December 2, 2015Press Item
I thank Mr. Scott for yielding.  I want to thank Mr. Kline, the Chairman of the Committee, and Ranking Member Scott for their work on this bill. 
December 2, 2015Press Item
Today the House will consider the Every Student Succeeds Act Conference Report, which reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. 
October 12, 2015Press Item
The stealth operation to save the Export-Import Bank started with a simple conversation on the House floor. Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (Md.), the second-ranking House Democrat, approached Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.) with a proposition: Let’s work together.
October 26, 2015Press Item
Supporters of the expired Export-Import Bank succeeded early Monday evening in using a rare parliamentary maneuver to force the agency's proposed resurrection onto the House floor, over the opposition of conservative Republicans.
November 1, 2015Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer suggested on CBS' "Face the Nation" that Speaker Paul Ryan will have to take some risks if he wants to avoid the same problems his predecessor John Boehner faced.
November 3, 2015Press Item
House Democratic leaders are intensifying the pressure on Republicans for stronger voter protections.
November 3, 2015Press Item
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is using President Obama as a "fig leaf" to gloss over the Republican discord on immigration policy, Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) charged Tuesday.
November 4, 2015Press Item
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.
December 1, 2015Press Item
This week, I join in marking two important anniversaries that are milestones on our nation’s continuing march toward full equality for all. 
December 1, 2015Press Item
On this World AIDS Day, we stand in solidarity with those who are living with HIV/AIDS and remember the lives lost in communities across our country and throughout the world. 
November 4, 2015Press Item
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 30, 2015Press Item
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 28, 2015Press Item
Yesterday's shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs was a deplorable act of violence that we cannot continue to allow to happen in our nation again and again. My thoughts are with the families of Officer Garrett Swasey, who died in the line of duty while protecting others, and the two civilians killed.
November 24, 2015Press Item
Today's incident underscores the problems presented by Russia's military operations in Syria.