Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org en Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-patrick-maloney-15 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Unemployment is a national problem, especially since the recession.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that benefits must be extended to the long-term unemployed.</p><p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 88144 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-patrick-maloney-14 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Relations with Russia continue to pose a challenge.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock he doesn’t want to see American boots on the ground.</p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 88142 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-patrick-maloney-13 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Congressman Paul Ryan’s budget proposal has divided the House.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the plan hurts working families.</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 88141 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney Federal Lawmakers Weigh In On Safety Report For Metro-North http://wamc.org/post/federal-lawmakers-weigh-safety-report-metro-north <p>A federal report that found major safety lapses at Metro-North Railroad has two U.S. senators looking to the railroad’s new president for change. Meanwhile, a few congressional representatives say it’s time to spend money on improving the nation’s rail system and other infrastructure.</p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 19:10:25 +0000 Allison Dunne 86020 at http://wamc.org Federal Lawmakers Weigh In On Safety Report For Metro-North Congressman Maloney Holds Telephone Town Hall On Heroin Addiction http://wamc.org/post/congressman-maloney-holds-telephone-town-hall-heroin-addiction <p>New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney held an emergency telephone town hall Thursday night to discuss the heroin epidemic and prescription drug problem in the Hudson Valley. He was joined by four speakers who offered insight into how they are addressing both the heroin and prescription drug overdose surge in the region.</p><p>“I am the heartbroken mother of a beautiful 23-year-old daughter who is a heroin addict. She started with heroin about three years ago. She never took prescription pills. She started straight with heroin.”</p><p>She wants to get her daughter some help.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 19:43:22 +0000 Allison Dunne 84881 at http://wamc.org Congressman Maloney Holds Telephone Town Hall On Heroin Addiction Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-patrick-maloney-12 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The fate of immigration reform in Washington is unclear.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he wants to see action.</p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 84077 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-patrick-maloney-11 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>It’s time for another election cycle.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that there’s too much money in politics.</p><p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 84076 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-patrick-maloney-10 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Hudson Valley is gearing up for a major political rematch.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he welcomes another race against Congresswoman Nan Hayworth.</p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 84075 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney HV Congressman Holds Field Hearing On Immigration Reform http://wamc.org/post/hv-congressman-holds-field-hearing-immigration-reform <p>New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney held a field hearing today on immigration reform. He was at a northern Westchester community center to listen to testimony from business, community, education, and business leaders.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>It was Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney’s first field hearing since taking office in January. He delivered the same message at a rally in November– a call to Republican House Speaker John Boehner to allow a vote on comprehensive immigration reform.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 01:51:46 +0000 Allison Dunne 79490 at http://wamc.org HV Congressman Holds Field Hearing On Immigration Reform House Reps Call For Hearing On Rail Safety http://wamc.org/post/house-reps-call-hearing-rail-safety <p>Four congressional representatives are calling for a House committee and subcommittee to hold a hearing on rail safety. Their urging comes following the fatal Metro-North commuter train derailment in the Bronx December 1.</p> Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:18:53 +0000 Allison Dunne 79381 at http://wamc.org House Reps Call For Hearing On Rail Safety