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November 25, 2014Press Item
Michael Brown’s death was tragic and preventable.  We must do more as a nation to ensure that every individual and every life is valued and protected, no matter the color of one’s skin.
November 24, 2014Press Item
I welcome the unified efforts of the P5+1 to reach a final agreement with Iran on the dismantling of its nuclear weapons program. 
November 24, 2014Press Item
I join in thanking Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel for his service to our nation.  Under his watch, our military has continued to tackle threats to our national security and to the security of our allies while adjusting to new budget realities and becoming a nimbler force.
November 21, 2014Press Item
Yesterday, President Obama announced executive actions he will take to fix our nation’s broken immigration system. 
November 21, 2014Press Item
Once again, House Republicans are wasting the taxpayers’ time and money on a partisan lawsuit against the President.
November 20, 2014Press Item
Everybody, including [Speaker] John Boehner recognizes the immigration system is broken.
November 20, 2014Press Item
Once again, Republicans are wasting the Congress’s time – and the American people’s time – on partisan messaging bills that would do little to create jobs or grow our economy.
November 21, 2014Press Item
In September, House Republicans continued to waste time and taxpayer dollars by voting for the 53rd time to undermine or repeal the consumer protections, financial assistance, and expanded coverage options provided by the Affordable Care Act. 
November 19, 2014Press Item
I join in congratulating Co-Chairs Raúl Grijalva and Keith Ellison on being chosen to continue leading the Congressional Progressive Caucus, along with Whip Barbara Lee and Vice Chairs Sheila Jackson-Lee, Mike Honda, Jan Schakowsky, and David Cicilline.  
November 19, 2014Press Item
Rep. G. K. Butterfield is an outstanding choice to serve as the next Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus.
November 19, 2014Press Item
I join in congratulating Rep. Ron Kind on his re-election as Chair of the New Democrat Coalition, along with Vice Chairs Gerry Connolly and Jim Himes. 
November 19, 2014Press Item
I was proud to be on hand today for the dedication of a bust of former Czech President Václav Havel in the U.S. Capitol building.  
November 19, 2014Press Item
Today, the Republican Majority unveiled its 2015 House legislative schedule.
November 18, 2014Press Item
I join in congratulating Rep. Linda Sánchez on her election as the next Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, and I thank outgoing Chair Rubén Hinojosa for his service and leadership.
November 20, 2014Press Item
I’m Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer in the House of Representatives with an important message about your health insurance coverage next year.
November 18, 2014Press Item
Thank you very much, Madam Leader. Congratulations on your re-election. Congratulations to all of my colleagues on the expression of confidence the Caucus has given to all of you.
November 18, 2014Press Item
Today's deadly attack on worshippers in a synagogue in Jerusalem was a heinous and vile act.
November 18, 2014Press Item
I am humbled and honored by the opportunity to serve as Democratic Whip for the 114th Congress, and I greatly appreciate the support of my Democratic colleagues.