Jun 26, 2013 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision to rule the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional and strike down Proposition 8:
Jun 25, 2013 Press Release
Newburgh, NY — Representative Sean Patrick Maloney will begin the “Speak with Sean” series by holding Neighborhood Office Hours in both Washingtonville and Monroe on Saturday, June 29th. Neighborhood Office Hours are an opportunity for constituents to visit one-on-one with Rep. Maloney so they can share any questions, comments and concerns with Rep. Maloney.
Jun 25, 2013 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down a key portion of the Voting Rights Act, which passed originally passed almost five decades ago and was reauthorized in 2006 with overwhelming bipartisan support.
Jun 24, 2013 Press Release
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of National Small Business Week, Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney visited neighborhood small businesses in the Village of Goshen and spoke with local business owners and community leaders about partnering together to help strengthen small businesses in the Hudson Valley. Led by Lynn Cione of the Goshen Chamber of Commerce, Rep. Maloney and Assemblyman James Skoufis toured multiple small businesses along Main Street including Trailside Treats, Steve’s Deli, Sunoco, A&F Tire & Battery and Joe Fix Its.
Jun 20, 2013 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) today voted against the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013 after the inclusion of last-minute draconian Tea Party amendments. The Farm Bill failed in the House of Representatives by a vote of 195-234. The Senate passed a similar bill without the Tea Party provisions by a vote of 64-35.
Jun 19, 2013 Press Release
Newburgh, NY – Representative Sean Patrick Maloney released the following statement in celebration of Juneteenth, the oldest, nationally-celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States, which is observed on June 19:
Jun 18, 2013 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney strongly opposed H.R. 1797, which attacks the Roe v. Wade protection of a woman's right to choose by banning almost all abortions after 20 weeks. Tea Party extremists forced the bill through the House Judiciary Committee along partisan lines with no exceptions to survivors of rape or incest. H.R. 1797 now requires a mandatory reporting requirement, forcing survivors of rape and incest to pursue a government permission slip.
Jun 13, 2013 Press Release
After years of delay, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney announced his support for a new FBI office at Stewart Airport. This week, Maloney urged the Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Robert Muller and GSA Northeast Regional Administrator Denise Pease to expedite this relocation of the FBI New York Field Office’s Hudson Valley Resident Agency to Stewart Airport, in the Town of New Windsor.
Jun 12, 2013 Press Release
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney issued the following statement in response to reports of IBM’s decision to lay off employees which could include the East Fishkill and Poughkeepsie locations. In addition to partnering with the New York Department of Labor Rapid Response team, Maloney announced that that he will begin working with other elected officials and community leaders to create a Community Transition Team that brings community leaders and organizations together to leverage resources to help families through these difficult situations.
At the invitation of Representative Sean Patrick Maloney, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck joined Maloney to visit three Superfund sites in the Hudson Valley to assess progress on the cleanup of contamination at these hazardous waste sites.