As we mark the 94th anniversary of the nineteenth amendment’s ratification, we do so with the recognition that the right to vote on its own was never enough to guarantee equality for women.
Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-5th,Md.) toured the offices of Coherent Technical Services on Tuesday morning to talk with workers about technology and products made in America. The event was part of Hoyer’s efforts to drum up support for a nationwide Make It In America plan, which puts an emphasis on innovation and job creation.
Southern Maryland Democrats were out in full force Wednesday, Aug. 6 in Waldorf for a gathering of the faithful. Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown and Maryland Congressman Steny Hoyer were among the dignitaries attending the General Election Campaign Kickoff at Hilton Garden Inn.
I was proud to join Lt. Governor Brown and Southern Maryland Democratic candidates today to send a strong message that Democrats in Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s Counties are united ahead of this year’s election. Marylanders know that Democrats are on their side and we will continue to discuss our agenda to support job creation and grow middle-class opportunities in the coming months.
Maryland lawmakers have been jockeying for years to lure the new headquarters for the Federal Bureau of Investigation — and its 11,000 jobs — to Prince George's County.
Today, Lt. Governor Brown joined education stakeholders to announce $4.3 million in Pre-Kindergarten Expansion Grants, which were made possible through the Pre-Kindergarten Expansion Act of 2014 passed by the Maryland General Assembly and signed into law this year.
Everyone who participated in the Democratic primaries did so because they want to grow more opportunities for Maryland families – and I thank Attorney General Gansler and Delegate Mizeur for their work to make our party stronger. Today, we are standing together to send a strong message to voters that we are united behind Anthony Brown and Ken Ulman, and we are going to work tirelessly to elect them and to make Brian Frosh our next Attorney General.
“Jobs is the No. 1 issue because it’s critical,” Hoyer said. Job creation has nothing to do with political parties, he said.
U.S. Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md., 5th), the Fifth District Women’s Network Advisory Committee and other women’s organizations hosted the forum at the Colony South Hotel in Clinton to find an economic agenda that works for women.
I congratulate Anthony Brown and Ken Ulman on being selected as the Democratic Party’s nominees for Governor and Lt. Governor of the state of Maryland.