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February 11, 2003Press Item
Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my good friends from Illinois and California, Chairman Hyde and ranking member Lantos, for bringing this very important resolution to the house floor. It's a moral imperative, and a matter of principle, that this house speak as one today...
January 28, 2003Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) released the following statement tonight after President Bush's State of the Union address...
February 3, 2003Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD), the lead Democratic House sponsor of the landmark Federal election reform bill (the "Help America Vote Act") that was signed into law by President Bush last October, released the following statement regarding funding in the President's Fiscal Year 2004 Budget to implement those reforms...
February 3, 2003Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding the fiscal year 2004 Budget released by the Bush Administration today and its affect on federal employees...
November 16, 2002Press Item
Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD), who became Maryland's highest ranking Member of Congress ever when he was unanimously elected to be the next House Democratic Whip on Thursday, will deliver the Democratic response to the President's weekly national radio address on Saturday. The following is the text of Congressman Hoyer's remarks, as delivered ...
December 9, 2002Press Item
Democratic Whip-Elect Steny Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement on the House Democratic economic forum taking place today during a press availability with other members of the House Democratic Leadership...
December 9, 2002Press Item
House Democratic Whip-Elect Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) released the following statement today regarding press reports that President Bush intends to nominate John W. Snow to be Treasury Secretary and to appoint Stephen Friedman as the top White House economic advisor...
December 10, 2002Press Item
Democratic Whip-Elect Steny Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement today on the second day of the House Democratic economic forum during a press availability with other members of the House Democratic Leadership
November 14, 2002Press Item
Congressman Steny Hoyer (D-MD) released the following statement today upon election by unanimous acclamation as the new House Democratic Whip ...
January 24, 2003Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) released the following statement today in response to news reports that the Administration is planning to propose a plan that would force Medicare beneficiaries to join private health plans to obtain prescription drug coverage...
January 9, 2003Press Item
WASHINGTON - House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer released the following statement today regarding the Democratic Governors' Association's Economic Stimulus plan ...
December 20, 2002Press Item
WASHINGTON – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD), the incoming House Democratic Whip, released the following statement today at a press conference attended by Senior House Democrats who called for the immediate extension of unemployment insurance benefits (Congressman Hoyer, who was attending a funeral in his Congressional District, was unable to attend the press conference) ...
January 4, 2003Press Item
Republicans returning on Tuesday to take over Congress have been bestowed with a precious political opportunity — the second chance.
January 10, 2003Press Item
WASHINGTON - House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer released the following statement today in response to Vice President Cheney's speech in defense of the Bush Administration's economic plan and today's report that the economy lost 101,000 jobs in December ...
July 2, 2010Press Item
Today's release of employment numbers from June brings mixed news. On one hand, it's encouraging that the private sector, whose job creation is essential to our recovery, added 83,000 jobs last month.
July 2, 2010Press Item
Today, the Department of Labor released their jobs report for June.
July 2, 2010Press Item
Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is raising his profile both as a statesman and a partisan street brawler as the November elections near, moves that have drawn praise from Democrats while raising a few questions about what he's gunning for.
July 2, 2010Press Item
Today, the Labor Department reported that the private sector created 83,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate dropped from 9.7% in May to 9.5% in June, the lowest level since July 2009.
July 1, 2010Press Item
Americans will see two important changes starting today to give them greater control over their health care and enhance their insurance options.
July 1, 2010Press Item
Today, the House voted to restore and extend unemployment insurance for more than 1 million Americans facing long-term joblessness.
July 1, 2010Press Item
Tonight the House passed a budget that cuts spending and reaffirms Democrats' strong commitment to fiscal responsibility, while also making clear that our top priority remains job creation.
July 1, 2010Press Item
Tonight, the House passed a one-year budget enforcement resolution.