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Hoyer: Toxic Substance Control Modernization Act Is a Great Improvement Over Current Law

For Immediate Release:

May 24, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Speaker Ryan’s House – So Open, So Inclusive

After last week’s anti-LGBT vote fiasco on the Floor, House Republican leaders are trying to restore order by getting rid of “regular order.” So much for Speaker Ryan leading an open House.

Hoyer Joins House Democrats in Calling on Speaker Ryan to Disband the Select Panel to Attack Women’s Health

For Immediate Release:

May 24, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer, Waters, Moore, Heck Send Letter Urging Confirmation of J. Mark McWatters to the Board of the Export-Import Bank

For Immediate Release:

May 23, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Congress Passes Inadequate Bills to Address National Security, Public Health Crisis

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May 20, 2016

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Hoyer Statement on Congressman Mark Takai's Decision Not to Seek Re-Election

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Afternoon Roundup: House Republican Leaders Strong-arm Their Members to Vote Against LGBT Equality

During today’s vote series, House Republicans held open a two minute vote open for nearly eight minutes in order to make their Members change their votes to defeat an amendment introduced by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney that would ban discrimination against LGBT Americans. Needless to say, their antics didn’t go unnoticed:

CBS News: House erupts into chaos after LGBT protection amendment narrowly fails

Hoyer Statement on New Legislation to Address the Debt Crisis in Puerto Rico

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

The Republican Empire Strikes Back to Allow Discrimination Against LGBT Americans

As Democrats and Republicans Come Together to Ban LGBT Discrimination, House GOP Leaders Twist Arms and Seven Republicans Switch Their Vote

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer: A Sad Day in the History of the House

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2016

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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