Foreign Affairs

Hoyer: Administration and Congress Must Remain Focused on Sudan

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November 10, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement after Special Envoy to Sudan Scott Gration and National Security Council Senior Director for Multilateral Affairs Samantha Power held a discussion this afternoon on Sudan policy:
 
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Majority Leader Hoyer Commemorates 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

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November 4, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer spoke at a Helsinki Commission event this morning marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Hoyer: Inaccurate UN Report Distorts Facts, Treats Israel Unfairly

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November 3, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor this afternoon in support of H.Res. 867, calling on the President and Secretary of State to oppose endorsement or consideration of the flawed Report of the United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict.  The resolution passed the House this evening. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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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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