Human and Civil Rights

Memo to Media: As the 114th Congress’s Second Session Begins, Speaker Ryan Must Choose: Play the Politics of Delay for a Year or Work with Democrats to Effect Bipartisan Results Now

For Immediate Release:

January 8, 2016

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on Rosa Parks Day and the Montgomery Bus Boycott

For Immediate Release:

December 1, 2015

Contact:

Latoya Veal  202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on LGBT Equality Caucus’ Transgender Task Force and Forum

For Immediate Release:

November 17, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on the 20th Anniversary of the Million Man March

For Immediate Release:

October 16, 2015

Contact:

Latoya Veal  202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on the Closing of Driver's License Offices in Alabama

For Immediate Release:

October 5, 2015

Contact:

Latoya Veal  202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

For Immediate Release:

July 24, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on the Equality Act of 2015

For Immediate Release:

July 23, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on Pentagon's Working Group on Transgender Personnel

For Immediate Release:

July 13, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Remarks on Republicans’ Amendment to Allow National Parks and Cemeteries to Display the Confederate Flag

For Immediate Release:

July 9, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Remarks on Republicans’ Amendment to Allow National Parks and Cemeteries to Display the Confederate Flag

“Mr. Speaker, there are days in this House when morality and the values of our country as articulated in the Declaration of Independence and in the Constitution of our country summons us to vote as Americans – as moral Representatives and as Representatives of the values of our country. Today is such a day, my colleagues.