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April 11, 2017

Hoyer Participates in Roundtable Discussion with Federally Qualified Health Centers

WEST RIVER, MD – This morning, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) met with care providers from across the state at Owensville Primary Care, a federally qualified health center.


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April 11, 2017

Hoyer Hosts Town Hall Meeting with Fifth District Constituents

GLENN DALE, MD – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) hosted a town hall meeting tonight with approximately 150 Fifth District constituents at Reid Temple AME Church in Glenn Dale, Maryland. Following Rep. Hoyer’s opening remarks, constituents were invited to ask questions, which spanned a number of topics ranging from the budget and health care to the environment and national security. Jennifer Jones, Chair of the Prince George’s County Women’s Commission, served as the moderator.

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March 10, 2017

Hoyer Delivers Remarks at the Calvert County Democratic Central Committee's Louis L. Goldstein Dinner

CHESAPEAKE BAY, MD -- Last night, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) attended the Calvert County Democratic Central Committee's 19th annual Louis L. Goldstein Dinner. Congressman Hoyer introduced the dinner's keynote speaker, Senator Chris Van Hollen, and awarded the 2017 Louis L. Goldstein Award posthumously to Cliff Savoy. The award was accepted by Cliff's mother Ethal, and his wife Tyann. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery. 

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March 6, 2017

Hoyer Visits NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

GREENBELT, MD – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) visited NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center today to receive an update on the production of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). The telescope will be launched into high-earth orbit in October 2018.

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March 2, 2017

Hoyer Statement on the Election of Kathleen Matthews to Serve as Interim Chair of the Maryland Democratic Party

ANNAPOLIS, MD - Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement today after the Maryland Democratic Party Executive Committee elected Kathleen Matthews last night to serve as interim chair. 

"I join in congratulating my friend Kathleen Matthews on her election to serve as interim chair of the Maryland Democratic Party. Kathleen's diverse experience both in the public and private sector, as well as her experience working in communities across Maryland, will make her an effective voice to push back against the extreme agenda of the Trump Administration. 

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March 1, 2017

Hoyer Meets with Planned Parenthood of Maryland

WASHINGTON, DC – This afternoon, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) met with Planned Parenthood of Maryland to discuss the importance of protecting access to health care services for women and men across the state of Maryland.

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February 24, 2017

Hoyer Receives High Marks on the League of Conservation Voters Scorecard

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV), a national, nonpartisan environmental organization, released its 2016 Environmental Scorecard

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February 18, 2017

Hoyer Meets with the Southern Maryland Chapter of Together We Will

LEXINGTON PARK, MD – On the National Day of Action to protect the Affordable Care Act, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) met with members of Together We Will – Southern Maryland, a civic engagement organization, to discuss the impact of Republican efforts to repeal the ACA without having a real plan to replace it. 

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January 26, 2017

Hoyer Statement on the Nomination of Jazz Lewis to the Maryland House of Delegates

WASHINGTON, DC -- Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement congratulating Jazz Lewis on his nomination to the Maryland House of Delegates. Lewis was nominated by the Prince George's County Democratic Central Committee this week to fill the seat vacated by Michael L. Vaughn. Lewis has been with Congressman Hoyer's campaign for three years, and has served as Executive Director of Hoyer for Congress since 2015. 

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January 15, 2017

Hoyer Attends Maryland Rally to Save Health Care

BOWIE, MD -- Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) joined elected officials from throughout Maryland at the Maryland Rally to Save Health Care, part of the national day of action in opposition to Republican attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act without immediately replacing it. Below are highlights from his remarks:

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