Healthcare

Congresswoman Maloney passionately believes that everyone deserves effective, affordable healthcare. That is why she voted for the Affordable Care Act and has long supported protecting and strengthening Medicare and Medicaid. Carolyn has also focused on preventative care and disease research, and has been a longtime supporter of strong federal investments in our public health and research efforts. Carolyn has written and supported legislation that saves …

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Immigration

Congresswoman Maloney has always been proud that America is a nation of immigrants, and she believes that legal avenues to citizenship should be available to hardworking members of our society. Carolyn has pursued comprehensive and compassionate immigration reform that protects our borders but is still dictated by our American values and human decency. There are countless hard-working immigrants who want nothing more than to be …

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Supporting Working Families

Carolyn Maloney has spent her career fighting to help New York families. Our nation’s workforce is changing rapidly — few families still have one parent in the workforce and another staying home with children. Instead, we have seen many more two-worker and single-parent families, who face real challenges balancing work and home. Carolyn understands this, so she has introduced, sponsored, and pushed for laws that …

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Consumer Protection

Carolyn Maloney has always fought for consumer protections — with great success for regular New Yorkers. She authored and supported common-sense legislation to protect families from fraud, identity theft, and predatory lending. Rep. Maloney personally crafted laws to keep New Yorkers – and the nation – safe, including: – Credit Cardholder’s Bill of Rights ( CARD Act). Credit Cardholder’s Bill of …

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Fighting for Women

Congresswoman Maloney has always been on the front line in the fight for women’s rights – breaking down barriers, defending a woman’s reproductive rights, and expanding economic opportunities. Her career has been a series of firsts. Maloney is the first woman to represent New York’s 12th Congressional District; the first woman to represent New York City’s 7th Council district (where she was the first woman …

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Gun Safety

Carolyn Maloney has consistently fought to keep New York safe from the threat of gun violence. Too many innocent Americans are killed by guns each year, by accident or otherwise. Carolyn has never faltered in her fight for the victims of this needless violence, and has worked tirelessly throughout her career to push for legislation that enhanced gun safety and keeps guns out of …

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Jobs and the Economy

Carolyn Maloney is the Ranking Democrat and past Chair of the Joint Economic Committee, a body serving both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S Senate. She’s has taken n on a leading role in addressing the nation’s economic problems and has fought for consumer protections. In addition, as a member and subcommittee chair of the House Committee on Financial Services, she has …

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LGBT Rights

Throughout her career, Carolyn Maloney has been a champion for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights. In a country that prides itself on acceptance and diversity, Carolyn knows that we cannot tolerate discrimination against LGBT Americans. Carolyn was one of the first people in Congress to fight for marriage equality, and as a member of the LGBT Equality Caucus she is doing everything possible to …

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9/11 Health and Compensation

The original sponsor and author of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, Rep. Maloney has been a stalwart champion and longtime leader in the fight to make sure our 9/11 first reponders and survivors have the health care and compensation they deserve.  Thanks to tireless efforts of first responders, advocates, Jon Stewart, Rep. Maloney and the entire New …

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Standing Up for New York

Carolyn Maloney’s number one priority is fighting for New York. From bringing back billions of dollars in federal funding for our subway system to expanding affordable housing and improving our schools, Carolyn Maloney knows how to get results for our city. Here are some highlights of her work: Second Avenue Subway – For nearly a century, people have been talking about building a Second Avenue …

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