Republican Outrages

Hoyer Discusses Health Care and the Russia Investigation with CNN's Erin Burnett

For Immediate Release:

March 29, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer: We Must Have a Full Accounting of Russia’s Efforts to Subvert Our Democracy

For Immediate Release:

March 29, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Their Words, Not Ours.

Wanted to be sure you saw Republicans in both chambers are joining Democrats in calling on Chairman Nunes’ to recuse himself from the House Intelligence Committee investigation on Russia. These Republicans agree that Rep. Nunes no longer has credibility, which underscores the need for an independent commission. Take a look at what they had to say: 

Hoyer Statement on the Ways and Means Committee Markup of a Resolution of Inquiry to Demand President Trump's Tax Returns

For Immediate Release:

March 28, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on Chairman Nunes' Decision to Cancel a Public Hearing on Russian Interference in the 2016 Election

For Immediate Release:

March 24, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Discusses Postponed TrumpCare Vote and House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes' Actions with Wolf Blitzer on CNN

For Immediate Release:

March 23, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Statement on Congressional Budget Office Score of Amended TrumpCare Bill

For Immediate Release:

March 23, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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

Hoyer Discusses the Postponed TrumpCare Vote with Neil Cavuto on Fox News

The Republicans are a deeply divided party and have been so for six years. They have great, great difficulty reaching consensus on important pieces of legislation. 

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A new Quinnipiac poll shows Americans disapprove of #TrumpCare 56 to 17%.  That’s right – only 17% of Americans support the GOP’s plan. GOP leaders should take note: not only is the plan wildly unpopular with their own Members, but the vast majority of the American people aren’t for it, either. From the poll:

Whip Update: "Centrists Flee"

In their efforts to win over the House Freedom Caucus – who continue to move the goal posts, apparently – GOP leaders are losing some of their moderates. Another look at Republican whipping efforts from The Hill:  

GOP centrists in the House are fleeing from their party’s ObamaCare repeal-and-replace legislation, complicating White House efforts to win passage in a vote scheduled for Thursday.”