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July 28, 2015Press Item
I’m now pleased to call this hearing to order and welcome all of you to the second installment in the series of hearings called ‘Make It In America: What’s Next?’
July 28, 2015Press Item
You have been an extraordinary leader for committee Democrats as our caucus continues its effort to focus Congress’s attention on education, innovation, and access to equal opportunity.
July 28, 2015Press Item
The Senate has now acted and approved a reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank, which both Democrats and Republicans agree supports thousands of American jobs.
July 26, 2015Press Item
In case you missed it, wanted to be sure you saw yesterday's op-ed by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer, Senator Orrin Hatch, former Senators Tom Harkin and Bob Dole, and former Representative Steve Bartlett in USA Today on the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilites Act (ADA).
July 25, 2015Press Item
Americans who care about the fundamental dignity of all people can applaud this decision. 
July 24, 2015Press Item
The Democratic Whip Office’s sixth annual Member Online All-Star Competition came to a close earlier this week. It was a great success, with House Democrats collectively gaining over 231,000 new social media followers over three weeks.
July 24, 2015Press Item
Twenty-five years ago, President George H. W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law.  
July 23, 2015Press Item
I was very disappointed that House Republicans passed yet another partisan, anti-immigrant bill today. 
July 23, 2015Press Item
I was proud to join in introducing the Equality Act today.  
July 22, 2015Press Item
Today’s Social Security and Medicare Trustees reports offer mixed news.  On the one hand, Medicare’s Trustees reaffirm that the Affordable Care Act is improving the program’s long-term sustainability.  
July 22, 2015Press Item
On Thursday, July 9, House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and House Democrats held the first hearing in a series of hearings titled “Make It In America: What’s Next?”