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Hoyer Discusses the Importance of Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act

I join in thanking the many individuals throughout the Fifth District who advocate for and support victims of domestic abuse on a daily basis. 

Hoyer Meets with the Charles County Soil Conservation District

I enjoyed this morning's tour of the Charles County Soil Conservation District's facility in Waldorf. 

Hoyer Discusses the Importance of Health Care for Families in Maryland

Ensuring all families in Maryland have access to quality, affordable health care remains one of my top priorities. 

Hoyer Participates in Roundtable Discussion with Bowie State Students

I was pleased to meet with Dr. Breaux and students from Bowie State University this afternoon. 

Hoyer Statement on Earth Day

This Earth Day, let us recommit to doing all that we can to ensure our air is clean and our water is safe to drink for future generations.

Hoyer: The American People Deserve a Federal Government that Works Efficiently and Effectively For Them

Reports that the President wants to eliminate the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) are extremely concerning.

Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference with Adams, Underwood, House Democrats, Advocates to Launch Black Maternal Health Caucus

I want to thank Rep. Alma Adams and Rep. Lauren Underwood for launching this caucus.

Hoyer Statement on the Passing of Speaker Michael Busch

The state of Maryland lost a true champion today.

Hoyer Statement on Equal Pay Day

Today on Equal Pay Day, we recognize the amount of time into the new year that women must work in order to earn, on average, what men earn the year prior for the same job.

Hoyer Attends Prince George's County House Delegation Meeting

I appreciated the opportunity to join my colleagues in Annapolis this morning and detail how Democrats in Congress are working to expand access to opportunity for more of our families in Prince George's County. 

Hoyer Statement on the Minimum Wage Increase in Maryland

I commend the Maryland General Assembly for overriding the Governor’s veto and raising the minimum wage in our state.

Hoyer Attends the 21st Annual Calvert County Democratic Central Committee's Louis L. Goldstein Dinner

Tonight, I was proud to join Calvert County Democrats in honoring Attorney General Frosh, an outstanding public servant and representative for the people of Maryland.

Hoyer Participates in Women's History Month Roundtable

I was glad to have the opportunity to celebrate Women's History Month in Charles County this morning. 

Hoyer Attends Charles County Commissioners Meeting

I've been proud to work together with Senator Cardin and the Charles County Commissioners throughout my time in Congress to improve the lives of families in Southern Maryland. 

Hoyer Meets with Maryland Firefighters and Paramedics

I appreciated the opportunity to meet with career Maryland firefighters and paramedics today to reaffirm my strong commitment to ensuring they have the tools they need to keep our communities safe. 

Hoyer, Maloney, Beyer, Wexton Introduce Bill to Provide Paid Family Leave for Federal Workers

I’m proud to stand with my colleagues and with advocates to introduce this bill, which is long overdue. 

Hoyer Attends the Groundbreaking for the New Community-Based Outpatient Clinic at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home

I was pleased to attend today's long-overdue groundbreaking ceremony. 

Hoyer Meets with Prince George's County Interim CEO of Public Schools Dr. Monica Goldson

I appreciated the opportunity to meet with Dr. Goldson this afternoon to learn more about her priorities for students in Prince George's County and the school district as a whole.

Hoyer Meets with the Family of Frederick Douglass

I was very pleased to have the opportunity to meet with Ken and Professor Leone to learn more about the important life and legacy of Marylander Frederick Douglass. 

Hoyer Statement on Black History Month

As we begin the celebration of Black History Month today, we look to the extraordinary story of African Americans in our country, enriching our national life through civic leadership, military service, business, the arts, science, literature, sports, and entertainment.