Press Releases

Aug 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congresswoman Keith Ellison (MN-5) this week led 30 other Members in a request to Secretary of Commerce Wilber l. Ross that he “quickly appoint new leadership and ensure that the [Census] Bureau has sufficient funds to fulfill its constitutional mandate and conduct a complete and accurate 2020 decennial census.”

Aug 14, 2017 Press Release

“This weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Virginia, showed, without a doubt, that the cancers of White Supremacy and anti-Semitism are alive and growing in the United States.

Aug 11, 2017 Press Release

In response to tensions escalating between the United States and North Korea, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement:

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Aug 4, 2017 Press Release

NEW YORK—On Tuesday, August 1, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined her constituents at NYPD Precincts 13, 17, and 19 in Manhattan to celebrate National Night Out Against Crime, a nation-wide community event to take a stand against crime.

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Aug 1, 2017 Press Release
Maloney hosted roundtable with healthcare professionals and patient advocates to discuss remaining threats to ACA & how to improve the law

NEW YORK—Following the failure of Senate Republicans’ proposals to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) hosted a roundtable at NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue with healthcare professionals, patient advocates, and concerned constituents to discuss the future of the health care law.

Jul 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney joined Rep. Ted Poe this week to introduce H.R. 3415, the bi-partisan Megan Rondini Act, to require that hospitals have a Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) available at all times or have a plan in place to transport patients to a nearby hospital with an available SAFE.

Jul 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – In response to President Trump’s announcement that he will ban transgender Americans from serving in the U.S. military, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), member of the LGBT Equality Caucus, released the following statement:

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Jul 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) and Rep. Patrick Meehan (R-Pa.) and this week introduced H.Con.Res. 72, which expresses the sense of Congress that child safety is the first priority of custody and visitation adjudications, and that state courts should improve adjudications of custody issues in instances where family violence is alleged.

Jul 20, 2017 Press Release
New legislation would triple prison sentence to 15-years

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) and Dave Trott (R-MI-11) introduced the bipartisan Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation (SAFE) Act, legislation that would increase the federal penalty for female genital mutilation from 5 years to 15 years in prison and encourage states to implement reporting requirements for suspected genital mutilation:

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