WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, the House of Representatives passed a provision sponsored by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) that would create a ZIP code for Glendale, Queens.
Congresswoman sends letter to Secretary Elaine Chao; cites new study saying that noise from the route has negative health impacts on Queens residents
Congresswoman sponsors measure to help Queens communities impacted by freight trains that run through their neighborhoods
Congresswoman’s legislation would expand voting rights to young people by providing 16- and 17-year-olds with the right to vote
Congresswoman sends letter to FDA Commissioner after American Academy of Pediatrics report raises public health concerns for children
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) sent a letter to the head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) calling for the agency to address the threat that food additives pose to children.
Bill now heads to House floor
Correspondence comes after Maloney’s office was denied reimbursement for these items; Congressmembers also call on Paul Ryan to make free feminine hygiene products available in all House of Representatives bathrooms
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Grace Meng (D-NY) and Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) today sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan requesting that he allow House offices to be reimbursed for feminine hygiene products purchased for Congressional staff and office visitors.