Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer Commemorates 94th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

For Immediate Release:

April 24, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the 94th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide:
 
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Hoyer Statement on the Serve America Act

For Immediate Release:

March 31, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer released the following statement today upon House passage of the Senator Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Introduction of Employee Free Choice Act

For Immediate Release:

March 10, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (Md.) issued the following statement today after the Employee Free Choice Act was introduced in the U.S. House and Senate:
 
“Today, Chairman Miller and Senators Kennedy and Harkin introduced legislation to give hard-working Americans the tools they need to secure fair wages and treatment at their jobs.
 
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Hoyer Statement Recognizing Black History Month

For Immediate Release:

February 2, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today to commemorate Black History Month, which is observed during February:

 
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Hoyer Statement on Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

For Immediate Release:

January 27, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today in support of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, which passed the House and is now headed to President Obama for his signature. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:

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