Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer Remarks on Congresswoman Sewell's Bill to Award Congressional Gold Medal to Selma Marchers

I rise in strong support of this bill of which I am a co-sponsor, honoring the brave men and women who marched in Selma. 

Hoyer Statement Marking 25th Anniversary of Nelson Mandela Being Freed

For Immediate Release:

February 11, 2015

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Video Message on Black History Month

For Immediate Release:

February 2, 2015

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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National Journal: On the Hill, Many Gay Aides Lack Workplace Protections

For Immediate Release:

January 27, 2015

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Huffington Post: Steny Hoyer Pushes Colleagues To Protect LGBT Staffers From Workplace Discrimination

For Immediate Release:

January 27, 2015

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Hoyer Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address

For Immediate Release:

January 20, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Statement on the Grand Jury Decision Regarding the Death of Eric Garner

For Immediate Release:

December 4, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Senate Passage of Employment Non-Discrimination Act

For Immediate Release:

November 7, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference on Employment Non-Discrimination Act Discharge Petition

For Immediate Release:

September 17, 2014

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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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.