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March 4, 2014

Hoyer Statement on President Obama’s 
FY 2015 Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement today after President Barack Obama announced his budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2015: “The President’s budget released today reflects important priorities for the state of Maryland and our nation – increasing economic opportunity promoting job growth and strengthening our national security while addressing our long-term fiscal sustainability. It also makes important investments in the Fifth District.

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February 27, 2014

Union Brings ‘Fair Pay’ Pep Rally to Capitol

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., encouraged the crowd to “join up, pair up, and speak up."

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February 19, 2014

Education, Military Driving Southern Maryland's Economy

Forum introduces collaborative plans for area growth

“Pax River, Indian Head and Webster Field have become anchors for regional growth and development,” Hoyer said. “But there's more work that we must do to ensure that they're there because they support the jobs that will help more of our workers make it in America.

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February 18, 2014

Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Visit to Upper Marlboro Maryland

UPPER MARLBORO MD– Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement today after President Obama visited Upper Marlboro Maryland to discuss his plan to improve the fuel efficiency of American trucks:  “I’m proud President Obama chose to visit Prince George’s County once again to discuss the priorities he laid out in his State of the Union address.

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February 17, 2014

Hoyer Attends Southern Md Regional Update: Innovation Diversification Education and Anchors Forum

PRINCE FREDERICK MD – Today Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) attended a forum with military officials educators business leaders and other stakeholders on potential economic growth in Southern Maryland. The program “Southern Maryland Regional Update: Innovation Diversification Education and Anchors. It’s All About Regional Collaboration ” was hosted by the Patuxent Partnership Southern Maryland Navy Alliance and the Energetics Technology Center.

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February 13, 2014

Obama Visits Prince George’s County Middle School

U.S. Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (D-Dist. 5) of Mechanicsville, who accompanied Obama on his visit, said it was great the president chose a Prince George’s County school to illustrate his program.

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January 17, 2014

Hoyer Attends Annual Democratic Legislative Lunch

ANNAPOLIS MD – Today  Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) joined federal state and local elected officials at theAnnual Democratic Legislative Lunch to discuss priorities for the General Assembly.   “I was pleased to attend the annual Legislative Lunch today and as we look forward to 2014 I’m proud that Democrats are united behind Governor O’Malley and Lt. Governor Brown on a number of issues including expanding access to health care and raising the minimum wage ” said Congressman Hoyer.

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January 7, 2014

Hoyer Statement on Start of Second Session of 113th Congress

WASHINGTON DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement today on the beginning of the second session of the 113th Congress: “Today as the 113th Congress begins its second session I’m hopeful that Congress can focus on issues important to the Fifth District including helping working families achieve a secure place in the middle class and supporting the creation of well-paying jobs.

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January 6, 2014

House and Senate Democrats Tour Metro Cars of the Future

The Metro car of the future rolled up to Prince George’s County’s Greenbelt station on Monday morning, parting its gleaming, silver doors so Maryland Democrats Steny H. Hoyer and Benjamin L. Cardin could step aboard

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January 1, 2014

Survey in Region to Pinpoint Number of Homeless

Organizations and individuals across Southern Maryland are gearing up to take a count of those who might otherwise go unnoticed.

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