Hoyer Press Staff Blog

Blog posts from the press staff of Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer

July 19, 2017

We all know that TrumpCare isn’t popular, but CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield’s CEO Chet Burrell had some tough words for the GOP about TrumpCare and their efforts to sabotage the Affordable Care Act. 

July 18, 2017

It didn’t take long for Senator McConnell’s latest plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act to collapse.

July 17, 2017

The longer the Senate delays their TrumpCare vote, the more unpopular the bill becomes. 

July 17, 2017

Do you receive health coverage through your employer? 

July 13, 2017

Look, we get it, if at first you don’t succeed.

July 13, 2017

While OMB Director Mick Mulvaney was touting “MAGAnomics” today, a look at news reports shows that the CBO analysis of Trump’s budget threw cold water on his claims that Trump’s policies will grow the economy

July 10, 2017

A look at the headlines from this weekend shows the Senate TrumpCare bill is on life support. 

July 7, 2017

For months, President Trump has tweeted and selectively touted jobs numbers and other economic news that reflected well on his Administration.

July 5, 2017

With TrumpCare's approval ratings hovering around 12%, it's no surprise that Senate Republicans are making themselves scarce back home in their districts. 

June 30, 2017

A look at this week’s news shows just how devastating TrumpCare would be for Americans – kicking millions of people off coverage and forcing them to pay more for less coverage and care.

June 29, 2017

Another day, another set of headlines about the GOP in disarray and stalling their own agenda, from TrumpCare to a budget to a range of issues… 

June 28, 2017

These couldn’t have been the headlines that Republicans had hoped to see this week.

June 28, 2017

It seems tension and frustration among House Republicans is at an all-time high. 

June 27, 2017

Wanted to be sure you saw this video on how the Senate #TrumpCare bill fails the “Jimmy Kimmel test,” which Kimmel defines as being: “No family should be denied medical care, emergency or otherwise, because they can’t afford it." 

June 26, 2017

Yet another organization is coming out in opposition to TrumpCare. 

June 26, 2017

Governors across the country are in agreement: Republicans should not vote on TrumpCare this week. 

June 23, 2017

We’ve noticed that some outlets are reporting that individuals with pre-existing conditions will now be taken care of under the Senate’s TrumpCare bill.

June 23, 2017

Hmm, who wants to write a bill that only 16% of Americans agree with?

June 22, 2017

Now that is someone thinking of working families.

June 22, 2017

Look we get it. You are super busy—searching for drafts of #TrumpCare, phones ringing off the hook…

June 22, 2017

Americans don’t want to lose their health coverage?

June 21, 2017

Best summary we’ve seen of how no one has seen Senate Republicans’ TrumpCare bill

June 21, 2017

Things on the rise this summer: the temperature and opposition to TrumpCare. In a new Politico/Morning Consult poll, only 35 percent of voters approve of the House TrumpCare bill, which doesn’t bode well for Senate Republicans as they prepare to release their bill tomorrow (after weeks of hiding it behind closed doors).

June 20, 2017

Another day, another poll showing the majority of Americans oppose President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. 

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