Miscellaneous

Hoyer Statement on Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand’s Appointment to the U.S. Senate

For Immediate Release:

January 23, 2009

Contact:Stephanie Lundberg
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after New York Governor David Paterson appointed U.S. Representative Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) to represent New York in the U.S. Senate:
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Hoyer Statement on the Inauguration of President Barack Obama

For Immediate Release:

January 20, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the swearing in of the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Obama Selection of Alejandro Perez as Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs

For Immediate Release:

January 15, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after President-elect Obama announced that Alejandro Perez, currently Hoyer’s Floor Director, will serve as Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs for the U.S. House of Representatives:
 
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Hoyer: Electoral College Officially Declares Barack Obama 44th President of the United States

For Immediate Release:

January 8, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on certification of the Electoral College’s vote for Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States:
 
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Hoyer: Congress to Address Challenges with Confidence and Hope

For Immediate Release:

January 6, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the opening of the new Congress:
 
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Hoyer: Reforms to House Rules Enable Congress to Work More Effectively

For Immediate Release:

January 6, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke today on the House floor in support of House Resolution 5, the Rules Package for the 111th Congress. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
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Hoyer Statement on Biden Selection of Sudafi Henry as Director of Legislative Affairs

For Immediate Release:

December 30, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after Vice President-elect Joe Biden announced that Sudafi Henry, currently Hoyer’s Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor, will serve as Biden’s Director of Legislative Affairs:
 
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Hoyer on the Passing of New York Times Reporter Robin Toner

For Immediate Release:

December 12, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on the passing of New York Times reporter Robin Toner:
 
"I was deeply saddened to hear of the death of Robin Toner.
 
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Hoyer Statement on Nomination of Tom Daschle as HHS Secretary

For Immediate Release:

December 11, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement after President-elect Obama nominated former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services and Director of the White House Office of Health Reform:
 
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