Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney

Hudson Valley News
2:40 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Two NY Congressmen Will Vote The Same On Nutrition Bill

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U.S. House members are expected to vote later this afternoon on a bill that would cut billions of dollars in nutrition programs over 10 years.  Two New York congressmen from the Hudson Valley will vote the same way.

The Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act cuts some $40 billion from the national food stamp program, known as SNAP, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. It’s a Republican sponsored bill that was broken away from the Farm Bill over the summer. Here’s GOP Congressman Chris Gibson.

“I’ll be voting no on the SNAP measure," says Gibson.

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Hudson Valley News
8:48 pm
Sun September 15, 2013

Federal Funding For Job Creation Goes To Hudson Valley Council

Two Democratic New York congressional representatives say funding is going toward job creation in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
3:38 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

NY Congressman Answers Questions About Syria During Phone Town Hall

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A New York congressman held a telephone town hall Thursday evening to hear from area residents about potential U.S. involvement in Syria. He also addressed other topics. 

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Hudson Valley News
3:51 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

NY Congressman Schedules Phone Town Hall On Syria

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A New York Congressman is holding a telephone town hall Thursday evening to hear directly from constituents on potential U.S. involvement in Syria.

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Hudson Valley News
7:04 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Conservative PAC Fundraiser Features Nan Hayworth

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An invitation to a fundraiser looks like a former Congresswoman in New York is one step closer to making another run for the House seat she lost in 2012.

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Hudson Valley News
8:48 am
Thu September 5, 2013

HV Resident To Receive Service Medals

A New York Congressman Thursday is presenting a Purple Heart and other medals to a Korean War veteran in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
12:41 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Hudson Valley Congressman Discusses Israel Trip

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Thirty-seven Democratic Congressional representatives have returned from a trip to Israel and the West Bank. A Hudson Valley Congressman was part of the delegation and has spoken about what he learned.

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Hudson Valley News
9:18 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

HV Congressman To Hold Veterans Fair

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A New York Congressman is holding a veterans fair Saturday in Orange County.

Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney says the idea of the free fair is the following:

He says there will be other resources available. Representatives from more than a dozen organizations are expected to be on hand, including the mobile health unit from Veterans Affairs Hudson Valley Health Care; Veterans Benefits Administration; Hudson Valley Veterans Service organizations; New York State Division of Veterans Affairs and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America.

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Hudson Valley News
1:44 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

NY Congressman Presses President Obama On Hudson Valley Project

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A proposed renewable energy project in Orange County was fuel for an exchange between a Hudson Valley congressman and President Obama. Their exchange made national headlines.  

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue July 30, 2013

Congressional Corner with Sean Patrick Maloney

  Immigration reform is Congress’ biggest boulder to move this year.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the GOP is trying to run out the clock on meaningful reform.