Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney

Hudson Valley News
7:58 am
Sat September 6, 2014

NY Congressman Launches Re-Election Campaign; Debate Is Scheduled

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A New York Congressman is kicking off his re-election campaign later Saturday morning. Meanwhile, one of the debates with his opponent has been scheduled. 

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Hudson Valley News
7:20 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

HV Congressman Hosts Human Trafficking Forum

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A New York Congressman today hosted a forum on human trafficking, bringing together law enforcement, elected officials, and advocacy groups.

Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney hosted the Hudson Valley Human Trafficking Resources Forum to bring together a panel of law enforcement and community organizations, including representatives of the FBI, U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement Homeland Security investigations unit, and the state attorney general’s office. Here’s Maloney.

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Hudson Valley News
9:24 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Orange County Receives HUD Funding For Storm Recovery

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Three years after Hurricane Irene hit the Hudson Valley, a New York Congressman and other elected officials announced more funding for Orange County for recovery efforts.

Elected officials stood in Middletown Thursday to announce $11.5 million in additional Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant Disaster Relief funding for Orange County. Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney says he pushed through a lot of bureaucratic red tape to secure federal investment, and worked with HUD to reallocate funds to fulfill unmet Hurricane Irene recovery needs.

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Congressional Corner
10:35 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney

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  Human trafficking is a widespread problem, but it also happens here.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his anti-human trafficking bill.

Hudson Valley News
8:05 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Reconstruction To Begin On A Hurricane-Damaged Bridge

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Elected officials gathered in Orange County this morning to announce the start of reconstruction of a bridge damaged by Hurricane Irene in August 2011. They say the lengthy process of securing funding to get construction off the ground needs to be streamlined.

Three years after Hurricane Irene hit the Hudson Valley and destroyed the Forge Hill Bridge over Moodna Creek in New Windsor, elected officials stood in front of the site, announcing that bridge construction begins next week. Here’s Republican state Senator Bill Larkin.

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Hudson Valley News
3:24 pm
Wed August 20, 2014

Biometric Fingerprinting Comes To A Newburgh Site

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The addition of biometric services to a site in Orange County could result in a nearly $2 million savings in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
2:14 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

Funding Goes Toward Repaving Runways At Stewart

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Elected officials say an airport in Orange County will receive funding to upgrade its runways.

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Hudson Valley News
7:39 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Tele-Town Hall Highlights HV Transportation And Infrastructure

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New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney recently held a telephone town hall on local transportation and infrastructure issues in the Hudson Valley.

Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat who sits on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, supported bipartisan legislation to prevent the bankruptcy of the Highway Trust Fund. The emergency measure passed last week by a vote of 367-55.

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Hudson Valley News
2:10 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

NY Congressional Candidate Takes Issue With Drone Use At Wedding

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The Republican contender in New York’s 18th congressional district alleges her opponent flouted Federal Aviation Administration regulations on drone use for commercial purposes.

Former Congresswoman Nan Hayworth is reiterating her call for Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney to step down from the FAA oversight committee.

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Hudson Valley News
9:11 am
Thu July 17, 2014

NY Congressmen Against Capacity Zone Are Hopeful

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Two New York Congressmen, whose amendment to curtail a federal agency’s ability to implement a new capacity zone passed the House of Representatives last week, say they are hopeful after comments by the Senate majority leader.

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