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Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference Ahead of DC Statehood Bill Markup and Committee Vote

Thank you very much Chair [Carolyn] Maloney and Congresswoman [Eleanor Holmes] Norton. 

Hoyer Statement on President Trump's Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Proposal

The President’s budget proposal is a slap in the face to working families in Maryland.

Hoyer: Today Is a Sad Day for Our Republic

Today is a sad day for our republic.  

Hoyer Statement on President Trump's State of the Union Address

This evening, President Trump had an opportunity to show the American people and the Congress that he takes seriously the challenges we face as a nation and his responsibility as president to rally the country together to meet them.

Hoyer Announces State of the Union Guests

I am glad to welcome Starr and Vinny to the U.S. Capitol to be my guests at this year’s State of the Union address. 

Hoyer Receives 100% Score from NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice

I am proud to receive a perfect 100% score from NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice on their 2019 Voting Record. 

Hoyer Statement on Black History Month

As we celebrate Black History Month 2020, whose theme is ‘African Americans and the Vote,’ we look for inspiration to the powerful stories of those throughout our history who stood up and demanded equality and the right to vote – and those who still do so today.

Hoyer Statement on the Passing of Coach Morgan Wootten

I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Coach Morgan Wootten, one of the greatest high school basketball coaches of all time.

Hoyer Observes Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in the Fifth District

On this day of remembrance, I was glad to join my constituents in the Fifth District to recognize the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Hoyer, Sarbanes Participate in Roundtable Discussion Marking 10 Years Since Citizens United Supreme Court Decision

I was glad to participate in this important discussion today with Congressman Sarbanes, Tiffany Muller, and leaders in our community. 

Hoyer Receives “A” Rating from End Citizens United Action Fund for Government Reform Efforts

I’m proud of the work Democrats have done in the House this year to make government work for the people. 

Hoyer Statement on the Opening Day of the Maryland General Assembly

Today is a historic day in the state of Maryland. 

Hoyer Receives Briefing on 2020 Census Preparations in Southern Maryland

Ensuring an accurate 2020 Census is critically important to communities throughout the Fifth District, particularly those that have been historically undercounted. 

Hoyer Attends Greater Prince George's Business Roundtable's Annual Meeting

I appreciated the opportunity to join business leaders from around Prince George's County this afternoon and thank them for the work they do to make our County a great place to live and work. 

Hoyer Floor Remarks on Articles of Impeachment

Madam Speaker, I’ve had the honor of serving in this House for over thirty-eight years.  

Hoyer Praises Passage of Legislation to Fund the Government, Address Fifth District Priorities

The legislation passed today will provide the American people with certainty that their government will be responsibly funded and delivers significant wins for families throughout the Fifth District. 

Hoyer Attends 20th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration of Judy Centers in Maryland

I was so honored to join with educators and elected officials from around the state of Maryland today to recognize the 20th anniversary of the first Judy Center. 

Hoyer Statement on Passage of the NDAA with Paid Parental Leave Provision

The passage of the NDAA conference report today includes an important win for federal employees and their families. 

Hoyer Statement on Paid Parental Leave Provision in the NDAA Conference Report

I am glad that the NDAA conferees have agreed to include twelve weeks of paid parental leave for all federal employees starting in October of next year. 

Hoyer Visits Charlotte Hall Social Security Administration Field Office and Tours Lexington Park VA Community-Based Outpatient Clinic

Ensuring seniors and veterans have the assistance and care they need that is close to home in Southern Maryland is critically important.