Hoyer: CEA Report Shows Positive Impact of Recovery Act
In response to a report issued by the White House Council of Economic Advisors, Leader Hoyer said that while the report showed further evidence that the Recovery Act has played a role in stopping the economic downturn and starting to reverse the slide, Democrats’ top priority remains creating jobs and strengthening the economy.
Hoyer Statement on Earthquake in Haiti
Following this week’s devastating earthquake, Leader Hoyer expressed support for the people of Haiti and joined with the President and others in committing humanitarian aid, and civilian and military disaster relief, to help the people of Haiti as they struggle to recover.
Hoyer Statement on Financial Crisis Responsibility Fee
Leader Hoyer applauded the President's decision to ensure that taxpayers are repaid in full by those on Wall Street who were helped by the TARP program. When the taxpayers rescued our financial system from collapse last year, Democrats insisted that there be a plan for recovering those funds, and this action will help achieve that objective.