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}}{{tnr}}'''Carolyn Bosher Maloney''' (b. February 19, 1946) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[United States House of Representatives]] from [[New York]]. Maloney was elected by voters from [[New York's 12th congressional district]]. She previously represented the 14th district, but due to [[Redistricting in New York|2012 redistricting]], she ran in the newly redrawn 12th district.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Carolyn Bosher Maloney''' (b. February 19, 1946) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[United States House of Representatives]] representing [[New York's 12th congressional district]]. Maloney was first elected to the House in 1992 and is currently serving her eleventh consecutive term, having won re-election on [[New York's 12th congressional district elections, 2012| November 6, 2012]] against [[Christopher Wight]]. Maloney previously represented [[New York's 14th congressional district]] but due to 2012 redistricting ran in District 12 in 2012.  
Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by ''GovTrack'', Maloney is a "[[GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking|far-left Democratic leader]]".<ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/carolyn_maloney/400251 ''Gov Track'' "Maloney" Accessed May 14, 2012]</ref>
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Maloney is set to run for re-election in [[New York's 12th congressional district elections, 2014|New York's 12th congressional district]] in 2014.  
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Prior to her successful 1992 bid for congress Maloney was a member of the New York City Council.
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==Biography==
 
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Maloney was born in Greensboro, [[North Carolina]]. She earned a B.A. from Greensboro College in 1968.<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=m000087 ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress'' "MALONEY, Carolyn Bosher, (1946 - )"]</ref>
 
Maloney was born in Greensboro, [[North Carolina]]. She earned a B.A. from Greensboro College in 1968.<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=m000087 ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress'' "MALONEY, Carolyn Bosher, (1946 - )"]</ref>
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==Analysis==
 
==Analysis==
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===Ideology and leadership===
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Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by ''GovTrack'', Maloney is a "[[GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking|far-left Democratic leader]]" as of June 20, 2013.<ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/carolyn_maloney/400251 ''Gov Track'' "Maloney" Accessed June 20, 2013]</ref>
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===Lifetime voting record===
 
===Lifetime voting record===
 
::''See also: [[Lifetime voting records of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
 
::''See also: [[Lifetime voting records of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
 
According to the website ''GovTrack,'' Maloney missed 614 of 13,533 roll call votes from Jan 1993 to Apr 2013, which is 4.5% of votes during that period. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. <ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/carolyn_maloney/400251 ''GovTrack,'' "Carolyn Maloney" Accessed April 2013]</ref>
 
According to the website ''GovTrack,'' Maloney missed 614 of 13,533 roll call votes from Jan 1993 to Apr 2013, which is 4.5% of votes during that period. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. <ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/carolyn_maloney/400251 ''GovTrack,'' "Carolyn Maloney" Accessed April 2013]</ref>
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===Congressional staff salaries===
 
===Congressional staff salaries===
 
::''See also: [[Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
 
::''See also: [[Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
The website ''Legistorm'' compiles staff salary information for members of Congress. Maloney paid her congressional staff a total of $1,170,837 in 2011. Overall, [[New York]] ranks 28th in average salary for representative staff. The average [[U.S. House of Representatives]] congressional staff was paid $954,912.20 in fiscal year 2011.<ref>[http://www.legistorm.com/member/2801/Rep_Carolyn_B._Maloney.html ''LegiStorm'', "Carolyn B. Maloney," Accessed October 2, 2012]</ref>
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The website ''Legistorm'' compiles staff salary information for members of Congress. Maloney paid her congressional staff a total of $1,170,837 in 2011. Overall, [[New York]] ranked 28th in average salary for representative staff. The average [[U.S. House of Representatives]] congressional staff was paid $954,912.20 in fiscal year 2011.<ref>[http://www.legistorm.com/member/2801/Rep_Carolyn_B._Maloney.html ''LegiStorm'', "Carolyn B. Maloney," Accessed October 2, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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Carolyn B. Maloney
Carolyn Maloney.jpg
U.S. House, New York, District 12
Incumbent
In office
1993-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyDemocratic
PredecessorNydia Velazquez (D)
Compensation
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 3, 1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Campaign $$10,578,380
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York City Council
1982-1992
Education
Bachelor'sGreensboro College
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 19, 1946
Place of birthGreensboro, North Carolina
ProfessionCivil Servant
Net worth$28,622,007
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Carolyn Bosher Maloney (b. February 19, 1946) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives representing New York's 12th congressional district. Maloney was first elected to the House in 1992 and is currently serving her eleventh consecutive term, having won re-election on November 6, 2012 against Christopher Wight. Maloney previously represented New York's 14th congressional district but due to 2012 redistricting ran in District 12 in 2012.

Maloney is set to run for re-election in New York's 12th congressional district in 2014. Prior to her successful 1992 bid for congress Maloney was a member of the New York City Council.

Based on analysis of multiple outside rankings, Maloney is an average Democrat member of Congress, meaning she will vote with the Democrat Party on the majority of bills.

Biography

Maloney was born in Greensboro, North Carolina. She earned a B.A. from Greensboro College in 1968.[1]

Career

After earning her degree, Maloney worked as a community affairs coordinator in New York City on the Board of Education's welfare education program from 1972-1975. She was special assistant to the Board of Education's Center for Career and Occupational Education from 1975-1976, legislative aide for New York State Assembly's Committee on Housing in 1977, senior program analyst for New York State Assembly's Committee on Cities from 1977-1979, Executive Director of the advisory council of the office of the New York State Senate minority leader from 1979-1982, Director of Special Projects in the office of the New York State Senate minority leader from 1980-1982, and a member of the New York City Council from 1982-1992.[2]

Committee assignments

U.S. House

2013-2014

Maloney serves on the following committees:[3]

Joint Economic Committee

2011-2012

Maloney served on the following committees:[4]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Maloney listed several of her campaign issues on her website:[5]

  • LGBT Rights
  • Standing Up for New York
  • Jobs and the Economy
  • Fighting for Women
  • Consumer Protection
  • Gun Control
  • Supporting Working Families
  • Healthcare
  • Immigration

Specific votes

Fiscal Cliff

Voted "Yes" Maloney voted for the fiscal cliff compromise bill, which made permanent most of the Bush tax cuts originally passed in 2001 and 2003 while also raising tax rates on the highest income levels. She was one of 172 Democrats that voted in favor of the bill. The bill was passed in the House by a 257/167 vote on January 1, 2013.[6]

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 12th congressional district elections, 2012

Maloney won re-election in 2012, and due to New York's redistricting, she ran in the newly redrawn 12th district. She was unopposed in the Democratic and Working Families Party primaries[7] and defeated Christopher Wight (R) in the November 6, 2012, general election.[8][9]

U.S. House, New York District 12 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCarolyn Maloney Incumbent 72.1% 193,455
     Republican Christopher Wight 17.4% 46,692
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 10.5% 28,140
Total Votes 268,287
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

Full history


Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Maloney is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Maloney raised a total of $10,578,380 during that time period. This information was last updated on March 23, 2013.[20]

Carolyn Maloney's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $1,746,928
2010 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $3,052,944
2008 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $1,692,319
2006 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $1,179,894
2004 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $943,608
2002 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $953,522
2000 U.S. House of Representatives (New York, District 14) Won $1,009,165
Grand Total Raised $10,578,380

Individual breakdown

2012

Breakdown of the source of Maloney's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Maloney won election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Maloney's campaign committee raised a total of $1,746,929 and spent $1,862,565.[21]

2010

Breakdown of the source of Maloney's campaign funds before the 2010 election.
Maloney was re-elected to the U.S. House for a tenth term in 2010. Her campaign committee raised a total of $3,052,944 and spent $3,532,298.[22]

Analysis

Ideology and leadership

Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by GovTrack, Maloney is a "far-left Democratic leader" as of June 20, 2013.[23]

Lifetime voting record

See also: Lifetime voting records of United States Senators and Representatives

According to the website GovTrack, Maloney missed 614 of 13,533 roll call votes from Jan 1993 to Apr 2013, which is 4.5% of votes during that period. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. [24]

Congressional staff salaries

See also: Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives

The website Legistorm compiles staff salary information for members of Congress. Maloney paid her congressional staff a total of $1,170,837 in 2011. Overall, New York ranked 28th in average salary for representative staff. The average U.S. House of Representatives congressional staff was paid $954,912.20 in fiscal year 2011.[25]

Net worth

See also: Net Worth of United States Senators and Representatives

2011

Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by OpenSecrets.org - The Center for Responsive Politics, Maloney's net worth as of 2011 was estimated between $7,798,020 to $49,445,995. That averages to $28,622,007, which is higher than the average net worth of Democratic House members in 2011 of $5,107,874. Her average net worth increased by 0.06% from 2010.[26]

2010

Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by OpenSecrets.org - The Center for Responsive Politics, Maloney's net worth as of 2010 was estimated between $7,796,017 to $49,414,994. Averaging to a net worth of $28,605,505.50 which is higher than the average net worth of Democrats in 2010 of $4,465,875.[27]

National Journal vote ratings

See also: National Journal vote ratings

2012

Each year National Journal publishes an analysis of how liberally or conservatively each member of congress voted in the previous year. Maloney ranked 66th in the liberal rankings among members of the U.S. House.[28]

2011

Each year National Journal publishes an analysis of how liberally or conservatively each member of congress voted in the previous year. Maloney ranked 70th in the liberal rankings among members of the U.S. House.[29]

Percentage voting with party

June 2013

Carolyn Maloney voted with the Democrat Party 94.2% of the time, which ranked 82nd among the 201 House Democrat members as of June, 2013.[30]

Recent news

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External links

References

  1. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress "MALONEY, Carolyn Bosher, (1946 - )"
  2. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress "MALONEY, Carolyn Bosher, (1946 - )"
  3. CQ.com, "House Committee Rosters for the 113th Congress"
  4. Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Representing New York's 14th District, Manhattan's East Side and Western Queens "Committees and Caucuses"
  5. Campaign website "Issues"
  6. U.S. House "Roll Call Vote on the Fiscal Cliff" Accessed January 4, 2013.
  7. Queens Chronicle "Maloney runs unopposed," April 26, 2012
  8. AP/CSPAN "New York-Summary Vote Report," June 26, 2012
  9. Politico "2012 Election Map, New York"
  10. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  11. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 2008," accessed March 28, 2013
  12. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006," accessed March 28, 2013
  13. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2004," accessed March 28, 2013
  14. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 2002," accessed March 28, 2013
  15. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2000," accessed March 28, 2013
  16. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1998," accessed March 28, 2013
  17. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 1996," accessed March 28, 2013
  18. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1994," accessed March 28, 2013
  19. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1992," accessed March 28, 2013
  20. Open Secrets "Career Fundraising for Carolyn Maloney" March 2013
  21. Open Secrets "Carolyn Maloney 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed February 26, 2013
  22. Open Secrets "Carolyn B. Maloney 2010 Election Data," Accessed December 17, 2011
  23. Gov Track "Maloney" Accessed June 20, 2013
  24. GovTrack, "Carolyn Maloney" Accessed April 2013
  25. LegiStorm, "Carolyn B. Maloney," Accessed October 2, 2012
  26. OpenSecrets.org "Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), 2011," accessed February 19, 2013
  27. OpenSecrets.org, "Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), 2010," Accessed October 2, 2012
  28. National Journal, "2012 Congressional Vote Ratings," March 6, 2013
  29. National Journal, "Searchable Vote Ratings Tables: House," February 23, 2012
  30. OpenCongress, "Voting With Party," accessed July 2014
Political offices
Preceded by
Nydia Velazquez
U.S. House of Representatives - New York, District 12
2013–Present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
S. William Green
U.S. House of Representatives - New York, District 14
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Joseph Crowley
Preceded by
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New York City Council
1982-1992
Succeeded by
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