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September 11, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today, the fifth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001:
September 12, 2006Press Item
9/11 Resolution, Prison Bill, Earmark Reform
September 6, 2006Press Item
The Horse Slaughter Prevention Act
September 7, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in response to President Bush's fourth national security speech in recent days:
September 5, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) made the following remarks today at a press conference with Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, Assistant Democratic Leader Dick Durbin, Senate Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Carl Levin, and Senator Thomas Carper, as well as former NATO Supreme Allied Commander General Wesley Clark and Sharon Burke, Director of the Third Way National Security Project, to release a new report detailing the Republicans' failure to make America as safe as it should be:
August 29, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD), who is on a trip through the Gulf Coast this week with a group of House Democrats, released the following statement today in observance of the first anniversary of Hurricane Katrina:
August 31, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on the President's speech to the American Legion in Utah earlier today:
August 18, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after President Bush spoke at Camp David on the economy:
August 21, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement regarding President Bush’s comments today on Iraq:
September 1, 2006Press Item
Labor Day is a celebration of America's working men and women who have made this nation strong and prosperous...
September 5, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon in response to President Bush's speech on the war on terror:
August 14, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the 71st anniversary of the Social Security program’s inception:
August 17, 2006Press Item
minimum wage and energy independence...
August 4, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this morning following the news that only 113,000 jobs were added to the economy in July:
August 4, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today regarding the failure of the Do-Nothing Republican Congress to raise the minimum wage before adjourning for the August recess:
August 4, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - Ways and Means Ranking Member Charles B. Rangel issued the following statement after the Senate rejected the Republican political gamble linking an overdue increase in the minimum wage to an $800 billion estate tax giveaway to 7,500 of the wealthiest families in America:
January 3, 2007Press Item
Democrats Keep Fighting for a Fair Minimum Wage Increase
August 4, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - El Coordinador Demócrata de la Cámara de Representantes, el Congresista Steny H. Hoyer (MD) emitió hoy el siguiente comunicado ante la falla del Inútil Congreso Republicano por aumentar el salario mínimo antes del receso de agosto:
August 3, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement this afternoon in response to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that former Rep. Tom DeLay must stay on the ballot for the office he resigned under a cloud of scandal in June:
July 26, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON - House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer made the following statement on the House Floor today regarding H.R. 5611, the Fuel Consumption Education Act, and the energy independence bill that he unveiled yesterday with other leading Democrats, the PROGRESS Act. (As prepared for delivery.)
July 27, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Republican leaders in the House and Senate have a long history of trying to poison efforts to raise the national minimum wage by making wage increases contingent on passing other harmful measures – such as ones that hurt workers or drive up the budget deficit, according to a new analysis released by Rep. George Miller (D-CA) today.
July 27, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Reps. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and George Miller (D-CA) issued the following statement this evening:
July 28, 2006Press Item
Democrats Continue Fighting for a Fair Vote on Increasing the Minimum Wage
July 28, 2006Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC - Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD), Ranking Democrat on the Ways and Means Committee Charlie Rangel (NY) and Rep. Robert Wexler (D-FL), a member of the Judiciary Committee, today began an effort to put bipartisan pressure on the House Judiciary Committee to take up legislation that would grant the Korean War Veterans Association a Federal charter.