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March 27, 2013

Hoyer Hears of Harm from Federal ‘Sequester’ Cuts

Visits Charles Co. to hear from those affected firsthand

Hoyer (D-Md., 5th) said that when folks in Washington talk about cutting funds by certain percentages, they are only seeing numbers. He said it was important for him to listen to whom the cuts would affect, and it was important for those people to make their cases known in Washington.

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March 21, 2013

Hoyer Awarded Louis Goldstein Award at 
15th Annual Louis Goldstein Dinner

CHESAPEAKE BEACH MD – Today Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) was awarded the Louis GoldsteinAward from the Calvert County Democratic Central Committee at the 15th Annual Louis Goldstein Dinner. The award is presented to Calvert County’s Democrat of the Year annually. “I thank the Calvert County Democratic Central Committee for this award – I am honored and humbled by it ” stated Congressman Hoyer.

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March 13, 2013

Hoyer Highlights Sequester's Impact at Paint Branch Elementary

House Minority Whip and Maryland Congressman Steny Hoyer (D-5th) met with teachers, parents, and support staff at Paint Branch Elementary School Tuesday morning to discuss the effects of federal spending cuts on Head Start services in Maryland.

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March 7, 2013

Rep. Hoyer: Budget Sequestration to Impact Md. Jobs, Education, Health Care

Maryland’s employment, education and health care sectors will all be negatively impacted by federal sequestration, Congressman Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) told the AFRO.

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February 13, 2013

Federal Workers’ Unions Rally Near Capitol to Protest Sequestration

“Here we are once again on the brink of a fiscal meltdown,” said a statement from Rep. Steny H. Hoyer, the House’s second-ranking Democrat. His Maryland district is home to thousands of federal employees.

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February 13, 2013

Steny Hoyer Hosts Black History Breakfast in Waldorf

The Black History Month breakfast staged annually by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) was held Feb. 9 at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center in Waldorf, Md.

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February 9, 2013

Hoyer Delivers Remarks at Young Democrats of Maryland’s 2013 Statewide Annual Convention

COLLEGE PARK MD – Today Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) joined Young Democrats of Maryland at their 2013 Statewide Annual Convention at the University of Maryland College Park.  “I am honored I could join the Young Democrats of Maryland today to talk about the future of our party and our nation ” stated Congressman Hoyer. “The American people are facing a number of pressing challenges that we must work together to address.

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January 23, 2013

Md. Delegation Pumps 'Violence Against Women' and 'Paycheck Fairness' Acts

The Maryland delegation put women's issues at the forefront of its agenda Wednesday with the reintroduction of both the Violence Against Women Act and the Paycheck Fairness Act.

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November 6, 2012

Congressman Hoyer Re-Elected to Congress

FIFTH DISTRICT MD – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement tonight after Maryland’s Fifth District voters chose him as their Representative for Congress:  “I have been proud to represent the Fifth District in Congress and am honored to have been re-elected by voters to continue serving our community. Throughout my career I have worked on a bipartisan basis in the Fifth District and in Washington to deliver results for my constituents – protecting and preserving jobs strengthening our local economy and making important investments in our future.

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November 6, 2012

Hoyer Breezes to 17th term

Wins Majorities Across 5th District

U.S. House Minority Whip Steny H. Hoyer swept Maryland House Minority Leader Anthony J. O’Donnell in Tuesday’s election, winning majorities in each of the 5th Congressional District’s jurisdictions en route to his 17th congressional term.

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