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October 25, 2012

First Responders Endorse Congressman Hoyer for Congress in the Fifth Congressional District

FIFTH DISTRICT MD – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer has been endorsed for Congress in the Fifth Congressional District by first responders including the National Troopers Coalition the International Association of Fire Fighters the Prince George’s County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 89 and the Prince George’s County Fire Fighters and Paramedics Association. “Our first responders put their lives on the line every day and deserve our full support ” stated Congressman Hoyer.

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October 23, 2012

Educators Endorse Congressman Hoyer for Congress in the Fifth Congressional District

FIFTH DISTRICT MD – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer was endorsed for Congress in the Fifth Congressional District by several organizations representing educators including the National Education Association the Maryland State Education Association the Prince George’s County Educators’ Association and the American Federation of Teachers. “Thanks to our dedicated educators Maryland is home to the best schools in the nation ” stated Congressman Hoyer. “I’m committed to high-equality education for our students and ensuring our educators have the resources they need in our schools.

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October 14, 2012

Washington Post Endorsement

Mr. Hoyer, the second-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, is an effective, highly sensible lawmaker with a record of getting things done. He deserves reelection.

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October 11, 2012

Prince George's Gazette Endorsement

The Prince George's Gazette The 5th District race for the U.S. House of Representatives features two longtime politicians and elected legislators — House Minority Whip Steny H. Hoyer (D) the incumbent and Maryland House of Delegates Minority Leader Anthony J. O’Donnell (R). They are joined on the ballot by a Libertarian candidate Arvin Vohra and Green Party candidate Bob Auerbach. The 5th District with its high concentration of federal workers and military installations needs an experienced and effective advocate in Congress.

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October 5, 2012

Hoyer Statement on September Jobs Report

WASHINGTON DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement today after the Department of Labor released its jobs report for September: “Today’s jobs report confirms that America’s economy is moving forward.  With 104 000 private sector jobs added in September and our unemployment rate dropping below 8% for the first time in almost four years more Americans are heading back to work for the thirty-first consecutive month as our recovery continues.

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September 26, 2012

Hoyer Cardin Visit Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

Bay Net By Andy Marquis Congressman Steny Hoyer (D: MD-5th) and United States Senator Ben Cardin (D: MD) visited a foreclosure prevention workshop at the College of Southern Maryland’s La Plata campus on Saturday. They stressed the importance of knowledge and spoke about what President Barack Obama (D) has done to help those underwater. Multiple banks were offering advice. Attorneys and counselors were also on hand to provide advice to people. Hoyer and Cardin both toured the event.

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September 22, 2012

Hoyer Hosts Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

LA PLATA MD – Today Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) attended a foreclosure prevention workshop that he hosted along with U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development and Charles County government to provide housing services to Maryland residents. “As we continue to recover from the worst economic period since the Great Depression a lot of good responsible people are having a tough time making ends meet ” stated Congressman Hoyer.

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September 22, 2012

Some Anne Arundel Queen Anne's Manufacturers Keep Product Lines Local

Capital GazetteBy Shanteé Woodards Trisha Klein places pins on her world map each time one of her custom-made aprons sells internationally. The Arnold resident who runs Mama’s Apron Strings from her basement has sold to customers in Thailand Brazil Scotland France and Italy among other countries. And as the national focus shifts to increasing manufacturing in the United States she has seen a growing demand for her ‘Made in Annapolis’ label. “It’s picking up; people are trying to buy American ” said Klein who has been selling her $42 aprons since 2006.

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September 7, 2012

Hoyer Statement on August Jobs Report

WASHINGTON DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement today after the Department of Labor released its jobs report for August: “For the thirtieth month straight our economy continued to add private sector jobs in August.  With 103 000 more Americans back to work last month in the private sector and the unemployment rate dropping from 8.3% to 8.1% our economic recovery is moving forward and our nation is headed in the right direction.  “While encouraging today's report also shows that we have more work to do.

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