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August 3, 2007Press Item
Energy, Defense, FISA, emergency funds for Minnesota
July 18, 2007Press Item
The NIE report released on July 17 concluded that al-Qaeda has reconstituted. Despite this, Senate Republicans will not change course in Iraq in order to refocus on the war on terror.
July 13, 2007Press Item
Yesterday, the Democratic-led House passed the Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act, which requires the redeployment of U.S. troops to begin within 120 days of enactment and be completed by April 1, 2008.
July 13, 2007Press Item
On Thursday, the House passed legislation that requires the redeployment of U.S. troops to begin within 120 days of enactment and be completed by April 1, 2008.
June 29, 2007Press Item
After just six months in office, House Democrats are keeping our promises and moving our nation in a new direction.
June 27, 2007Press Item
The 110th Congress is making progress on the American people’s priorities, despite intense opposition from President Bush and Rubberstamp Republicans on many issues.
June 22, 2007Press Item
This week, the House finished work on three appropriations bills that invest in America's priorities after years of Republicans actually decreasing investments in those priorities.
June 8, 2007Press Item
Yesterday, the House passed a stem cell bill that will allow lifesaving stem cell research to continue.
May 29, 2007Press Item
After only five months of the 110th Congress, the new Democratic majority in the House is passing important legislation that addresses the key priorities of the American people and moves our nation in a new direction.
May 11, 2007Press Item
Weekly wrap-up.
May 9, 2007Press Item
More than 100 U.S. lawmakers sent China's President Hu Jintao a letter on Wednesday warning of "disaster" for the 2008 Olympic Games if Beijing fails to do more to stop carnage in Chinese ally Sudan's Darfur region.
May 2, 2007Press Item
Statements from Democratic leaders following President Bush's veto of the Iraq Accountability Act.
May 1, 2007Press Item
On the 4th anniversary of President Bush's speech in front of a banner proclaiming "mission accomplished," Democrats will send him a bill that changes course in Iraq.
April 27, 2007Press Item
Congress listened to the will of the American people this week and passed a supplemental spending bill that creates a new direction in Iraq.
April 26, 2007Press Item
House passes Iraq supplemental spending bill, 218-208.
April 24, 2007Press Item
Today, on Yom Ha'atzmaut, I want to congratulate both Israeli citizens and the Jewish community on the 59th anniversary of Israel's independence.
April 23, 2007Press Item
Webpage on crisis in Sudan.
April 16, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in response to President Bush's remarks this morning on Iraq.
April 12, 2007Press Item
Information on Leader Hoyer's CODEL trip to Sudan.
April 12, 2007Press Item
Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) said he wanted to make a powerful statement by leading his first overseas congressional trip as House majority leader. So he went to Darfur, the region of Africa's Sudan that has been ravaged by genocide and torn by a civil war.
April 2, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon after Vice President Dick Cheney – during a speech in Alabama – urged Congress to continue to rubber-stamp the Administration’s funding requests for Iraq as previous Republican-controlled Congresses have done.