Human and Civil Rights

Majority Leader Hoyer: ADA Amendments Act Will Open Doors of Equality For All

For Immediate Release:

June 25, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer spoke on the House Floor today in support of the ADA Amendments Act.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Hoyer Statement on 70th Anniversary of Fair Labor Standards Act

For Immediate Release:

June 25, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today marking the 70th anniversary of the Fair Labor Standards Act being signed into law:
 
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Hoyer Statement Commemorating Juneteenth

For Immediate Release:

June 19, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC –  House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) issued the following statement recognizing Juneteenth, the oldest, nationally-celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States:

 

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Majority Leader Hoyer’s Statement on Supreme Court Decision Regarding Detainees

For Immediate Release:

June 12, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

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Majority Leader Hoyer Statement on 45th Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act

For Immediate Release:

June 10, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today, commemorating the 45th anniversary of the signing of the Equal Pay Act:
 
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Hoyer Statement on ‘Unfortunate’ Supreme Court Decision on Voter ID

For Immediate Release:

April 28, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the Supreme Court rejected a challenge to Indiana’s voter identification law:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Equal Pay Day

For Immediate Release:

April 22, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on Equal Pay Day:
 
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Hoyer, Members of Congress Send Bipartisan Letter to Chinese President, Urging Action to End Conflict in Sudan

For Immediate Release:

February 12, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

 
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Hoyer Statement in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

For Immediate Release:

January 18, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in commemoration of the upcoming Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, observed Monday, January 21. 
 
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Majority Leader Hoyer's Statement on the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act

For Immediate Release:

December 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 House considered the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act (S. 2271):
           
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