February 14, 2008Press Item
Every Member of Congress knows that our highest duty is to protect America. The President’s comments earlier today implying that any one of us is less focused on the security of our nation were wrong, divisive and harmful.
February 14, 2008Press Item
President Bush should allow Congress to fine-tune legislation on surveillance.
February 15, 2008Press Item
After refusing to extend current law, the President repeated today his untenable and irresponsible claim that our national security will be jeopardized unless the House immediately rubber-stamps a Senate bill to modify the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
February 13, 2008Press Item
I am very pleased that the President has signed the bipartisan economic stimulus bill into law.
February 13, 2008Press Item
FISA, Contempt and Suspensions.
February 14, 2008Press Item
Madame Speaker and colleagues, Madame Secretary and distinguished guests, Annette and family members: Today, we mourn the loss of a wonderful man – a giant both in this institution and internationally.
February 14, 2008Press Item
Mr. Speaker, in 1885, a young scholar wrote an influential book about the United States Congress entitled ‘Congressional Government.’
February 12, 2008The Daily Whip
FISA, Public Housing Asset Management Improvement Act of 2007 and Suspensions.
February 8, 2008The Weekly Whip
Public Housing, Energy and Suspensions
February 11, 2008Press Item
I was deeply and profoundly saddened to learn today of the passing of my very good friend and colleague, Representative Tom Lantos of California, the Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the only Holocaust survivor to ever serve in the U.S. Congress.
February 11, 2008Press Item
On Thursday, the Senate and the House passed an economic stimulus package.
February 4, 2008Press Item
press release and report from the Majority Leader's Office...
February 6, 2008The Daily Whip
College Opportunity and Affordability Act
February 7, 2008Press Item
I am saddened by Representative Hooley’s decision to not seek a seventh term. However, I would like to congratulate her on the almost 12 years of service that she has given to her district and nation.
February 4, 2008Press Item
WASHINGTON – House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) issued the following statement regarding the President’s Fiscal Year 2009 Budget that was released today:
January 30, 2008Press Item
On Tuesday the House passed bipartisan legislation that will stimulate the economy and help hard-working families.
January 31, 2008Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) announced today to the Democratic Caucus at the Caucus Issues Conference here that he has promoted Deputy Floor Director Alejandro Perez to be the new Floor Director.