign the legislation into law.
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Nov 8, 2001 Press Release

WASHINGTON: The U.S. House of Representatives today passed a $250,000 appropriation for Carnegie Hall to support the Hall's effort to enhance its arts education and cultural enrichment programs. Specifically, the funds will help complete the Hall's Third Stage Project, a new intermediate-sized venue for educational and culturally diverse music initiatives. The $250,000 appropriation was voted on as part of the fiscal year 2002 Veterans Affairs, Housing and Urban Development and Independent Agencies Appropriation conference report. After the Senate votes on the conference report, the President is expected to sign the legislation into law.

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Nov 8, 2001 Press Release

WASHINGTON: The U.S. House or Representatives passed an $80,000 appropriation today for the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens, Inc. and its T.E.E.N. Society Program, a pregnancy prevention initiative for teenagers. The appropriation was voted on as part of the fiscal year 2002 Veterans Affairs, Housing and Urban Development and Independent Agencies Appropriations conference report. After the Senate votes on the conference report, the President is expected to sign the legislation into law.

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Nov 7, 2001 Press Release

First, I'd like to thank UNFPA for all of their hard work in producing this important report.

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Oct 23, 2001 Press Release
NEW YORK: Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (Manhattan, Queens) responded strongly today to a report released by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) that designates only $9.8 billion in federal aid to New York of the original $20 billion package appropriated for relief and recovery efforts after September 11, 2001.
Oct 17, 2001 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - After today's announcement from the Bush administration that it was not correcting the Census, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement:

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