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Rep. Carolyn Maloney

Kosciuszko Bridge (file / credit: Google Maps)

Kosciuszko Bridge Overhaul To Begin This Fall

“There’s [a] tremendous amount of accidents. It’s from five to 30 accidents there than any other area,” Maloney said.

05/31/2013

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Threatening Rep. Maloney Over Gun Control Bill

Ronald Buchanan, of Elmira, N.Y., was charged with aggravated harassment and menacing on Thursday. He was held in lieu of $20,000 bail.

04/19/2013

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Rep. Maloney Says She Received Death Threats Over Gun Control Bill

Rep. Carolyn Maloney said she’s received phone calls Tuesday night at her Manhattan office. She said the calls were answered by young interns, who were “understandably shaken by this experience.”

04/03/2013

A home along the shore in the Rockaways ravaged by Superstorm Sandy - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

N.Y. Congresspeople: Possible Relief Ahead For Sandy Victims’ Insurance Rates

There might be some relief coming for superstorm Sandy victims who are facing skyrocketing flood insurance rates.

03/11/2013

Rep. Bill Pascrell in Moonachie, N.J. - Feb. 25, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Local Lawmakers Warn Of Budget Cuts If Deal Not Reached In Washington By Friday

The $85 billion budget-cutting mechanism could affect everything from commercial flights to classrooms to meat inspections.

02/25/2013

Weill Cornell

Advocates: Federal ‘Sequester’ Cuts Would Hit Medical Research Hard

Doctors, patients and researchers Sunday painted a grim picture of what the human cost will be if Washington lawmakers don’t avoid across-the-board budget cuts this coming Friday.

02/24/2013

Ed Koch speaks at the renaming of the Queensboro Bridge in his honor at The Water Club Restaurant on May 19, 2011.  (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)

MTA Will Not Rename Subway Stop After Ed Koch

Rep. Carolyn Maloney is expected to recommend Monday that the MTA rename the subway station at the corner of East 77th Street and Lexington Avenue as the “Mayor Ed Koch subway station.”

02/04/2013

Former New York mayor Ed Koch attends the third presidential debate in the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex at Hofstra University October 15, 2008 in Hempstead, New York. This is the final debate before voters will go to the polls in the 2008 general election on November 4. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

77th Street No. 6 Line Subway Station To Be Renamed For Mayor Koch

Late Mayor Ed Koch will soon have a subway station on the Upper East Side named in his honor.

02/03/2013

Jim Pfail's Inauguration Tickets (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

120 Win Inauguration Tickets From Rep. Maloney’s Office

More than 6,000 people entered a lottery for tickets to President Barack Obama’s inauguration ceremony in Washington Monday at the office of U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), and there were 120 winners.

01/19/2013

U.S. Capitol - Washington, D.C. (file / credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Approves $50.7 Billion In Hurricane Sandy Relief

The final House vote was 241-180 — 192 Democrats were joined by 38 Republicans in approving the measure.

01/15/2013

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) (credit: maloney.house.gov)

Rep. Maloney: Small Businesses ‘Desperately Need Help’ In Sandy Recovery

More than six weeks after the storm, some businesses that rely on the holiday season to boost revenues said this will not be a very merry Christmas for them.

12/11/2012

Police officers and other emergency workers are seen at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 13, 2001 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Congressional Gridlock Could Leave 9/11 Responders Hurting Again

If Congress fails to reach a budget deal, automatic across the board cuts in January would slash $38 million from the Zadroga Act, which helps care for sick 9/11 responders.

10/15/2012

Aerial Rendering of New Cornell University-Technion Applied Sciences Campus on Roosevelt Island (credit: Handout)

Officials Announce Plan To Speed Innovation And Business Development At Cornell’s Graduate Tech Program

At a news conference, government leaders and representatives from the Ivy League university announced plans to have a patent officer stationed at CornellNYC Tech’s graduate school campus to help students and others more easily capitalize on their ideas.

10/02/2012

Firefighters arrive at the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2001 (credit: DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Favor Expanding 9/11 Health Compensation Program To Include 50 Cancers

People with any of the cancers on the list could qualify for treatments and payments as long as they and their doctors make a plausible case that the disease might be connected to the caustic dust.

06/08/2012

The old St. Nicholas Church - New York, NY (file / credit: Grisha Ressatar)

Rebuilding Of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Moves Forward

The effort to rebuild St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, destroyed on 9/11, is moving ahead.

04/25/2012

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