Foreign Affairs

Hoyer Accepts Award from the National Jewish Democratic Council

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April 24, 2009

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) was honored this week by the National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC) with the Tikkun Olam – a Hebrew phrase that means “repairing the world” – Award for his leadership and relationship with the Jewish community:
 
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Hoyer Statement on President’s Afghanistan/Pakistan Strategy

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March 27, 2009

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after President Obama announced his strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Increased Troop Levels in Afghanistan

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February 17, 2009

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after President Obama announced that he will increase troop levels in Afghanistan beginning this spring:
 
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Hoyer Praises Obama Administration Action to Repeal Global Gag Rule

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January 23, 2009

Contact:Stephanie Lundberg
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding the executive order signed by President Obama repealing the global gag rule:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Israel Resolution

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January 9, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House floor today in support of H.Res. 34, recognizing Israel’s right to defend itself against attacks from Gaza, reaffirming the United States’ strong support for Israel, and supporting the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Situation in Gaza

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December 29, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the developing situation in Gaza:
 
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Hoyer, Members of Congress Send Recommendations to President-Elect Obama on Darfur

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December 10, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and 10 Members of Congress sent a bipartisan White Paper on Darfur to President-elect Obama today. This group traveled to Sudan in April 2007. The paper includes five sets of recommendations on restarting the peace process, ensuring continued humanitarian access, helping the peacekeepers be more effective, engaging outside actors like China and the Arab League, and staying committed to the North-South peace process.
 

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Hoyer Accepts Award from Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Behalf of Congress

For Immediate Release:

December 4, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) will accept an award this evening on behalf of the U.S. Congress from the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, recognizing Congress’ efforts to strengthen the U.S.-Israel relationship.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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A Graphical Timeline of Republican Dominance and Failure

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September 24, 2007

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