Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer Statement on Employment Non-Discrimination Act

For Immediate Release:

November 7, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor this afternoon in support of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
###

Majority Leader Hoyer on Darfur Legislation on House Floor Today

For Immediate Release:

October 29, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in support of Darfur-related legislation on the House Floor today:


“Today the House is considering three critically important resolutions related to the world’s worst ongoing humanitarian disaster – the genocide in Darfur, Sudan.

###

Majority Leader Hoyer's Speech at Georgetown: Protecting America and the Values that Define Us as Americans

For Immediate Release:

October 23, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) will address Georgetown Law School this evening to discuss balancing national security and civil liberties.  Below is the text of his speech as prepared for delivery:


###

THE WEEKLY LEADER: WEEK OF OCTOBER 22, 2007

For Immediate Release:

October 19, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130


download printable copy
The Weekly Leader - Steny Hoyer

Majority Leader Hoyer Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Little Rock Central High School Integration

For Immediate Release:

September 25, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today commemorating the 50th anniversary of the integration of Central High School in Little Rock, AR:

 

###

Hoyer Statement on Cloture Vote in Senate on DC Voting Rights Bill

For Immediate Release:

September 18, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the Senate failed to reach cloture to move to consideration of the DC Voting Rights Bill:

"I am disappointed, but not discouraged by today’s vote in the Senate.

###