Press Releases

Dec 16, 2002 Press Release

Washington, DC -- In response to recent actions by the Bush Administration at a United Nations conference in Bangkok, Thailand, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) released the following statement:

Dec 16, 2002 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C.: When thousands of laborers, police officers, firefighters, and rescue workers selflessly raced to ground zero after the September 11th attacks, the entire nation recognized their courage and heroism, but now - 15 months later - the federal government is balking at a decision to fund the medical program that could monitor the long term health needs of these recovery workers.

Dec 13, 2002 Press Release

NEW YORK - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), the Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the bipartisan, 119 member Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, released the following statement today in response to news that European Union leaders at the Copenhagen summit have invited the Republic of Cyprus into the union:

Dec 12, 2002 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. - Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (NY), former ranking Democrat of the House Census Subcommittee, joined Rep. Henry Waxman (CA), the ranking Democrat of the House Committee on Government Reform, and eight other Democratic members of the Committee today in the release of a preliminary analysis of corrected data from the 2000 Census. A copy of the analysis and a summary of the data are available on the web page of the minority staff of the Committee on Government Reform, www.reform.house.gov/min.

Dec 12, 2002 Press Release

Rep. Henry A. Waxman and ten other Democratic members of the House Committee on Government Reform today released a preliminary analysis of adjusted data from the 2000 Census in a letter to Speaker Hastert and Minority Whip Elect Pelosi. A copy of the letter and a summary of the data are available on the web page of the minority staff of the Committee on Government Reform, www.reform.house.gov/min

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.

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