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For Immediate Release: 
December 13, 2013
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Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today on the promotion of Robert V. Fischer, Jr. to Manager of the Democratic Cloakroom.  Fischer, who has served as Assistant Manager of the Democratic Cloakroom since 1993 and previously served in the Office of the House Sergeant at Arms and the Office of the Doorkeeper, will be replacing Barry Sullivan, who retired last month:

“I join in congratulating Bob Fischer on his new position as the Manager of the Democratic Cloakroom, a well-deserved promotion that recognizes his years of service to the Democratic Caucus.  I have had the pleasure of working with him for many years, and have been consistently impressed by his dedication to our Members and the work of the House.  Respected and well liked by Members, Bob’s knowledge of the institution and commitment to the Democratic Caucus is exceptional, and I look forward to working with him in his new role.”