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March 14, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the passing of Robert McGlotten.
March 14, 2016Press Item
This week, Speaker Ryan continues to struggle with deep divisions in his party over a path forward on a budget resolution for Fiscal Year 2017. 
March 14, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the passing of former Congressman Martin Olav Sabo.
March 9, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the recent violence in Israel and the death of American student Taylor Force.
March 9, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on Iran’s most recent violations of ballistic missile test restrictions.
March 8, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer released the following statement today in recognition of International Women’s Day.
March 8, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer released the following statement today after he joined in submitting an amicus brief in support of President Obama’s executive actions on immigration. 
March 8, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today. 
March 6, 2016Press Item
"Nancy Reagan was truly an inspirational figure. She was devoted to President Reagan, to their family, and to our country, and through her advocacy on behalf of those suffering from Alzheimer's she made millions of American families her own. ...
March 4, 2016Press Item
Since Speaker Paul Ryan took the gavel in October, he has repeatedly expressed how important it is for Congress to pass a budget and return to “regular order” through the appropriations process. Yet his conference continues to be deeply divided over whether to adhere to the spending levels that both parties agreed to in the bipartisan budget agreement that was enacted last year. 
March 4, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the Department of Labor released its jobs report for February.
March 3, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after President Obama announced that 20 million Americans have gained health insurance coverage since the Affordable Care Act was enacted in 2010.
March 3, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on the Gulf Cooperation Council’s decision to designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. 
March 3, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in response to the decision by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to expand Medicaid eligibility for those in Flint, Michigan impacted by lead exposure. 
March 2, 2016Press Item
A gaggle of top House Democrats derided Speaker Paul Ryan's newly developed GOP task force on poverty on Wednesday, arguing that the group was a "sham."
March 2, 2016Press Item
Today, House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) introduced the School-Based Asthma Management Program Act, which would help ensure that students with asthma have assistance at school with managing their chronic disease and can excel in an asthma-friendly environment. 
March 2, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in response to the UNSecurity Council’s unanimous approval of a resolution thatimposes new sanctions against North Korea.
March 2, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) attended a press conference hosted by Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-02) today to call on House Republicans to make strong investments in anti-poverty programs following Speaker Ryan’s announcement of a Republican task force on poverty.