Washington, DC — Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) and representatives from Planned Parenthood Hudson-Peconic, condemned recent partisan efforts to shut down the federal government in order to defund Planned Parenthood and detailed the disastrous consequences such efforts would have for Hudson Valley women and families.
Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed U.S. Representative Sean Patrick Maloney’s bipartisan veterans bill. Rep. Maloney’s Disabled Veterans Red Tape Reduction Act (HR 2935) will allow veterans to have their medical examinations done by physicians outside the VA system to help process veterans’ disability claims faster.
Newburgh, NY – Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released the following statement marking the anniversary of the September 11th attacks, and called for the reauthorization of James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act. Rep. Maloney will also join local officials at memorial ceremonies later today in Cornwall and at Cornerstone Park in Carmel.
Washington, DC – Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released the following statement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA):
Newburgh, NY – Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) announced that his office will be raffling off 50 tickets to watch Pope Francis' address to Congress at 10am on Thursday, September 24th. These tickets are for lawn seats outside the Capitol, and Rep. Maloney will host a meet and greet for constituents after the speech concludes.
Montgomery, NY — Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney announced an investment of $5,023,500 from the Department of Transportation for the Orange County Airport. The funding will be used for the environmental mitigation of runway construction, as well as runway construction for Taxiway A’s northern section.
Poughkeepsie, NY — Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney announced an investment of $504,000 from the Department of Transportation for the Dutchess County Airport. The funding will be used for the replacement of the existing airfield electrical vault, which has reached the end of its useful life.
Washington, DC — Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney released the following statement regarding the hate crimes that took place during the Jerusalem Pride Parade:
Newburgh, NY — Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney announced a major investment of $248,700 for a fire and rescue boat for the Newburgh Fire Department.
Poughkeepsie, NY — Today, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney announced a major investment of $959,455 for the Poughkeepsie Fire Department to hire new full-time firefighters. This investment, secured through the Department of Homeland Security, will allow the department to hire seven new firefighters.
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CITY OF NEWBURGH — Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney will open an office in Newburgh on Monday.
Federal budget cuts affecting schools, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and other programs and institutions throughout the Hudson Valley and Catskills lumbered into reality on Friday, as last-minute talks in Washington to avert them sputtered.
President Barack Obama and congressional leaders will make a final attempt at a pre-deadline compromise at a White House meeting this morning to avoid the automatic sequester cuts, but top lawmakers conceded the prospects were dim for a deal in the short term.
Delayed flights. Closed government offices. Services brought to a standstill. Employees told to stay home and forget about collecting a paycheck.
That's what may be in store today in the Hudson Valley as sequestration takes effect and federal officials begin to cut more than $85 billion in federal expenditures.
Agriculture is one of Hudson Valley's leading industries and local farmers are fighting to keep it that way. Farmers from across the region turned out for an Agricultural Town Hall Meeting hosted by Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney. YNN's Meredith Zaritheny was there and has more on how local leaders and farmers are teaming up to save the farming way of life.
A congressman from New York’s Hudson Valley will hold an Agriculture Town Hall gathering Wednesday in Orange County. The forum comes as Congress begins to consider a long-term farm bill.
Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney will hold the forum in Warwick. He says he wants to hear the concerns and priorities of local farmers and producers.
WARWICK — Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney will have a public forum Wednesday on farming issues.
Maloney, a freshman Democrat representing Orange County, serves on the House Agriculture Committee.
He said he wants to “hear the concerns and priorities of our local farmers and producers” as Congress resumes debating the stalled Farm Bill.