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Steny Hoyer's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Aug. 7, 2014 Hoyer Statement on National Night Out
March 23, 2012 Press Conference Highlighting Benefits of Affordable Care Act
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 6, 2011 Health Reform Delivers Positive Results for Maryland Seniors
April 28, 2011 Hoyer Hosts Discussion with Seniors on Medicare and the Impact of the Republican Budget
Jan. 21, 2011 Health Reform Strengthening Medicare, Helping Seniors in Maryland
July 28, 2010 Fair Sentencing Act of 2010
June 10, 2010 Hoyer Announces "Donut Hole" Checks Are Now On Their Way to Tens of Thousands of Seniors
May 9, 2008 Hoyer, Federal & Local Officials Dedicate New Drug Research Building at FDA White Oak
Sept. 27, 2007 Mikulski & Hoyer Hail Signing of Drug Safety & Medical Devices Legislation
Aug. 2, 2007 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 3161, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Ac
Aug. 2, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Sept. 28, 2006 Hoyer: 92% of New Medicare Prescription Drug Enrolees in Maryland at Risk of Falling into the Doughnut-Hole
April 21, 2006 Hoyer Discusses Prescription Drug Law w/Pharmacists in Waldorf
March 15, 2006 Hoyer: Seniors Deserve Better than Bush's Drug Plan Bungle
March 14, 2006 Hoyer, Colleagues Call for Extension to Enrollment Period for Medicare Prescription Drug Program
March 14, 2006 Hoyer, Colleagues Call for Extension to Enrollment Period for Medicare Prescription Drug Program
Feb. 15, 2006 Hoyer Joins Bipartisan Call for Sufficient HIDTA Funding
Jan. 25, 2006 Democratic Leaders Seek Investigation into Role of Scandal-Tainted Lobbying Group
Oct. 31, 2005 Hoyer, Cardin Host Town Hall Meeting on Prescription Drugs
Aug. 24, 2005 Hoyer Discusses Social Security, Medicare, and Rx Drugs with Seniors
July 28, 2005 Hoyer, Cardin: Medicare Law Needs to be Fixed, Not Simply Promoted
July 12, 2005 Hoyer Participates in Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New FDA Facility at White Oak
June 23, 2005 Hoyer on HIDTA Program's Effectiveness
July 14, 2004 Hoyer Signs House Petition to Give Mediacere Power to Negotiate Lower Rx Drug Prices for Seniors and the Disabled
Feb. 6, 2004 Congressional Leaders Write to President on Behalf of HIV/AIDS Funding
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