Congressman Sean Maloney

Representing the 18th District of New York
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Apr 28, 2017 Press Release

Newburgh, NY – Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) announced more than $1.1 million in federal funding for Head Start of Eastern Orange County, Inc. This investment will support Early Learning and Head Start programs that provide education and development services for low-income children. Since joining Congress, Rep. Maloney has secured more than $6 million in federal Health and Human Services (HHS) investments for Head Start programs in Orange County alone.

Apr 13, 2017 Press Release

Newburgh, NY – Less than a year after announcing $6.7 million in investments for several projects along I-684, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney, New York State Senator George Latimer, New York State Assemblyman David Buchwald, and Bedford Supervisor Chris Burdick announced another massive road repair investment of $6.5 million to repave a dilapidated stretch of I-684 between Harris Road and Route 35.

Apr 3, 2017 Press Release

Under President Trump’s Budget Proposal, Program Could Lose Necessary Funding

Mar 20, 2017 Press Release

Poughkeepsie, NY— In response to the heroin and opioid epidemic, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) joined Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro and City of Poughkeepsie Mayor Rob Rolison in Poughkeepsie to introduce federal legislation to combat the opioid and heroin crisis and stop mass incarceration of abusers and low-level drug offenders nationwide.

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

Newburgh, NY - Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) issued the following statement after a CSX freight train derailed in Newburgh.  

“I am getting sick and tired of issuing statements about dangerous train derailments – this time only blocks from my office in Newburgh. I’m glad to hear reports that no one was killed but even one injury is too many. It’s got to stop.

Feb 27, 2017 Press Release

Newburgh, NY — Following the release of the first round of blood test results for Newburgh residents concerned about PFOS and PFOA exposure from drinking contaminated water, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) announced that he will introduce The Investing in Testing Act, which will require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to conduct a two-year study into the long-term health effects of this exposure. Many residents tested above the national average for PFOS and PFOA, but there is little data on the chemical’s impact on human health.

Feb 22, 2017 Press Release

New Windsor, NY — On George Washington’s birthday, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) joined elected officials, veterans and service organizations at the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor in New Windsor to announce the introduction of The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor Commemorative Coin Act. The bill would honor the Hall with a commemorative coin provided by the U.S. Mint, and proceeds from sales of the coin will go to the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor to allow the organization to develop and renovate their facilities.

Feb 16, 2017 Press Release

During the Call, 66% of Respondents Opposed Muslim Ban

Feb 13, 2017 Press Release

COPS Grant Provides Funding to Hire Additional Police Officers

Jan 19, 2017 Press Release

Reps Say Top Brass At DOD Must Intervene By Ordering Air Force To Install Filtration System, At No Cost To Newburgh; “While a Full Investigation is Ongoing, We should Take Common Sense Action Today to Prevent Further Contamination,” Say Reps

Reps To DOD: Take Remedial Action Now to Prevent Known PFOS Source from Further Contaminating Newburgh Waterways