A potential showdown between the Census Bureau and the House Oversight Committee is looming after the agency refused to make top officials available for questioning about its decision to shorten the time allotted for counting every U.S. resident.
While the Securities and Exchange Commission investigates Kodak, another government investigation is also underway in the U.S House of Representatives.
“I have a number of questions about it. It’s very fishy in many ways," said Rep. Carolyn Maloney.
New York, NY – Today, Congresswoman Maloney (NY-12) met with Williamsburg and Greenpoint small business owners to discuss the difficulties their businesses faced during the COVID-19 crisis.
House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday introduced legislation that would block the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from implementing a series of changes amid the coronavirus pandemic.
WASHINGTON — A new bill proposed in Congress aims to at least partially undo changes at the U.S. Postal Service that have slowed mail delivery and consolidated power in the hands of a Trump political appointee, all ahead of an election when much of America will vote by mail amid the pandemic.
A new bill aimed at reversing organizational and structural changes undertaken at the United States Postal Service by the new postmaster general was introduced to Congress Wednesday.
President Trump says the U.S. Postal Service is incapable of facilitating mail-in voting because it cannot access the emergency funding he is blocking, and made clear that requests for additional aid were nonstarters in coronavirus relief negotiations.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — House Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena top officials at the U.S. Census Bureau after they refused to give interviews to an oversight committee over why the 2020 head count of every U.S. resident was cut short by a month and will stop at the end of September.
NEW YORK, NY – Today, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), the Chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, visited the U.S. Postal Service Morgan Processing and Distribution Center to tour the facility and speak with employees. Joined by USPS staff and National Postal Mail Handlers Union Local 300 members, the Congresswoman released the following statement:
Washington, DC — Yesterday, Representative Carolyn B.