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June 17, 2004Press Item
Hoyer and Rangel statements, Washington Post article...
June 23, 2004Press Item
WASHINGTON DC – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD), House Budget Committee Ranking Democrat John Spratt (SC), and Blue Dog Coalition co-chairman and House Agriculture Committee Ranking Democrat Charlie Stenholm (TX) held a press conference today to denounce the sham Republican “pay-as-you-go” or budget “enforcement” bill scheduled for the House floor tomorrow, and also discuss the Democratic alternative.
June 9, 2004Press Item
If Republicans really want to honor the memory of Ronald Reagan, they should toss in the trash the corporate tax legislation making its way through Congress...
June 17, 2004Press Item
The Republican majority has been successful in winning the votes in order to get legislation passed. I don’t think that they have been successful in getting the American people to believe that they have been fair to the minority or fair to the working people or fair to the manufactures that create jobs here. I don’t think that they have been fair when it comes to having some sense of patriotism or some sense of pride in saying ‘Made in the USA’...
June 17, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer today spoke out on the House floor in strong opposition to the FSC/ETI corporate tax bill, which at $150 billion, is laden with corporate tax breaks, extenders and other sweeteners that have nothing to do with reforming international tax law. The following is Rep. Hoyer’s statement as prepared for delivery:
June 22, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer released the following statement criticizing the hypocritical back door manner in which House Republicans voted today to raise the debt limit:
June 17, 2004Press Item
Rather than working in a broadly bipartisan manner to repeal and replace our country’s Foreign Sales Corporation – Extraterritorial Income export regime so the Europeans do not impose $4 billion per year in trade sanctions, Chairman Thomas has presented this Congress with a $150 billion bill that increases the deficit by over $34 billion. It is a $150 billion solution to a $4 billion problem...
June 17, 2004Press Item
The week of June 14th the House is considering H.R.4520, a modified version of H.R. 2896, Ways & Means Chairman Thomas’ bill to replace the FSC/ETI tax regime. GOP inaction on this matter prompted trade-related sanctions imposed by the European Union on a wide variety of US products...
June 17, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer released the following statement today strongly criticizing the restrictive process in which the House Republican leadership is permitting floor debate on the FSC/ETI corporate sales tax bill:
March 22, 2004Press Item
H. Con. Res. 393 ...
March 15, 2004Press Item
H.Res. 557 and H.R. 1375 ...
May 17, 2004Press Item
National Defense Authorization Act, Child Tax Credit, ...
May 3, 2004Press Item
H. R. 4227 and H. R. 4181 ...
March 29, 2004Press Item
H. Res. 3550, H. Res. 581, and H. Con. Res. 393 ...
May 10, 2004Press Item
H.R. 4279, H.R. 4280, H.R. 4275, and H.R. 4281 ...
May 3, 2004Press Item
Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act, Conference Report on Republican Budget Resolution for FY 2005
March 8, 2004Press Item
For the seventh week this session, the Republican leadership has again put forward a light Floor Schedule that does not address the fundamental problems facing America– including the stubborn unemployment that continues to plague the country as today’s Bureau of Labor Unemployment Report shows.
May 10, 2004Press Item
Cover the Uninsured Week, Permanent extension of 10% income tax bracket, Conference Report on Republican Budget Resolution for FY 2005
February 9, 2004Press Item
President Bush’s Fiscal Year 2005 Budget, H.R. 743 - Social Security Protection Act
March 15, 2004Press Item
Light floor schedule; Fiscal Year 2005 Budget
March 22, 2004Press Item
Fiscal Year 2005 Budget
September 2, 2003Press Item
Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, District of Columbia Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2004
September 8, 2003Press Item
Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2004, District of Columbia Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2004, Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003
April 26, 2004Press Item
Permanent extension of Marriage Penalty bill, Short-term extension of Transportation bill, Conference Report on Republican Budget Resolution for FY 2005
May 19, 2003Press Item
National Defense Authorization for Fiscal Year 2004, The Healthy Forests Restoration Act