Press Releases

Dec 10, 2002 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), and other lawmakers sent a letter to Secretary of State Colin Powell asking him to clarify the role John M. Klink has been playing at several UN Conferences. Mr. Klink, who attended these conferences as a US representative and adviser, is said to have been making assertions about US foreign policy, which is against the policy of anyone serving as an adviser or US representative.
Dec 5, 2002 Press Release

Today, the Commerce Department released adjusted census data to Reps. Henry A. Waxman (D-CA), Wm. Lacy Clay (D-MO), Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), and the thirteen other Democratic members of the House Government Reform Committee.

Dec 3, 2002 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) released their 25th State of the World Population report. The report, titled "UNFPA State of World Population 2002: People, Poverty, and Possibilities." The report highlights the important role reproductive health care plays in the fight against global poverty.
Nov 27, 2002 Press Release
NEW YORK: With just three days to go before the arbitrary ending of an application period for a vital 9/11 aid program, New York members of Congress are urging FEMA today to fix serious problems in the program that prevented many 9/11 victims from receiving much needed help, and then to extend the deadline for applicants.
Nov 22, 2002 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), the former ranking Democrat of the House Census Subcommittee, hailed the Justice Department's announcement that the government will not seek an appeal of the 9th Circuit decision to uphold a FOIA request for corrected 2000 Census data.
Nov 20, 2002 Press Release
At a press conference in front of Engine Company 44, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney made the following statement:
Nov 19, 2002 Press Release

NEW YORK: The seaports of New York and New Jersey are highly susceptible to terrorist activity, according to testimony presented today before Members of the House National Security Subcommittee at a Congressional field hearing held in lower-Manhattan. The Subcommittee, within the Committee on Government Reform, held the hearing in New York to look at multi-agency efforts to enhance security at the nation's seaports.

Nov 15, 2002 Press Release

NEW YORK: In response to the shocking IRS decision today to tax a portion of federal 9/11 grants to individuals and families in lower-Manhattan, Congresswoman Maloney made the following statement:

Nov 14, 2002 Press Release
WASHINGTON: A group of New York elected officials urged Governor Pataki today, to lead a renewed effort in Washington for help with staggering budget shortfalls facing the city and state after 9/11. While some of New York's budget woes stem from the slowed national economy, about $8.8 billion in losses was incurred as a result of the terrorist attacks, according to data from City and State budget offices that was found to be 'reasonably approximate' by the federal General Accounting Office. But so far New York has received no aid from Washington to help cover these losses.
Nov 14, 2002 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Representatives Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), and other lawmakers sent a letter to Secretary of State Colin Powell asking him to clarify the Administration's commitment to the International Conference on Population Development (ICPD) Program of Action.

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