Press Releases

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release
Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Keith Ellison (MN-5), Hakeem Jeffries (NY-8), and Bill Foster (IL-11) were joined today by leaders of key consumer groups, including Americans for Financial Reform, U.S. PIRG, and Center for Responsible Lending, as they called on the House to crackdown on unfair overdraft fees by passing H.R. 3606, the Overdraft Protection Act of 2017. Unfair overdraft fees cost consumers $15 billion every year, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. H.R. 3606 would limit financial institutions’ ability to trap consumers in hard-to-understand, costly overdraft protection programs and fees.
Sep 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC  – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined with House Democrats last night in signing a petition to force a vote on the bipartisan DREAM Act, legislation providing a permanent solution to allow young undocumented immigrants brought here as children to remain in the United States legally. 

Sep 25, 2017 Press Release
Republican plan robs New York of $45 billion in healthcare funding, threatens coverage of more than 2 million New Yorkers, and raises healthcare costs

NEW YORK—Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Congresswoman Nydia M. Velázquez   (NY-7), NYC Council Health Committee Chair Corey Johnson, and Patient Advocate Peter Morley gathered on the steps of City Hall to condemn the latest Senate Republican Healthcare plan, commonly known as Graham-Cassidy.

Sep 22, 2017 Press Release
Graham-Cassidy would rob New York of $45 billion in healthcare funding, threaten coverage of more than 2 million New Yorkers, and raise health care costs

Today, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement in response to Senator John McCain’s decision to oppose the latest Senate Republican Healthcare plan, commonly known as Graham-Cassidy. On Monday, September 25th, at 11am on the steps of City Hall, Rep.

Sep 22, 2017 Press Release

TODAY. In response to U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s decision to rescind Obama Administration guidelines aimed at combating campus sexual assault, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), released the following statement:

Sep 20, 2017 Press Release

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) issued the following statement commemorating Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, which begins at sundown on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.

Sep 15, 2017 Press Release

Following news that North Korea launched another missile over Japan, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) called for increased sanctions and the urgent pursuit of all diplomatic options that could help stop North Korea’s reckless threats to the peace and stability of the region.

Sep 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment; today requested information from the CEOs of TransUnion and Experian as to how each company is addressing its information security program in light of the Equifax data breach.

Sep 12, 2017 Press Release
Amendment brings total funding to $49 million - a 36% increase since 2014

WASHINGTON, DC -- The House of Representatives today passed an amendment offered by Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Congressman Steve Cohen (D-TN) to include an additional $4 million in the Fiscal Year 2018 House appropriations package for the U.S.