Congress

Hoyer Statement on Reports President Trump Shared Classified Information with Russian Officials

For Immediate Release:

May 15, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Statement on House Democrats' Higher Education Initiative Launch

For Immediate Release:

May 15, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Americans to GOP: TrumpCare Is a Bad Idea

Americans across the country are sending a clear message: TrumpCare is a bad idea. A new NBC/WSJ poll out today highlights just how strongly Americans oppose the legislation:

By a 2-to-1 ratio, Americans say the health care legislation that was recently passed by the House and supported by President Donald Trump is a bad idea instead of a good idea, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.”

Less than a quarter

With each passing day, TrumpCare is getting more unpopular. In a new Quinnipiac University poll released today, less than a quarter of Americans approve of the TrumpCare bill passed by House Republicans. The consensus among Americans is clear: under TrumpCare, they'll have to pay more for less. Highlights from the poll can be found here:

Hoyer Statement on President Trump's Election Commission

For Immediate Release:

May 11, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Turns Out Taking Away Health Care Doesn't Make You More Popular

For anyone who has seen reports of constituents speaking out against TrumpCare across the country, it should come as no surprise that the bill is  deeply unpopular among the American people.

GOP to Trump: We Need an Independent Commission

Last night, President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, igniting responses from both sides of the aisle calling for an independent commission to investigate President Trump’s ties to Russia.

Hoyer Statement on the Firing of FBI Director James Comey

For Immediate Release:

May 9, 2017

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

What We All Have in Common

Who is forced to pay more for less under TrumpCare? Everyone. While Republicans jammed their harmful TrumpCare bill though the House without an updated CBO score and without holding a single hearing, every American, including those with employer-based coverage, would be harmed by the consequences of the legislation:

New York Times: G.O.P. Bill Could Affect Employer Health Coverage, Too

GOP Faces More Constituent Backlash Over TrumpCare

It hasn’t even been a full week since House Republicans jammed #TrumpCare through the House, but constituents are making their concerns known and voicing their strong opposition to the bill. Here’s a look at what they are saying: