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Carolyn Maloney

Newspapers for a New Age

Rep. Carolyn Maloney | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rep. Carolyn Maloney

Today, I am holding a hearing of the Joint Economic Committee to examine the treacherous economic landscape newspapers face. The role they play in our democracy is too important to allow them to recede further.

Saving Small Businesses, The Brooklyn Way

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Bob Zuckerman does not want to wait for the economic stimulus package to drip down to Brooklyn's quickly emptying storefronts.

Carolyn Maloney Bows Out Of Race Against Kirsten Gillibrand

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand just released the following statement regarding the news that Rep. Carolyn Maloney will not be challenging her for the Demo...

Gillibrand Rival Maloney Won't Run

New York Times | Raymond Hernandez | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Representative Carolyn B. Maloney is expected to announce today that she has changed her mind and will not enter the primary race against Kirsten E. G...

Maloney's "Speak-Before-You-Think" Problem?

Brian Keeler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Keeler

Carolyn Maloney has a history of speaking before thinking, exhibiting no edit button whatsoever and having a remarkably tin political ear.

Carolyn Maloney Uses N Word

City Hall News | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: Representative Maloney has apologized for using a quote with the N word: "I apologize for having repeated a word I find disgusting," Maloney...

Joe Trippi Apologizes For Blogging Without Revealing Clients And "Sockpuppeting"

dailykos.com | By Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In early 2003, when no one believed in the Dean campaign, there were two individuals and two online communities in particular that were there from the...

Carolyn Maloney: Progressive?

Brian Keeler | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Brian Keeler

I think people should take a look at her voting record. That's where I always look...and I want to share with you what I found, which is some pretty interesting stuff.

The Upstate Senator That Wasn't

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John R. Bohrer

Some, if any, will remember Stratton as the dean of the New York congressional delegation about two decades ago. But in the early 1960s, he and Ms. Gillibrand had a lot in common.

Carolyn Maloney for U.S. Senate

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephen C. Rose

If I were consulting Carolyn Maloney, I would advise her to say exactly how she is a better Obama supporter than her opponent.

Rangel To Obama: Butt Out Of New York Senate Race

New York Daily News | By Michael Saul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Charles Rangel defended colleague Carolyn Maloney's right to take on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and lashed out anew at President Obama for butting i...

Poll Shows Rep. Carolyn Maloney Leading Potential Senate Matchup in NY

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Joe Trippi

It is pretty extraordinary to show an incumbent Senator losing a primary to an opponent who hasn't begun to campaign.

Providing Parental Leave Benefits Invests in Federal Working Families

Rep. Edolphus Towns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Edolphus Towns

As new parents, federal workers are forced to decide between staying home with their children without pay or return to work early. We believe this is a choice federal workers should not have to make.

Arthur Delaney

Dem Lawmakers Ask Fed To Curb Overdraft Abuses

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Three Democratic lawmakers want the Federal Reserve to curb charges that banks levy on customers when they make a purchase with a debit card and overd...

Steve Israel May Challenge Kirsten Gillibrand

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: In an effort to clear the field for Kirsten Gillibrand's 2010 Senate race, the City Hall is reporting that President Obama used Rahm Emanuel a...

Moving Ahead on Reforming the Credit Card Industry

Jose A. Garcia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jose A. Garcia

It is projected that, between 2020 and 2030, developing country emissions of carbon from energy use will exceed those of developed countries.

Why Are Bankers Still Being Treated As Beltway Royalty?

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

How do the same banks that have repeatedly come to Washington over the last eight months asking for billions to rescue them from their catastrophic mistakes, somehow still "own the place"?

Ryan Grim

Congress Wants AIG Mole's Documents

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Members of Congress are pushing for access to confidential reports filed over the past several years by a government-appointed auditor who has been si...

When Plastic Nickels and Dimes

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Harry Moroz

As the economy continues to sour, credit defaults will only worsen and credit card companies will extract even higher interest rates and more fees from vulnerable households and small businesses.

Harvey Milk Lives -- in Albany

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Luce

Handsome, dedicated, and driven, Micah is the disabled with cerebral palsy, Jewish progressive, openly bisexual, who represents a swath of Manhattan's Upper East Side.

Feminism Online

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Marcia G. Yerman

To me, the key to the Fem2.0 conference on February 2 was to mashup, interact, and expand the dialogue.

Caroline Kennedy and the U.S. Senate

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The notion that it would somehow be unfair to appoint Kennedy because she has not toiled in the House of Representatives for a decade should not be one that ordinary voters take seriously.

Undermining the Pipeline: Caroline Kennedy's Lack of Experience

Bettina Duval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bettina Duval

You cannot elect women just because they are women --they must also be qualified and experienced. I've spent the last seven years spreading that message.

Sell The Seat To Caroline

James Mulvaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Mulvaney

I'm not suggesting any criminal activity. I'm not suggesting you pocket the proceeds of a sale of the NY senate seat. Just have the candidate deposit it right in the treasury.

Paterson Must Appoint a Woman

Alec Baldwin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alec Baldwin

Most of the names thrown around now for senator are smart, caring New Yorkers. But only one is both fair and makes real sense for our state.