Press Releases

May 17, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), member of the LGBT Equality Caucus, voted to pass H.R. 5, the Equality Act, to ensure that all LGBTQ Americans are granted the full protections guaranteed by federal civil rights law. The Equality Act extends anti-discrimination protections to LGBTQ Americans with regard to employment, education, access to credit, jury service, federal funding, housing and public accommodations.
May 17, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Following reports that Google has given more than $150,000 in advertising grants to Obria Group, an organization that runs fake medical clinics with a history of falsely advertising medical services to pregnant women, Congresswomen Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today demanded that Google remove these ads from their platform and cease any funding.
May 14, 2019 Press Release
Group calls for bipartisan support and passage of the Corporate Transparency Act
WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Peter King (R-NY), lead sponsors of the Corporate Transparency Act, today joined with the FACT Coalition and the Bank Policy Institute to highlight the need to crack down on anonymous shell companies. Reps. Maloney has been introducing a form of the bill for the last 5 congresses. The bill will be considered by the House Financial Services Committee at the next full committee markup.
May 10, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), chair of the House Census Caucus; Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay, former chair of the Oversight Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census, and National Archives; and Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), chair of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; on Thursday sent a letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan requesting that she consider an investigation into a reported mail piece from the Republican National Committee appearing to be from the US Census Bureau.
May 9, 2019 Press Release
House Passes Bill to Reverse Trump Rule that Allows Insurance Companies to Deny Coverage to People with Pre-Existing Conditions
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), today voted to pass H.R. 986, the Protecting Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions Act, to block the Trump Administration’s dangerous October 2018 guidance that gives states the ability to weaken the Affordable Care Act’s critical protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions. The Congresswoman issued the following statement after the vote.
May 9, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today reintroduced the Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women’s Healthcare Services Act to crack down on false advertising related to family planning and reproductive health services. This bill directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to prohibit reproductive healthcare service providers, including fake women’s health centers, from using deceptive advertising to imply that they provide abortion services when they do not, or that they do not provide abortion services when they do.
May 8, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement after her meeting today with Dr. Sima Samar, Chairperson of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission.
May 7, 2019 Press Release
The House Financial Services Committee is expected to vote on Maloney’s Corporate Transparency Act this week

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) today announced that her legislation (H.R. 2513, the Corporate Transparency Act) to crack down on money laundering in the U.S. through anonymous shell companies is gaining strong support from a broad coalition of stakeholders on and off Capitol Hill.

May 6, 2019 Press Release

New York, NY – After a weekend of violence in Israel and Gaza, during which nearly 700 rockets were fired at Israel from Gaza, prompting retaliation from Israel, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), released the following statement.

May 3, 2019 Press Release
Legislation would crack down on anonymous shell companies and allow law enforcement to “follow the money”

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Congressman Peter King (R-NY), and Congressman Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) today introduced H.R. 2513, The Corporate Transparency Act to require companies to disclose their true, beneficial owners at the time the company is formed to prevent bad actors from using anonymous shell companies to thwart law enforcement and hide their illicit activities.

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