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Carolyn Maloney
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Chair of the House Oversight Committee
Assumed office
November 20, 2019
Acting: October 17, 2019 – November 20, 2019
Preceded by Elijah Cummings
Vice Chair of the Joint Economic Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
Preceded by Mike Lee
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from New York
Assumed office
January 3, 1993
Preceded by Bill Green
Constituency 14th district (1993–2013)
12th district (2013–present)
Member of the New York City Council
In office
January 1, 1983 – January 3, 1993
Preceded by Robert Rodriguez
Succeeded by Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff
Constituency 8th district (1983–91)
4th district (1992–93)
Personal details
Born
Carolyn Jane Bosher

February 19, 1946 (1946-02-19) (age 74)
Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s)
Clifton Maloney
(m. 1976; died 2009)
Children 2
Education Greensboro College (BA)

Carolyn Bosher Maloney (née Carolyn Jane Bosher, February 19, 1946) is an American politician. She is the U.S. Representative for NY's 12th congressional district since 2013. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

On October 17, 2019, Maloney was chosen by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to become acting chair of the House Oversight Committee after the death of Elijah Cummings, and won the election to become chair on November 20.


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