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Steny Hoyer's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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
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
April 11, 2014 Hoyer Hosts 33rd Annual Military Education and Career Showcase
April 4, 2014 Hoyer Statement on 65th Anniversary of the Founding of NATO
Feb. 17, 2014 Hoyer Attends "Southern MD Regional Update: Innovation, Diversification, Education and Anchors" Forum
Jan. 29, 2014 Whip Hoyer Discusses President Obama's State of the Union Address on C-SPAN2 and Roll Call
Dec. 30, 2013 Hoyer Praises Unmanned Aircraft System Test Site Designation in Mid-Atlantic Region
Sept. 28, 2013 Pay Our Military Act
Sept. 27, 2013 Hoyer Praises Memorandum of Understanding for Universities' Collaboration on Unmanned Aircraft System Testing
Sept. 18, 2013 Washington Times - Replacing the Sequester Will Ensure a Strong National Defense
Sept. 17, 2013 Whip Hoyer Discusses Fiscal Issues at Politico's Morning Money Breakfast Briefing
Sept. 14, 2013 Hoyer Discusses Syria and Preventing a Government Shutdown on Bloomberg TV
Sept. 12, 2013 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Syria and Affordable Care Act
Sept. 11, 2013 Transcript of Democratic Leadership Press Conference Following Meeting with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough
Sept. 10, 2013 Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Hoyer Remarks on Syria at Democratic Leadership Press Conference After Caucus Meeting
Sept. 4, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Senate Foreign Relations Committee Vote on Syria Resolution
Sept. 3, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Syria
Aug. 6, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Reduction of Civilian Defense Employee Furlough Days
July 12, 2013 Whip's Report: Choosing Partisanship Over Progress, Republicans Advance Flawed Legislation
July 12, 2013 Enterprise - Furloughs Hurting Morale, Readiness on Navy Bases
July 11, 2013 Cardin, Mikulski, Hoyer, Members of Maryland House Delegation Urge Congress to Replace Sequestration, End Furloughs
July 11, 2013 Ruppersberger, Maryland Delegation Urge Congress to Replace Sequestration, End Furloughs
July 8, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Civilian Defense Employee Furloughs
June 14, 2013 Hoyer Statement on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 14, 2013 Whip's Report: House Passes National Defense Authorization Act, Republicans' Refuse to Consider Critical Amendments
June 13, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1960, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 The Effects of the Sequester
June 6, 2013 Legislative Program
May 14, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Defense Department Furloughs
Feb. 28, 2013 Hoyer Holds Conference Call with Defense Contractors from NAS Patuxent River
Feb. 8, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Federal Employee Pay Parity
Dec. 20, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Nov. 2, 2012 Hoyer Meets with Defense Contractors from NAS Patuxent River
Oct. 21, 2012 Issa Calls Concerns About Sensitive Information on Benghazi Attack "Crap"
Sept. 13, 2012 Hoyer Discusses the Attacks in Libya on CNN's "The Starting Point"
Sept. 12, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Death of American Personnel in Libya
Sept. 12, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Libya Resolution
July 18, 2012 Hoyer Statement Condemning Terrorist Attack in Bulgaria
July 17, 2012 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012
July 3, 2012 Hoyer Meets with Patuxent River Defense Contractors
May 18, 2012 House Democrats Introduce Comprehensive Voting Rights Legislation, Urge Republicans to Take Up Bipartisan Violence Against Women Act
May 18, 2012 Hoyer Statement on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 15, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Importance of Preventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability
May 1, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Signing of U.S.-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Agreement
April 26, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 26, 2012 Federal Times - Middle-Class Fed Workers Deserve More Respect
March 29, 2012 Southern Maryland News - Hoyer Preaches Preparation for Future BRAC
Jan. 24, 2012 Hoyer Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 20, 2012 Hoyer Remarks at Town Hall with Defense Secretary Panetta at NAS Patuxent River
Jan. 5, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Defense Strategic Review
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