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Hoyer Statement on Congressman Boren Not Seeking Re-Election

For Immediate Release:

June 7, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Whip Hoyer Delivers Speech on America's Fiscal Future and Deficit Reduction

For Immediate Release:

May 23, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Washington Post: House Democrats trade paper for iPads in counting votes

For Immediate Release:

May 12, 2011

Contact:

Felicia Sonmez
Washington Post

The century-old process of rounding up votes on the House floor is about to get a makeover.

House Democrats have developed a new electronic process of tracking how members plan to vote on key pieces of legislation, replacing the previous system of using paper cards.

The electronic system, which is currently in the testing stage but which aides say will likely be employed on the next key vote for members, was spearheaded by the office of House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), House Democrats’ chief vote-counter.

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Hoyer Floor Statement on Continuing Resolution

...But there does come a time when the American public expect us to be able to act. Gridlock is not what they voted for. Madam Speaker, I will vote for this resolution. I do not vote for this resolution because [I] like everything that's in it or dislike everything that's in it. If I were writing this resolution the priorities would be different...

Hoyer Statement on the 100th Day of the Republican Majority, Still No Action on Jobs

For Immediate Release:

April 14, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Statement on the Passing of Former Congressman John Adler

For Immediate Release:

April 4, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Delivers Keynote Address at American Society for Public Administration Annual Conference

For Immediate Release:

March 12, 2011

Contact:

Maureen Beach, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Remarks at Reception Honoring Congressman John Lewis

For Immediate Release:

February 15, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Statement on Rep. Jane Harman Leaving Congress

For Immediate Release:

February 8, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Discusses Sotu and Manufacturing on MSNBC

We need to have emphasis on manufacturing and we have been talking about an agenda that we call it make it in America agenda. That has two meanings. Number one, making it, getting your objectives, but number two, making it in America, manufacturing it in America, growing it in America, and selling it both here and around the world...