Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer Statement on Dedication of Rosa Parks Statue

For Immediate Release:

February 27, 2013

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Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference Calling for House Republicans to Take Up Bipartisan, Senate-passed Violence Against Women Act

For Immediate Release:

February 26, 2013

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Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Announces New Task Force on Poverty and Opportunity

For Immediate Release:

February 26, 2013

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Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer: We Ought To Be Working Together To Make The Voting Rights Act Stronger, Not Weaker

For Immediate Release:

February 25, 2013

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Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Statement on Republican Refusal to Introduce Bipartisan Senate-passed Violence Against Women Act

For Immediate Release:

February 22, 2013

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Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference Calling for House GOP to Pass Violence Against Women Act

For Immediate Release:

February 13, 2013

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Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Statement on Senate Passage of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act

For Immediate Release:

February 12, 2013

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Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Statement on Department of Defense Policy for Same-Sex Partners

For Immediate Release:

February 11, 2013

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Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Statement on House Democrats' Task Force Proposals to Prevent Gun Violence

For Immediate Release:

February 7, 2013

Contact:

Katie Grant, 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

House Republicans Still the Only Ones Standing in the Way of VAWA

As the Senate prepares to vote on the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act tomorrow, a quick refresh of where House Republicans stand on the issue, courtesy of the New York Times:

“For all the attention on the Republican Party’s efforts to attract Latinos, the first test for the party on 2012’s lessons learned will arrive this week for a voting bloc that has drifted out of its grasp: women.”