Press Releases

Oct 31, 2018 Press Release
The Never Again Education Act Would Give Educators the Tools & Training They Need to Teach About the Holocaust, Genocide, and Hate

In the wake of the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Dan Donovan (R-NY) formally requested that the House Committee on Education and the Workforce hold a hearing on their bipartisan bill to bolster Holocaust education across the country. The Never Again Education Act (H.R. 5460) was introduced in April 2018.

Oct 29, 2018 Press Release
Bill to Permanently Reauthorize and Fund 9/11 VCF Gains Strong Bipartisan Support Less Than Three Weeks After Being Introduced

Today, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY-10), and Peter King (R-NY-2), Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) released the following joint statement announcing that the House (H.R. 7062) and Senate (S.

Oct 27, 2018 Press Release

"My heart breaks for the Tree of Life Synagogue community in Pittsburgh today and for the Jewish community nationwide. No one should ever need to worry about their safety in their place of worship. Hate and anti-Semitism must never be tolerated in this country. Today's shooting is absolutely horrific. May the memories of all those lost be a blessing.

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.

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