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June 15, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding the three energy bills considered on the House Floor today and the two energy bills that are expected to be considered on Wednesday:
June 16, 2004Press Item
The Full House Appropriations Committee approved by voice vote today an amendment to the 2005 Defense Appropriations bill that was offered by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and that reaffirmed the U.S. policy against the use of torture.
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:
June 7, 2004Press Item
Energy Week...
June 15, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer today met with leading advocates of full-service community schools to discuss his introduction of the “Full-Service Community Schools Act.”
March 22, 2004Press Item
H. Con. Res. 393 ...
March 15, 2004Press Item
H.Res. 557 and H.R. 1375 ...
March 8, 2004Press Item
H.R. 339 ...
May 17, 2004Press Item
National Defense Authorization Act, Child Tax Credit, ...
May 3, 2004Press Item
H. R. 4227 and H. R. 4181 ...
April 19, 2004Press Item
H.R. 2844 ...
March 29, 2004Press Item
H. Res. 3550, H. Res. 581, and H. Con. Res. 393 ...
May 31, 2004Press Item
...three bills that the House has already passed with bipartisan majorities, and which they will tout as "helping teachers" and "helping Americans strengthen skills to compete in a global economy."
May 31, 2004Press Item
H.J.Res. 83 and H.R. 444 ...
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
June 8, 2004Press Item
WASHINGTON - House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) will deliver the following statement this evening on the House Floor (as prepared for delivery)...
June 4, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) today released a letter from 19 House Democrats to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy Thompson, stating opposition to the Bush Administration’s decision to “reprogram”, or move funds from state and local bioterrorism preparedness. The Administration has indicated it will shift $55 million in Fiscal 2004 bioterrorism preparedness funding away from the State and Local Bioterrorism Preparedness to other initiatives. The text of the letter is below:
June 9, 2004Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer released the following statement in recognition of June as National Gay and Lesbian Pride Month:
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 1, 2004Press Item
The Republican leadership continues to put forward a light Floor Schedule that does not address the fundamental problems facing America– stubborn unemployment, skyrocketing health costs, and struggling schools.
March 15, 2004Press Item
Light floor schedule; Fiscal Year 2005 Budget