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News Article | Nov 9, 2012

Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney says his win Tuesday over Republican Nan Hayworth to represent the redrawn 18th Congressional District shows voters wanted their interests to come first...“This was a team effort, and I want this to be a victory for all the middle-class families in the Hudson Valley,” he added, saying creating jobs and improving the economy are the top issues.

News Article | Nov 2, 2012

[Hayworth] is dangerously inflexible at a time when this country desperately needs compromise. As a result, the Republican congresswoman can’t point to many tangible accomplishments for the district in the past two years. This ought to be a major concern for everyone in the district, regardless of their political affiliation.

News Article | Oct 30, 2012

Maloney, unlike many first-time candidates, could hit the ground running...[He] understands the importance of federal funding for roads and bridges and supports a federal infrastructure bank, which would enable private dollars to flow to public projects like the $5-billion replacement of the Tappan Zee Bridge.

News Article | Oct 28, 2012

...Hayworth’s tenure has been disastrous for the Lower Hudson Valley.  In one key vote after another, Hayworth has stood with the cuts-only, extremist elements of her party to oppose, threaten or delay legislation important to voters in the 18th District — the farm bill; the president’s jobs bill; the transportation bill; the health care reform law (Hayworth pledged time and again to de-fund it); consumer protections; and a host of important budget and fiscal measures — raising the debt ceiling included.

News Article | Oct 22, 2012

Despite her Tea Party support, Dr. Hayworth, a retired ophthalmologist, tries to cast herself as a moderate, particularly on women’s issues. Yet she has favored limiting contraception coverage for employees and voted to defund Planned Parenthood. Mr. Maloney promises to support health care reform, help the middle class and oppose tax cuts for the rich. We recommend Mr. Maloney.

News Article | Oct 19, 2012

To Sean Patrick Maloney, Representative Nan Hayworth is a Tea Partyextremist who callously votes to slash health care for women and the elderly while protecting the wealthy.      

News Article | Oct 16, 2012

Maloney...emphasized that the budget plan Hayworth supported twice in the House, championed by GOP vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan, would “break the promise of Medicare, end the guarantee of Medicare.” The voucher system that would replace the current Medicare structure would, he charged, cost the average senior an additional $6,400 each year.

News Article | Oct 11, 2012

Fluke said her decision to support Maloney came after researching Hayworth's voting record and speaking to Maloney on issues like defunding Planned Parenthood, the Paycheck Fairness Act, and expansion of the Violence Against Women Act and Medicare. "I have serious concerns about Rep. Hayworth's record," said Fluke.

News Article | Sep 13, 2012

The day after House Majority PAC released a cable television ad attacking freshman Republican Rep. Nan Hayworth, her Democratic opponent has unveiled a YouTube ad using a similar line of attack.

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