Congress

Hoyer Discusses Need for Republican Leaders to Act on Zika Crisis on CNBC

For Immediate Release:

September 14, 2016

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Hoyer, Lee: Census Report Shows the Recovery is Taking Hold for Americans Across the Economic Spectrum

For Immediate Release:

September 13, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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America's Economy Performs Better Under Democrats

For Immediate Release:

September 13, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Republicans Return from Seven-Week Recess and Fail to Address Issues of Importance

For Immediate Release:

September 9, 2016

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Hoyer Discusses House Democrats’ Sit-In on the House Floor to Demand No Bill, No Break

Well, the Majority Leader and I had an opportunity to talk earlier today and the Majority Leader asked me what would it take for us to stop the demonstration on the Floor, which is essentially what [Sen.] Chris Murphy did on the Senate floor.

Hoyer Discusses House Democrats' Sit-In on MSNBC

We are standing up for 85% to 90% of Americans who believe the two bills we want to bring to the Floor - and not just in light of the tragedy in Orlando, but the 33,000 other deaths that have occurred as a result of guns in the past year or on an average year - that's what we're standing up for, and we think that those bills ought to be brought to the Floor. 

Hoyer Discusses the Need to Address Public Health Emergencies, Fund the Government on NewsChannel 8

I am shocked and deeply disappointed that we came back after seven, eight weeks where the Republicans had the opportunity to plan what they were going to do to deal with this emergency, and we have filler this week.

Hoyer Discusses the Need to Address Public Health Emergencies, Fund the Government on NewsChannel 8

For Immediate Release:

September 8, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Proposed Federal Pay Increase

For Immediate Release:

September 1, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Statement on Dramatic EpiPen Price Increase

For Immediate Release:

August 25, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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