Press Releases

May 17, 2000 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Hellenic Caucus Co-Chair, spoke before Hellenic leaders from across the United States and around the world on the need for continued U.S. involvement in the proximity talks between Cypriot President Clerides and Turkish Cypriot Leader Denktash at the 11th Annual PSEKA/SAE Conference.
Apr 25, 2000 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, (D -NY) Ranking Democrat on the Census Subcommittee, demanded that Jim Nicholson and the Republican National Committee stop the shameless use of the Census to raise funds for the RNC and asked the US Postal service to investigate the solicitation. Below is her Statement:
Apr 5, 2000 Press Release

Thank you Mr. Chairman. And welcome to our witnesses Dr. Prewitt, from the Census Bureau, and Mr. Mihm, from GAO. I've seen so much of you lately, it seems like we're becoming old friends.

Apr 4, 2000 Press Release
In today's Washington Post, David Broder reports that Senator Lott and Governor Bush "retreated part-way from their positions about" the Census. But Rep. J. C. Watts of Oklahoma, Chairman of the House Republican Conference, blamed the bureaucracy for including questions that "have raised an unprecedented level of concern," and other Republicans said they would introduce legislation to make responding to the census voluntary, rather than requiring it by law. (4/4/00)
Apr 3, 2000 Press Release
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, (D -NY) Ranking Democrat on the Census Subcommittee, issued the following statement on the "report" released today by the Southeastern Legal Foundation:
Apr 1, 2000 Press Release
Today Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), the Ranking Democrat on the Census Subcommittee, issued the following statement:
Mar 29, 2000 Press Release
WASHINGTON--- Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, Ranking Democrat on the Census Subcommittee today praised Americans for completing the census questionnaire and urged Americans who have not filled out the form to do so soon.
Mar 27, 2000 Press Release
The Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department has issued an opinion that they will use corrected census numbers to determine whether state redistricting plans are in compliance with the Voting Rights Act - and will view as suspect states' use of uncorrected numbers.
Mar 27, 2000 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC -- Thursday, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) submitted remarks into the Congressional Record honoring Greek Independence Day and the Greek Independence Day Parade in New York City on Saturday. Her remarks are attached.

Mar 17, 2000 Press Release
New York - Today, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Manhattan, Queens) released a study showing that seniors in Manhattan pay almost 2½ times as much for prescription drugs as members of large HMOs. New York seniors suffering from exorbitant drug costs joined Maloney and one explained that she pays as much as 1/3 of her annual income for medicines and is often forced to choose between food and prescriptions. One senior gentleman explained that he had cut his pills in half because he could not afford the fully prescribed dosage. Pharmacist Boris Mantell warned that cutting certain coated pills in half poses serious health hazards and should never be done unless advised by a doctor.