Human and Civil Rights

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.

Hoyer Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality

For Immediate Release:

June 26, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Video Message on LGBT Pride Month

For Immediate Release:

June 9, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Video Message on LGBT Pride Month

Throughout the month of June, I join in celebrating LGBT Pride Month, an opportunity to honor the contributions gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Americans have made to our communities, our country, and our world.

Hoyer: I'm Confident the Supreme Court Will Reaffirm Equal Rights in Today’s Marriage Equality Cases

For Immediate Release:

April 28, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Remarks During Special Order Hour on the Supreme Court’s Consideration of Marriage Equality

For Immediate Release:

April 23, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on Equal Pay Day

For Immediate Release:

April 14, 2015

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on the Reintroduction of the Paycheck Fairness Act

For Immediate Release:

March 25, 2015

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer, Clarke, House Democrats Send Letter to Senate Majority Leader McConnell Urging Loretta Lynch Confirmation Vote

For Immediate Release:

March 20, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Lewis, Hoyer, Clyburn, Conyers and Brady Reintroduce Voter Empowerment Act

For Immediate Release:

March 19, 2015

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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