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March 9, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) issued the following statement today regarding the introduction of the “District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007.
March 7, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on bringing voting rights for to the floor for a vote.
March 7, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the Ways and Means Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee held a hearing on the Alternative Minimum Tax.
March 6, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on H.R.547, which recognizes International Women's Day, which will be observed on March 8.
March 6, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on Democrats' commitment to restoring broad, vigorous, and effective oversight in the 110th Congress.
March 7, 2007Press Item
The Iraq War is the topic of the day, the week, the month, the year. But before I get to it, I need to repeat a mantra that I will continue to chant: It’s the oversight, stupid.
March 7, 2007Press Item
Democrats are committed to conducting vigorous oversight.
February 28, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in support of the National Security First Act, which will implement changes to the CFIUS review process that will strengthen national security.
March 2, 2007Press Item
Weekly update from Congressman Hoyer.
March 5, 2007Press Item
Responding to a request from House leaders, Chief Administrative Officer Dan Beard will spend the next few months working with other Congressional officials to come up with new ways to make the Capitol more Earth-friendly.
March 1, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) gave the following remarks at a press conference today unveiling the PROGRESS Act, where he was joined by several co-sponsors, including some of the House Democrats’ veteran and freshman Members. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
March 1, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today in support of the Employee Free Choice Act.
March 1, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Hoyer released the following statement today on news reports of the poor conditions at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the removal of Walter Reed’s Commanding General this morning.
February 16, 2007Press Item
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives took a vital first step in affecting the Bush Administration's failing Iraq policy and forging a new direction in our war effort there.
February 16, 2007Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke at a press conference after the Iraq resolution, which expresses support for our troops and opposes the President's escalation of the war in Iraq, passed the House with bipartisan support. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
February 16, 2007Press Item
Last November, the voters sent a resounding message that they desire a new direction for America.
February 28, 2007Press Item
The Employee Free Choice Act will be on the House Floor this week.
February 28, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke at a press conference today with House Education and Labor Committee Chairman George Miller and other Democratic House Members of the Education and Labor Committee on the Employee Free Choice Act .
February 16, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement after the House passed small business tax relief bill, which Democrats believe will help move a minimum wage increase forward.
February 5, 2007Press Item
Senate and House Democratic leaders today criticized President Bush's FY08 budget plan for the amount of debt it would create while shortchanging crucial programs.
February 7, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and Louisiana Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco met this morning to discuss ongoing recovery efforts after Hurricane Katrina.
February 21, 2007Press Item
Democrats on Iraq
February 12, 2007Press Item
Democrats on Iraq
February 12, 2007Press Item
House Democratic Leaders released the following statements today regarding a concurrent resolution that will be debated on the Floor this week. The resolution expresses support for American troops and disapproval of the President's plan to increase the number of troops in Iraq.
February 14, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer spoke on the House Floor today in favor of the Iraq resolution that expresses support for our troops and opposition to the President’s proposal to escalate troops in Iraq.