Foreign Affairs

Declaración de Hoyer acerca de la Presentación de los Principios Demócratas de Reforma Migratoria:

For Immediate Release:

January 28, 2004

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON, DC – El Coordinador de la Bancada Demócrata en la Cámara de Representantes Steny H. Hoyer (MD) presentó el siguiente comunicado el día de hoy acerca de los Principios Demócratas de Reforma Migratoria:
 
“Los Principios Demócratas de Reforma Migratoria anunciados el día de hoy satisfacen las expectativas de las familias y comunidades inmigrantes de nuestra nación, reflejan las necesidades de los empleadores estadounidenses, y respetan nuestras necesidades de seguridad nacional. 

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Hoyer Statement on Announcement of Democratic Immigration Principle

Principles Meet Expectations of Immigrants, Reflect Employers’ Needs, Acknowledge National Security Concerns

For Immediate Release:

January 28, 2004

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding the announcement of the Democratic Immigration Principles at a news conference today:

“The Democratic Immigration Principles announced today meet the expectations of immigrant families and communities across the nation, reflect the needs of U.S. employers and acknowledge our national security concerns. 

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HOYER, LEE SEND LETTER TO WHITE HOUSE ON AIDS FUNDING

Any Delay Hinders Response to Global Pandemic, Makes Future Task More Difficult

For Immediate Release:

December 15, 2003

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) and Representative Barbara Lee (D-CA), a House leader on AIDS related issues, sent the attached letter to President Bush in response to press reports that the Administration is planning on requesting Fiscal Year 2005 AIDS funding at levels below those he trumpeted beginning with the 2003 State of the Union Address:

President George W. Bush
The White House
Washington, DC 20500

Dear Mr. President:

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STANDING WITH ISRAEL

For Immediate Release:

June 3, 2003

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

If you remember nothing else about my remarks tonight, I hope you will at least remember this: we need to hear from you back in Washington, individually and collectively through organizations such as AIPAC.   
       
AIPAC has always been a terrific, effective advocate for the state of Israel and the American-Israel relationship, and its great work has tremendous impact on Capitol Hill today.    
      

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2003: Democrats Fight for America's Working Families, Republicans Serve Special Interests

For Immediate Release:

December 8, 2003

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In 2003 Democrats fought for working families: expanding economic opportunity, improving schools and health care, protecting Social Security and Medicare. Republicans served special interests: passing tax cuts that left the middle class behind and a Rx drug bill that helped pharmaceutical companies instead of seniors, and failing to fully fund the No Child Left Behind education bill. See the links below for more information.

» The 2003 Republican Report Card

Hoyer Addresses AIPAC Political Leadership Conference

The US and Israel have stood together since 1948 because we stand up for what is right – liberty, freedom, and democracy

For Immediate Release:

December 15, 2003

Contact:Congressman Steny Hoyer

House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer addressed the AIPAC Political Leadership Conference on December 15, 2003 (as prepared for delivery): 

From my perspective as the Democratic Whip, I believe that AIPAC and all the friends of Israel can look back at the past year as one of many successes.

 In April, Roy Blunt and I circulated a letter signed by 313 House Members urging President Bush to abide by the principles for Mideast peace that he articulated on June 24th, 2002.

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Hoyer: Bush Immigration Plan Seems to be Little More Than a Political Maneuver

For Immediate Release:

January 7, 2004

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon in response to immigration reform proposals announced by President Bush today:

"I welcome the President's decision to re-engage on an issue of great importance to millions of American families across our country.  Democrats have long championed immigration reform and produced strong and balanced legislative proposals currently pending in Congress.

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Republicans Mistake Arrogance and Retribution for Real Leadership

For Immediate Release:

December 12, 2003

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding the decision by the Bush Administration to bar nations that did not support the Iraq invasion from winning reconstruction contracts, and the continuing pattern of Republican retribution against critics:

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Digging Scoop

For Immediate Release:

November 7, 2003

Contact:E.J. Kessler

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