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April 23, 2007Press Item
Today marks the beginning of 'Cover the Uninsured Week,' a week designed to remind us of the plight of far too many Americans who lack health insurance.
April 23, 2007Press Item
It is with profound sadness that I learned yesterday of the passing of Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald.
April 19, 2007Press Item
House passes bill giving DC a voting representative in the House.
April 16, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in response to President Bush's remarks this morning on Iraq.
April 17, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD), who has long advocated tax simplification and reform, released the following statement on House Democrats' commitment to this issue, as well as continuing Democratic efforts to fix the Alternative Minimum Tax.
April 17, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement marking the 145th anniversary of Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia, the day on which slaves in the District were freed.
April 18, 2007Press Item
Condolences following tragedy at Virginia Tech.
April 19, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today in support of H.R. 1905, the District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act, which will at long last give residents of the District of Columbia a voting representative in the House.
April 11, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today marking the 39th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act being signed into law.
April 11, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon in response to today's announcement by the Defense Department.
April 10, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this morning in response to comments by President Bush.
April 10, 2007Press Item
Democratic Leadership Call for President to Work with Congress, Change Direction in Iraq
April 12, 2007Press Item
Information on Leader Hoyer's CODEL trip to Sudan.
April 12, 2007Press Item
Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) said he wanted to make a powerful statement by leading his first overseas congressional trip as House majority leader. So he went to Darfur, the region of Africa's Sudan that has been ravaged by genocide and torn by a civil war.
April 2, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon after Vice President Dick Cheney – during a speech in Alabama – urged Congress to continue to rubber-stamp the Administration’s funding requests for Iraq as previous Republican-controlled Congresses have done.
April 3, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this morning in response to comments by President Bush regarding funding for American troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.
April 6, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) is currently leading a bipartisan Congressional Delegation to Sudan, Egypt, Greece and Germany.
March 30, 2007Press Item
Weekly wrap-up.
April 2, 2007Press Item
First quarter progress report.
March 30, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today following the release of a non-partisan report that showed the Army could maintain its wartime operations well into July 2007 with funds the Army has already been provided.
March 28, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer released the following statement after the House passed the Wounded Warriors Assistance Act with broad, bipartisan support.
March 29, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor today in support of the Democratic Budget Resolution that begins to clean up the fiscal mess left behind by Republicans.
March 28, 2007Press Item
Almost five months ago, the American people emphatically voted for change and a new direction in our nation. They want a Congress that works hard for them; that addresses the critical issues facing our great nation; and that - yes - works together, whenever possible...
March 27, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement in support of the Rail and Public Transportation Security Act, which will improve the security of railroads, public transportation, and over-the-road buses in the United States.
March 28, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke at a press conference today with the House Democratic leadership on the accomplishments Democrats have made for the American people in the first three months of the 110th Congress. Hoyer also discussed the next items on the Democratic agenda.