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May 29, 2020 In The News

An Interior Department official misused his position to get his son-in-law hired at the Environmental Protection Agency, according to a government investigation released Friday.

May 29, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), sponsor of H.R.943, the Never Again Education Act, released the following statement after the legislation was signed into law today. The Never Again Education Act supports Holocaust education across the country by bolstering the already expansive educational resources at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM). 

May 29, 2020 In The News

Tensions escalated Friday between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and congressional Democrats, as lawmakers requested formal interviews with one former and six current senior State Department officials, and Pompeo accused Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) of “hackery” and “character assassination.”

May 29, 2020 In The News

Senior House Democrats are demanding more information on what they say is a bad deal for U.S. taxpayers struck by President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin involving ventilators.

May 29, 2020 In The News

Democratic lawmakers on Friday announced they will seek interviews with “key officials” as part of an expanded investigation into President Donald Trump’s decision to fire State Department Inspector General Steve Linick.

May 29, 2020 In The News

ALBANY — New York lawmakers passed legislation late Thursday ensuring families of public employees who die of coronavirus while working on the front lines of the pandemic will receive “line-of-duty” death benefits.

May 29, 2020 Press Release

The murder of George Floyd is sickening and gut-wrenching. His life was stolen by an officer whose duty was supposed to be to serve and protect, not to brutalize and kill. I am relieved to see that this officer was finally arrested and charged today, but so much more must be done to stop our nation’s vicious cycle of police brutality. 

May 28, 2020 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY- Today, Congresswoman B. Maloney (NY-12) announced two new initiatives to promote American manufacturing, save jobs here at home, and save lives.

May 28, 2020 Newsletter
On Tuesday, I joined with various stakeholders to introduce H.R. 7011, the Pandemic Risk Insurance Act of 2020 (PRIA). Millions of small businesses, nonprofits, mom-and-pop shops, retailers, and other businesses are being left out in cold and will never be able to financially recover from the coronavirus crisis because their business interruption insurance excludes pandemics. We cannot allow this to happen again. Also on Tuesday, I hosted a briefing for members of the Committee on Oversight and Reform with Christi A. Grimm, the Principal Deputy Inspector General (IG) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), on her office’s ongoing oversight of HHS’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. And today, I joined with other committee chairs in sending a letter to Secretary of State Michael Pompeo seeking information about President Donald Trump’s decision to spend U.S. taxpayer funds to purchase ventilators from Russian President Vladimir Putin that are not only unsafe for use in the United States, but were manufactured by a subsidiary of a Russian company currently under U.S. sanctions.
May 26, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — If we can have terrorism insurance, why not protection for pandemics?

That's the aim of a new bill offered Tuesday by Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), modeled on similar legislation passed after the 9/11 terror attacks to jumpstart a construction industry that couldn't get coverage for new projects.

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