Articles & Op-Eds

October 20, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today's op-ed by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD), author of the Help America Vote Act, in The Hill on claims that the presidential election is 'rigged.'
September 21, 2016
As millions of American children returned to school over the past few weeks, parents and caregivers had long shopping lists filled with necessary items: notebooks, pencils, calculators, and lunchboxes, to name a few.
July 12, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw yesterday's article in The Hill on a speech House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) delivered at the Georgetown University Law Center on efforts to renew the American people's faith in government. 
July 11, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today's article in Roll Call on a speech House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) delivered this afternoon at the Georgetown University Law Center on efforts to renew the American people's faith in government. 
July 11, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today's article in Roll Call about House Democrats’ Online All-Star Competition and other initiatives led by Whip Hoyer to use technology to make Congress more transparent, efficient, and responsive to constituents. 
June 24, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today’s op-ed by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) in The Hill about House Democrats' sit-in on the House Floor earlier this week. 
June 15, 2016
On Monday, House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) announced House Democrats' updated Make It In America plan. 
June 14, 2016
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) announced House Democrats’ updated Make It In America plan yesterday at The Foundery, a new maker space where innovators and entrepreneurs can turn their ideas into reality, with access to machines and equipment and help from skilled experts. 
June 13, 2016
Earlier today, House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) announced House Democrats' updated Make It In America plan. 
June 8, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today’s op-ed by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) and Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) in the Washington Post about how House Republicans are bending rules in the House of Representatives to allow discrimination against LGBT Americans. 
June 7, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today’s op-ed by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) and Congressman Chris Van Hollen (MD-8) online in The Baltimore Sun about recent actions taken by House Republicans on the Select Panel to Attack Women’s Health to subpoena a reproductive health care practitioner in Maryland and several Maryland health care providers and first responders. 
April 20, 2016
Wanted to make sure you saw today's op-ed in the San Jose Mercury News by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) on the Information Technology Modernization Act that he introduced last week. 
April 11, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw yesterday's article in The Hill about the Information Technology Modernization Act, which will be introduced by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) today. 
March 18, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today’s article in “Roll Call” about the Beta Labs briefing series. 
March 16, 2016
Wanted to be sure you saw today's column for the Center for American Progress’s “Talk Poverty” blog by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and Congresswoman Barbara Lee, chair of the Democratic Whip Task Force on Poverty, Income Inequality, and Opportunity. 
March 2, 2016
A gaggle of top House Democrats derided Speaker Paul Ryan's newly developed GOP task force on poverty on Wednesday, arguing that the group was a "sham."
January 15, 2016
Wanted to make sure you saw today's op-ed in The Hill by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) on President Obama's final State of the Union Address.
December 28, 2015
ICYMI: Wanted to be sure you saw this article in The Hill on Whip Hoyer’s recent bipartisan successes, including the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank, inclusion of the Full-Service Community Schools program in the Every Student Succeeds Act, and passage of the visa waiver improvement bill. 
December 10, 2015
I was proud to be on hand today as President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act into law, which includes a provision I authored to encourage the wider adoption of the full-service community schools model. 
December 7, 2015
If they had a kitchen sink, pro-business lobbyists pushing for the renewal of the Export-Import Bank might have thrown that, too.
December 7, 2015
The House on Thursday took a step toward reviving the Export-Import Bank, by voting to renew the embattled institution's funding as part of a five-year federal transportation spending measure.
November 30, 2015
With lawmakers and their staffers frequently communicating on their iPhones, iPads and Android devices through text message, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) has turned to SMS to get a quicker, more accurate vote count on critical bills. 
November 4, 2015
The House’s passage of legislation to revive the Export-Import Bank followed such an untraditional path that it will be a hard act to follow.
November 4, 2015
The House on Wednesday night rejected efforts to derail a renewal of the Export-Import Bank, virtually assuring a new life for the agency.
November 3, 2015
House Democratic leaders are intensifying the pressure on Republicans for stronger voter protections.