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Steny Hoyer's Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

Full Name: Steny H. Hoyer
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 5, Democratic Minority Whip
First Elected: 05/19/1981
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Susan, Stefany, Anne
Birth Date: 06/14/1939
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Mechanicsville, MD
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Election Reform
Aug. 6, 2014 Hoyer Statement on the 49th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
July 23, 2014 Hoyer Statement on CHA Hearing on Presidential Commission on Election Administration Recommendations
July 15, 2014 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act of 2015
July 14, 2014 Hoyer Remarks at the National Association of Secretaries of State 2014 Conference
June 25, 2014 Hoyer Statement on One Year Anniversary of Supreme Court Decision in Shelby County v. Holder
June 10, 2014 Hoyer Statement on the Election of Reuven Rivlin as Next President of Israel
May 7, 2014 Recommending That the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Sept. 30, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Justice Department's Lawsuit Challenging North Carolina Voter ID Law
Aug. 22, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Justice Department's Lawsuit Challenging Texas Voter ID Law
Aug. 6, 2013 Hoyer Statement on 48th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
July 19, 2013 Whip's Report: Republicans Pursue Legislation That Hurts American Families
July 19, 2013 Whip Hoyer Introduces Election Assistance Commission Resolution
July 17, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on the Voting Rights Act
June 28, 2013 Blog: Whip's Report: Republican-led House Adjourns Without Addressing Critical Issues
June 25, 2013 Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference on Supreme Court Ruling on Voting Rights Act
June 25, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Voting Rights Act
June 17, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Arizona Voting Law
May 17, 2013 Hoyer Statement in Support of Bill to Reform and Reauthorize the Election Assistance Commission
April 23, 2013 Hoyer Submits Testimony to National Council on Disability Forum on Voting Access
March 28, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Establishment of Commission on Election Reform
Feb. 8, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Democratic Issues Conference
Jan. 23, 2013 Senator Gillibrand Teams Up With Civil Rights Leader Rep. John Lewis to Reintroduce Voter Empowerment Act in Senate
Oct. 2, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Ruling Against Pennsylvania Voter ID Law
Aug. 30, 2012 Hoyer Statement on District Court Striking Down Texas Voter ID Law
Aug. 1, 2012 Hoyer, Brady & Conyers Hold Student Voting Rights Summit Meeting
July 23, 2012 Congressional Black Caucus Hour
July 19, 2012 Legislative Program
July 11, 2012 Hoyer Unveils New App to Ensure All Americans Are Aware of Their Voting Rights
June 1, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Ruling Against Florida Voter Registration Suppression Law
May 24, 2012 The Sentinel - The Next Voting Rights Landmark: The Voter Empowerment Act of 2012
May 18, 2012 House Democrats Introduce Comprehensive Voting Rights Legislation, Urge Republicans to Take Up Bipartisan Violence Against Women Act
May 17, 2012 Hoyer Discusses Voter Empowerment Act on MSNBC "Politics Nation" with Al Sharpton
May 17, 2012 House Democrats Unveil Comprehensive Voting Rights Legislation - The Voter Empowerment Act
May 10, 2012 Hoyer Statement on FY 2013 CJS Appropriations Bill
Dec. 16, 2011 Transcript of Pelosi, Hoyer, Clyburn Press Availability on the 'Republican Do-Nothing Congress'
Dec. 13, 2011 Statesman.com - Don't Allow Americans' Voting Rights to be Attacked
Dec. 1, 2011 Hoyer Statement on GOP Efforts to Add Hurdles to Regulatory Process, Undermine Ability to Protect Voters
Dec. 1, 2011 Terminating Presidential Election Campaign Fund and Election Assistance Commission
Nov. 30, 2011 Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act
Nov. 15, 2011 Rep. Fudge Joins Whip Hoyer and House Democrats for Forum on State Voter Laws
Nov. 14, 2011 Cohen and House Democrats Hold Forum on State Voters Laws
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 3, 2011 Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference On Protecting Voting Rights
Nov. 1, 2011 CBC Hour: Voter Identification Laws
June 21, 2011 Democratic Whip Hoyer and Congressional Tri Caucus Chairs Statement On GOP Attempts to Dismantle The Election Assistance Commission
June 24, 2010 Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act
Nov. 24, 2008 When the Good Guys Win
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