Rep. Carolyn Maloney

Representative from New York’s 12th District, Democrat

Maloney, a Democrat, has been the representative for New York's 12th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

She was previously the representative for New York's 14th congressional district (1993-2012).

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Our unique analysis of the bills Maloney has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Maloney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Maloney for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Carolyn Maloney sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Maloney sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (18%) International Affairs (14%) Health (13%) Finance and Financial Sector (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Education (11%) Labor and Employment (11%) Government Operations and Politics (9%)

Recent Bills

Some of Maloney’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Maloney’s Vote Vote Description
Yea H.R. 4974: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
May 19, 2016. Passed.
Yea H.Res. 507: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill (H.R. 22) to amend the Internal Revenue Code ...
Nov 3, 2015. Passed.
Nay H.R. 3461: To approve the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, signed at Vienna on July 14, 2015, relating to the ...
Sep 11, 2015. Failed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
No H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 1563: Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2015
Apr 15, 2015. Failed.
Nay H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 1993 to Sep 2016, Maloney missed 730 of 15,907 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 136 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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