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October 3, 2014

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.

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September 26, 2014

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.

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September 19, 2014

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.

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August 26, 2014

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

Hoyer: The Movement for Women’s Equality Continues, Calls Us to Action

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. 

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August 6, 2014

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.

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July 28, 2014

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.

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July 16, 2014

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.

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June 24, 2014

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.

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June 16, 2014

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.

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June 16, 2014

Hoyer Attends 122nd Annual Convention And Conference Of The Maryland State Firemen's Association

As co-chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, I have made it my mission to fight for Assistance to Fire Fighters and SAFER grant awards for Maryland fire departments to enhance their safety and ensure they have the tools needed to protect our communities.

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