Hoyer Statement on Fiscally Responsible AMT Bill
Hoyer spoke on the House Floor on Wednesday in support of a revised bill that protects 23 million Americans from the Alternative Minimum Tax, while not adding to the deficit by closing tax loopholes.
Hoyer: AMT Bill Needs to Be Paid For, Rather Than Passing Debt to Future Generations
Hoyer: Intelligence Authorization Strengthens Oversight, Invests in Critical Intelligence Programs
Yesterday, Hoyer called the first Intelligence Authorization conference report in three years a strong bill that will enhance the effectiveness of the intelligence community, and said that it takes important steps to prohibit the use of torture.
Hoyer: President Should Stop Playing Politics with Defense Employees
Hoyer spoke at a press conference this week with other members of the Washington Metro Area Delegation, where they discussed how it is unnecessary for the Department of Defense to issue furlough notices to 100,000 federal employees.
Majority Leader Hoyer Calls Bush Veto of Children’s Health Bill Deeply Misguided
Hoyer called the President's second veto of legislation providing health care to 10 million low-income American children "shameful," and said that while he will continue to negotiate with Republicans, Congress will proceed with an extension of CHIP to ensure that no children who are currently covered lose their access to health care.