Press Releases

Oct 19, 2018 Press Release

“Jamal Khashoggi knew that without freedom of expression and freedom of the press, the world, and especially Saudi Arabia, could not and would not move toward more free societies. For this, and for speaking truth to power, he was viciously murdered.

Oct 16, 2018 Press Release
Event hosted by Mount Sinai, 9/11 Health Watch and 9/11 WTC Health Program to help survivors and families navigate the VCF claims process

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), author of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act and its reauthorization, will address 9/11 survivors, first responders, and victims’ families tonight at a 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) Workshop at the Icahn School of Medicine.

Oct 16, 2018 Press Release
FACT: 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime The Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin helps raise private funds for breast cancer research Coin sales end on December 31, 2018

NEW YORK, NY  –  Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) rang the opening bell at NASDAQ in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and held a press conference to discuss the importance of funding research. Rep. Maloney was joined by the President and CEO of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) Myra Biblowit, BCRF Chair William Lauder, BCRF Scientific Director Dr.

Oct 14, 2018 Press Release

New York, NY – Following reports of alleged assaults by the hate group known as the “Proud Boys” on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

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Oct 12, 2018 Press Release

Bipartisan Legislation Would Ensure that 9/11 First Responders & Survivors Who Become Sick with Certified 9/11 Illnesses in the Future would be Covered by VCF Program

Oct 9, 2018 Press Release

“Anyone in this country who is a working a full-time job should be able to support themselves and their family – period. In response to sustained public pressure, as well as economic forces, Amazon recently increased its minimum wage to $15. It’s long past time for the federal government to do the same.

Oct 6, 2018 Press Release

Following the vote to confirm Judge Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) released the following statement.

Oct 6, 2018 Press Release

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) marched in the 38th annual Korean Parade and K-Town Festival with Ambassador Hyo Sung Park, leaders and representatives of the Korean American Association of Greater New York (KAAGNY), and fellow elected officials.

Oct 3, 2018 Press Release
Sales of the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin have potential to raise millions of dollars for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), author of the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act, today praised the U.S. Mint for their new Breast Cancer Awareness 2018 Coin and Stamp Set unveiled at the beginning of October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Oct 2, 2018 Press Release
Our 9/11 Heroes Answered the Call When We Were Attacked, & Now Congress Needs to Extend The Program to Support Them & Their Families, Permanently

On the heels of today’s announcement that the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) could run out of funding before its expiration date in 2020 and with cancer rates among 9/11 first responders continuing to rise, U.S. Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), U.S. Representative Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), U.S. Representative Peter T. King (NY-2), U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E.

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