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Aug 7, 2001 Press Release
NEW YORK, City Hall: Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (Manhattan, Queens) spoke out today, with New York City Public Advocate Mark Green, Bronx Borough President Fernando Ferrer, and a host of civil rights advocates, calling for federal hearings and an investigation into the Bush administration's refusal to release Census data that could prevent the loss of, at a minimum, $850 million to New York City in federal funding over the next ten years. The group sent this urgent request to Senators in Washington who could investigate the administration's actions immediately.
Aug 2, 2001 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), author of several bills defending the rights of women who choose to breastfeed, was the keynote speaker at the United States Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) congressional luncheon and briefing. USBC used the event to launch its strategic plan: Breastfeeding In The United States: A National Agenda. The strategic plan is a reflection of the recommendations set forth in the Surgeon General 's document HHS Blueprint for Action on Breastfeeding as well as the Healthy People 2010 breastfeeding goals.

Aug 2, 2001 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY - Originally requested in September of 1997, the final Roosevelt Island Seawall Study performed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACOE), was received this week by the Roosevelt Island Operating Committee (RIOC) and Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY). The study investigated the condition of the seawall that structurally supports Roosevelt Island as well as the non-sea-walled, South-End shoreline of the island. The seawall study states, “While imminent failure is not a concern, an appropriate preventative maintenance program should be undertaken.”

Jul 27, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- After learning that the Bush Administration has nominated Lou Kincannon to become the next Director of the Census Bureau, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement:
Jul 25, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- More than 200,000 people were killed in the recent war in Bosnia, leaving thousands of children parentless and without homes. Last night, on the floor of the House of Representatives, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) urged the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to work with the Bosnian government in support of programs to help children affected by war. The following are excerpts from her statement:
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Jul 25, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Late last night, when the Foreign Operations Appropriations FY 2002 bill passed in the US House of Representatives, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) praised her colleagues for protecting US funding to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
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Jul 25, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Late last night, when the US House of Representatives voted on the Foreign Operations Appropriations FY 2002 bill, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney submitted the following statement against the Global Gag Rule into the Congressional record:
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Jul 20, 2001 Press Release

NEW YORK: In a recent letter to Jane Garvey, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY 14th) and Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY 8th) urged the FAA to complete accurately a long-overdue, Congressionally mandated report on the impact of helicopter noise on individuals in densely populated areas.

Jul 18, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Statement by Rep. Maloney upon tie vote on her amendment to the 2002 Commerce, Justice, State Appropriations bill.
Jul 18, 2001 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, the U.S. House of Representatives rejected on a party-line vote an amendment authored by Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) to ask the Census Bureau to release data about the count of America's homeless.

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