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April 24, 2007Press Item
Mr. Speaker, it is with profound sadness that I rise this morning to note the passing of our colleague and friend, Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald - a dedicated public servant who worked tirelessly on behalf of her constituents in California's 37th Congressional District, and a devoted representative who cared deeply for those she served.
April 23, 2007Press Item
In recognition of the Global Days for Darfur campaign, the Office of the Majority Leader is launching a page on its website focusing on Sudan.
April 19, 2007Press Item
The House today passed legislation to give the District a full seat in Congress, marking the biggest victory in nearly three decades in the city's quest for voting rights.
April 18, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer issued the following statement today in response to the United States Supreme Court’s decision upholding a nationwide ban on “partial birth” abortion.
April 23, 2007Press Item
Webpage on crisis in Sudan.
April 23, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding a new report by the trustees for Social Security and Medicare.
April 23, 2007Press Item
Today marks the beginning of 'Cover the Uninsured Week,' a week designed to remind us of the plight of far too many Americans who lack health insurance.
April 23, 2007Press Item
It is with profound sadness that I learned yesterday of the passing of Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald.
April 19, 2007Press Item
House passes bill giving DC a voting representative in the House.
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 17, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD), who has long advocated tax simplification and reform, released the following statement on House Democrats' commitment to this issue, as well as continuing Democratic efforts to fix the Alternative Minimum Tax.
April 17, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement marking the 145th anniversary of Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia, the day on which slaves in the District were freed.
April 18, 2007Press Item
Condolences following tragedy at Virginia Tech.
April 19, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today in support of H.R. 1905, the District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act, which will at long last give residents of the District of Columbia a voting representative in the House.
April 11, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today marking the 39th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act being signed into law.
April 11, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon in response to today's announcement by the Defense Department.
April 10, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this morning in response to comments by President Bush.
April 10, 2007Press Item
Democratic Leadership Call for President to Work with Congress, Change Direction in 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.
April 3, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this morning in response to comments by President Bush regarding funding for American troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.
April 6, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) is currently leading a bipartisan Congressional Delegation to Sudan, Egypt, Greece and Germany.