Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer: There is a Sharp Contrast Between House Republicans' Record of Obstruction, Democrats' Agenda to Jumpstart the Middle Class

Madam speaker, sadly the Majority is pressing forward later this week with two partisan messaging bills cloaked in the rhetoric of creating jobs and expanding opportunity – bills that actually do neither.

Hoyer: While House Republicans’ Record of Partisanship Continues, House Democrats are Working to Jump-Start the Middle Class

For Immediate Release:

September 9, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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Hoyer: While House Republicans’ Record of Partisanship Continues, House Democrats are Working to Jump-Start the Middle Class

Mr. Speaker, September should be a particularly important month for this House. It will be a month of contrast. It will be a month in which the American people will be able to see that the Republican message to the American people is ‘you're on your own,’ while Democrats say ‘we're on your side.’

Hoyer Commends Senate Committee Approval of U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

For Immediate Release:

July 23, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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Hoyer Statement on Series of Bills Combating Human Trafficking

For Immediate Release:

July 23, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Executive Order Protecting LGBT Federal Employees

For Immediate Release:

July 21, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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Hoyer Statement on 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

When President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law, it was the culmination of a movement for equality and desegregation.

Hoyer Statement on 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

For Immediate Release:

July 2, 2014

Contact:

Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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Hoyer Discusses Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Voting Rights with Rep. John Lewis

For Immediate Release:

June 26, 2014

Contact:

Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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Voting Rights Act: A Year in Review

For Immediate Release:

June 26, 2014

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.</p />
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