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Hoyer Statement on House Floor Schedule

For Immediate Release:

January 9, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Democratic Whip Hoyer on CBS Face the Nation

For Immediate Release:

January 9, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Statement on House Floor Schedule

For Immediate Release:

January 8, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Introduces Resolution to Restore Voting Rights to Delegates, Resident Commissioner

For Immediate Release:

January 6, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Floor Statement on the Republican Rules Package

For Immediate Release:

January 5, 2011

Contact:

Katie Grant,  202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Hoyer Statement on Mikulski’s Senate Milestone

Sen. Barbara Mikulski Becomes Longest-Serving Female Senator in History

For Immediate Release:

January 5, 2011

Contact:

Maureen Beach, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer
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Meet the New Republicans: Same as the Old Republicans

For Immediate Release:

January 4, 2011

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer

Leader Hoyer on MSNBC's Hardball Discussing the 9/11 Health Bill and Don't Ask Don't Tell

I think we had a lot of very important things that we wanted to get done and what the election did was it took away the high motivation for obstructionism that I think existed prior to the election. As a result, we were able to sit down at the table and agree on some things and move forward. The 9/11 bill, as you know, just got 70% of the votes that were cast...

Gay Rights Advocates Say Dem Leader Hoyer Saved ‘Don’t Ask’ Repeal

Yes, I played a role and we had a strategy at the end which said, okay, you can't pass it in the defense bill as we did in the House. We'll put that bill as a separate item. I discussed it with the advocates. I discussed it with the Senate and the Republican Senators and Senator Lieberman and with Speaker Pelosi and I suggested this strategy which we pursued and was successful. But this is an effort that has been a very long effort, literally involving thousands of people who have worked very, very hard...