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April 20, 2016Press Item
Wanted to make sure you saw today's op-ed in the San Jose Mercury News by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) on the Information Technology Modernization Act that he introduced last week. 
April 19, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) joined House Democrats on the House Floor this afternoon to call on Senate Republicans to do their job and hold a hearing and a vote on the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court. 
April 19, 2016Press Item
Puerto Rico, home to 3.5 million Americans, will default on $422 million worth of debt on May 1 unless Congress acts to allow the territory to restructure its debt. 
April 18, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement in response to today’s bus bombing in Jerusalem. 
April 15, 2016Press Item
Today, House Republicans missed the statutory deadline to pass a budget, notwithstanding the fact that they made passing a budget a top priority this year. It’s unfortunate that division and dysfunction within their Party prevented them from passing a budget, and I am deeply disappointed that many of their Members are urging Republican leadership to abandon the spending levels Congress passed last year. 
April 15, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in anticipation of Monday’s oral arguments before the Supreme Court in United States v. Texas.
April 15, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after House Republicans failed to pass a budget resolution by the April 15 statutory deadline. 
April 15, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on Tax Day. Due to the observance of Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia, the federal filing deadline has been moved to Monday, April 18. 
April 14, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) delivered remarks today at a Steering & Policy Committee hearing on poverty in America. 
April 14, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the upcoming departure of long-time Democratic staff director Janice Mays from the House Committee on Ways and Means. 
April 13, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement on the legislation introduced yesterday by House Republicans to address the financial crisis in Puerto Rico.
April 13, 2016Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor this morning about the Information Technology Modernization Act, a bill he introduced on Monday to upgrade government IT infrastructure and strengthen cybersecurity.