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June 19, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in support of H. Con. Res. 155, "Recognizing the Historical Significance of Juneteenth Independence Day."
June 18, 2007Press Item
This Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill increases the VA budget by $6.7 billion above the Fiscal Year 2007 level, the largest increase in the 77-year history of the Department of Veterans Affairs and $3.8 billion above the President’s request.
June 12, 2007Press Item
Democrats are building on the change we have brought to Washington over the last five months by bringing the first of 12 bills that will fund all government programs to the House Floor today. These important bills will continue to move our country in a new direction.
June 8, 2007Press Item
Yesterday, the House passed a stem cell bill that will allow lifesaving stem cell research to continue.
June 8, 2007Press Item
The House passes the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act
June 5, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer, already the highest-ranking congressman in Maryland history, became the longest-serving yesterday.
June 5, 2007Press Item
Summary and statements on the passing of the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act.
May 25, 2007Press Item
Yesterday, the House passed legislation that will significantly impact the war in Iraq.