Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) voted in support for today’s Hurricane Sandy relief package, H.R. 152, which passed the House by a vote of 241-180. This relief package provides assistance to small businesses, individuals and local governments hardest hit by the storm. In addition, this bill invests in long-term rebuilding and critical infrastructure.
WASHINGTON — With Hurricane Sandy aid still pending in the House, freshman Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) offered his first amendment which would require Congress to respond to the critical disaster relief needs within one week of a federal disaster declaration.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) received his second committee assignment for the 113th Congress and will be serving on the House Agriculture Committee.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) urged his colleagues to support H.R. 41, which will provide Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) with additional funds to carry out the National Flood Insurance Program in response to Hurricane Sandy. The legislation passed 354-67. Below are his remarks and a link to the video:
WASHINGTON - Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney was officially sworn in as a Member of the 113th Congress today and is busy getting to work for the constituents of New York’s 18th Congressional District. Today, he began pressing for immediate action on a disaster relief bill for those impacted by Hurricane Sandy.