Press Releases

Hoyer Congratulates Wes Moore on Winning Democratic Primary

BOWIE, MD – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement today congratulating candidate for Governor Wes Moore on his victory in the Democratic primary:

Hoyer Statement on Glenn Ivey Winning Democratic Primary for Maryland’s Fourth Congressional District   

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement on Glenn Ivey winning the Democratic Primary for Maryland’s Fourth Congressional District:

Hoyer Statement on Congressman Anthony Brown Winning Democratic Primary for Attorney General 

For Immediate Release: July 20, 2022

Hoyer Statement on Brooke Lierman Winning Democratic Primary for State Comptroller

For Immediate Release: July 20, 2022

Hoyer Statement on Winning Democratic Primary

For Immediate Release: July 20, 2022

Hoyer Statement on Winning Democratic Primary

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement this morning after winning the Maryland Democratic Primary in Maryland’s Fifth District:

National Wildlife Federation Endorses Hoyer for Re-Election

Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) received the endorsement of the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) Action Fund. One of the nation's premier environmental protection advocacy groups, NWF Action Fund supports candidates committed to its mission of conservation, protection of endangered species and ecosystems, and environmental education. 

Critical Education Leaders Endorse Hoyer for Re-Election   

BOWIE, MD - Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) announced endorsements from critical leaders in education including the Maryland State Education Association (MSEA) and the National Education Association (NEA). The Maryland State Education Association is a chapter of the NEA, a nationwide organization representing over 3 million educators and 14,000 communities; they work to strengthen the standard of excellence in public education and help advance policies that create better environments for students. 

Hoyer Secures Endorsements from Major Labor Unions

Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) shared news that he has been endorsed by eleven key unions representing both public- and private-sector workers in Maryland's Fifth District. These unions organize teachers, postal workers, federal employees, tradespeople, as well as manufacturers, forming the backbone of our communities and advancing the cause of workers' rights.

Hoyer Announces Endorsement by End Citizens United

- Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) announced his endorsement for re-election by the organization End Citizens United, which promotes greater transparency, accountability, and ethics in government and has worked to end the corrupting influence of dark money in politics.  End Citizens United also advocates for stronger voting rights protections so that our democracy reflects the voices and views of all of its citizens.

Hoyer Receives Human Rights Campaign Endorsement

Today, the Human Rights Campaign, one of America's largest and most respected LGBTQ equality advocacy organizations, endorsed Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) for re-election to Congress from Maryland's Fifth District. 

Planned Parenthood Action Fund Endorses Congressman Hoyer's Re-Election

Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) announced an endorsement from Planned Parenthood Action Fund. Planned Parenthood Action Fund fights to protect the rights of women to make their own health care decisions and has been a key player in mobilizing Americans following the Supreme Court's decision to strike down Roe v. Wade.

Hoyer Receives Major Endorsements from Gun Safety Groups

For Immediate Release: July 11, 2022

Contact: Maya Valentine, (301) 464-5710

Hoyer Statement on Supreme Court Ruling to Strike Down Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey

For Immediate Release: June 24, 2022
Contact: Maya Valentine, (301) 464-5710

Hoyer, Wes Moore Meet with Small Business Owners and Employees, Veterans, and Voters in Charles County

CHARLES COUNTY, MD - Just following the Juneteenth holiday, Congressman Steny H, Hoyer (MD-05) and candidate for Maryland Governor Wes Moore spent the afternoon in Charles County engaging with voters in the area.

Several Anne Arundel County Leaders Voice Their Support for Congressman Hoyer's Re-Election

BOWIE, MD - Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) announced nine endorsements from local officials in Anne Arundel County. These endorsements reflect support from local officials in the new areas now included in Maryland's Fifth District. In December, Congressman Hoyer secured 43 endorsements from local officials and leaders from across Prince George's County and Southern Maryland. Congressman Hoyer now has 52 endorsements from local officials across the Fifth District.

Hoyer Remarks at Press Event Endorsing Wes Moore as the Next Governor of Maryland

BOWIE, MD – Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) delivered the following remarks at a press event at the Bowie State University MARC Station formally announcing his endorsement of Wes Moore as the next Democratic governor of the state of Maryland. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:

“I did not plan to endorse any of the gubernatorial candidates in this primary, given the talented field of Democratic contenders.  All of them are highly qualified and would do an honest and credible job as governor of Maryland.

“Over the course of this campaign, however, I’ve gotten to know Wes Moore.

Hoyer Statement on Delegate Jazz Lewis

BOWIE, MD – This afternoon, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement on Delegate Jazz Lewis:

“Jazz Lewis is a dear, dear friend of mine, who I have been honored to work alongside over the last decade. While I know that Jazz would have made an extraordinary Representative for the Fourth District, I deeply respect his decision to step out of the race.

Hoyer Statement on the New Fifth Congressional District

BOWIE, MD – This evening, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement on the new Maryland Congressional Map, which was signed into law in Annapolis today:

“For more than 40 years, I’ve been proud to serve the people in Maryland’s Fifth Congressional District. It is an honor to represent parts of Prince George’s County, and I've especially enjoyed advancing projects such as the New Consolidated FBI Headquarters, securing investments for initiatives at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, and advocating on behalf of the Goddard Space Flight Center."

Hoyer Statement on Filing for Re-Election

ANNAPOLIS, MD - Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) released the following statement today after filing for re-election to represent Maryland's Fifth Congressional District in the U.S.