Congressman Sean Maloney

Representing the 18th District of New York
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Nov 25, 2014 Press Release

As part of a pervasive telephone scam, many New York taxpayers are receiving unsolicited calls from individuals demanding payment while fraudulently claiming to be from the IRS. With these tax scams continuing across the country, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) and Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman warned taxpayers in the Hudson Valley to watch out for these scam calls.    

Nov 18, 2014 Press Release

Newburgh, NY -  Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released the following statement today condemning the murder of four individuals, including three Americans, in an attack in a Jerusalem synagogue: 

Nov 12, 2014 Press Release
Representatives Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) and Chris Gibson (NY-19) commended the Senate introduction of their bill to prevent the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) from implementing the new Hudson Valley capacity zone. In July, the Maloney-Gibson legislation to prohibit funds from enforcing FERC’s new capacity zone overwhelmingly passed the House of Representatives and is now before the Senate as part of the FY 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill. Maloney and Gibson originally introduced legislation to prohibit the capacity zone in March 2014.
Nov 11, 2014 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney released the following statement on Veterans Day:
Nov 8, 2014 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney issued the following statement on the assault of Josef Kucher, a small business owner in Port Jervis.
Oct 29, 2014 Press Release

Newburgh, NY - Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released the following statement marking the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy.

Oct 28, 2014 Press Release
Following the National Transportation Safety Board’s Railroad Accident Brief, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) urged passage of the Passenger Rail Reform and Investment Act (PRRIA) which would allow for significant investments in positive train control (PTC). In the report, the NTSB noted that “contributing to the accident was the absence of a positive train control system that would have automatically applied the brakes to enforce the speed restriction.” In addition, Rep. Maloney called for the appointment of at least two safety experts to serve on the board and the MTA Board Safety Committee - a number of board members are holdovers after their term expired in recent years. This week, MTA announced the hiring of a Chief Safety Officer to begin in December.
Oct 23, 2014 Press Release

Newburgh, NY- Hudson Valley Lighting broke ground this morning on their 140,000+ square foot world headquarters. This development is proof positive that when federal, state, and local governments work together to solve problems and promote local business, progress follows.

Oct 23, 2014 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18), Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus, and Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro announced $23,314,000 federal investment to strengthen six bridges in Orange and Dutchess Counties. This investment through the Federal Emergency Management Administration’s (FEMA) Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) will strength flood-prone bridges, repair existing damage due to past flooding, and protect families, businesses and communities from future flooding.
Oct 22, 2014 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) and County Executive Steve Neuhaus announced $100,000 investment to expand and promote local farmers' markets. Supported by Maloney in the 2014 Farm Bill, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) grant will invest in the promotion of 15 farmers’ markets and create a winter and new summer market.