Hoyer Encourages Marylanders to Vote in Upcoming Election at Brown-Ulman Rally with President Obama

I was proud to join President Obama today to encourage Marylanders to vote and cast their ballots early in support of Anthony Brown and Ken Ulman as the next governor and lieutenant governor of the great State of Maryland.

Hoyer Receives Endorsement from Southern Maryland Newspapers

Today, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) received the endorsement of the Southern Maryland Newspapers – The Maryland Independent, The Enterprise, and The Calvert Recorder. In the endorsement, the Editorial Board noted that Congressman Hoyer is the candidate who will most forcefully and effectively represent the interests of the Fifth Congressional District, especially when it comes to growing our economy and protecting federal facilities and military installations.  

107 added to National Fallen Firefighters Memorial

Associated Press/ WUSA9

U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer is among those paying tribute to 107 firefighters at an annual service in Emmitsburg.

Maryland Officials Launch Prince Frederick Hall Cybersecurity Lab

The University of Maryland Diamondback

University officials unveiled a new cybersecurity lab in Prince Frederick Hall on Thursday, which they said will further the collaborative relationship between the university and defense conglomerate Northrop Grumman and will give ACES students access to an advanced center for research. 

Hoyer Hosts "My Brother's Keeper Event" With Senator Ben Cardin

It was an honor to host today’s ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ program with my friend, Senator Cardin who understands, as I do, the importance of empowering young people to pursue opportunities and to pursue their dreams,” said Congressman Hoyer.

Southern Maryland Democrats gather for Rep. Hoyer's picnic


It was a great day for a picnic on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay. Southern Maryland Democrats gathered Saturday for Congressman Steny Hoyer’s annual picnic at Terry Lierman’s Farm south of Lexington Park. Lierman is Hoyer’s former chief of staff and former head of the Maryland Democratic Party.

Hoyer Attends Dedication Ceremony at the U.S. Food And Drug Administration, White Oak Campus

The opening of this laboratory complex represents the federal government’s commitment to investing in biodefense – and its continued confidence that Maryland is the best place to do it.

Hoyer Delivers Remarks at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Sustainable Lab at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center has been engaged in that work since 1965, when it began as the Chesapeake Center for Field Biology. Since then, SERC has been contributing enormously to scholarly research on climate change, wildlife populations, and water ecosystems.

Congressman Hoyer Recognizes Women’s Equality Day, Hosts Annual Women’s Luncheon

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. 

Congressman Hoyer Attends Southern Maryland General Election Kickoff Event

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.

Brown, Hoyer, Democrats Rally in Waldorf

The BayNet

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.

Hoyer Visits St. Mary’s Manufacturing Firm

The Enterprise

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.

Feds Considering 2 Sites in Md. for FBI Headquarters

Baltimore Sun

 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.

Hoyer Applauds Pre-Kindergarten Expansion Grant Announcement

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.

Congressman Hoyer Attends Unity Reception Hosted by the Maryland Democratic Party

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.

Officials, Employers, Job-seekers Gather to Network

Maryland Independent

“Jobs is the No. 1 issue because it’s critical,” Hoyer said. Job creation has nothing to do with political parties, he said.

Women’s Issues Get Airing at Forum


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.

Hoyer Statement on the Maryland Primary

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.

Hoyer Holds Roundtable Discussion with Fifth District Veterans

I organized this roundtable discussion today because the way our nation upholds its commitment to veterans has been much-discussed over the past several weeks, in light of very disturbing news about lapses at VA facilities.

Hoyer Hosts Forum on an Economic Agenda that Works for Women

I was pleased to host tonight’s forum to discuss issues whose impact are felt every day, not only throughout the Fifth District but across our country.