Miscellaneous

Majority Leader Hoyer Announces Staff Changes

For Immediate Release:

February 24, 2009

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

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Hoyer: Time to Keep the Founders' Promise in D.C.

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February 22, 2009

Contact:Steny Hoyer

Washington Post

Two and a quarter centuries ago, before the Capitol had even been imagined, the Founders were asking a question we still hear in the District to this day. How could they cut out a city from its home state and put it under the direct rule of Congress without violating the principles they had just fought a war to secure?

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Hoyer Receives Honorary Degree from Washington College

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February 20, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke today after receiving an honorary degree from Washington College at their George Washington Birthday Convocation. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Hoyer Observes President Lincoln’s 200th Birthday

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February 12, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in commemoration of the bicentennial birthday of President Abraham Lincoln:
 
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Hoyer Speaks on Bipartisanship, Regular Order at Georgetown University's Transition Conference

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February 12, 2009

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

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Hoyer Congratulates Congressman Dingell on Historic Milestone

For Immediate Release:

February 11, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today congratulating Congressman John Dingell for becoming the longest-serving member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Next Week’s Floor Schedule

For Immediate Release:

February 4, 2009

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

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding next week’s schedule for the U.S. House of Representatives:
 
“The House will now reassemble on Monday at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes at 6:30 p.m. 
 
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Hoyer Testifies in Support of DC Voting Rights

For Immediate Release:

January 27, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) testified this morning before the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties, in support of voting rights for the District of Columbia. In his oral testimony, Hoyer said he intends to have a House vote on DC voting rights in the near term. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Hoyer Statement on Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

For Immediate Release:

January 22, 2009

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the 36th anniversary of Roe v. Wade:
 
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