Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer Statement on Gaza Flotilla Incident

For Immediate Release:

June 2, 2010

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today:

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Hoyer Statement on the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2010

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor in support of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act, which passed the House today and of which he is an original sponsor.   Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:

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Hoyer Statement on Equal Pay Day

For Immediate Release:

April 20, 2010

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on Equal Pay Day, which is observed today:
 
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Hoyer Condemns Inflammatory Behavior at Health Reform Protest

For Immediate Release:

March 20, 2010

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

Washington, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement tonight after learning that Members of Congress were subjected to racist and inflammatory behavior at today's health reform protest:
 
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Hoyer Statement at Event Kicking-Off the 20th Anniversary of ADA

For Immediate Release:

February 23, 2010

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

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) joined Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA), Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), and leaders from the disability rights community at a press conference today kicking off several months of events leading up to the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). July 26, 2010 marks the 20th anniversary of the ADA. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
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Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Address on Health Reform

For Immediate Release:

September 9, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement tonight after President Obama addressed a joint session of Congress on health reform:

 
“As President Obama made clear tonight, America cannot put up for much longer with the skyrocketing cost of health care that is hurting our families, our businesses and our country.
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Hoyer Speaks at Press Conference on Release of CAO 2009 Disability Report

For Immediate Release:

May 20, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) joined Members of Congress, Chief Administrative Officer Dan Beard, Architect of the Capitol Stephen Ayers, and members of the disability advocacy community at a press conference on the release of the CAO 2009 Disability Report. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
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THE LEADER'S REPORT: WEEK OF APRIL 27, 2009

For Immediate Release:

May 1, 2009

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

Leader's Report
majorityleader.house.gov · (202) 225-3130
  

Hoyer Statement on the Hate Crimes Prevention Act

For Immediate Release:

April 29, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today in support of the Hate Crimes Prevention Act. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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