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Steny Hoyer's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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: Defense and Veterans
Issue Position: Defense, National Security and Veterans
Aug. 7, 2014 Hoyer Statement on President Obama Signing Veterans Bill Into Law
Aug. 7, 2014 Hoyer Joins President Obama as Veterans Bill is Signed into Law
July 30, 2014 Conference Report on HR 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act
July 14, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs -
June 30, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Nomination of Robert McDonald as Secretary of Veterans Affairs
June 22, 2014 Hoyer Statement on the 70th Anniversary of the G.I. Bill of Rights
June 16, 2014 Hoyer Holds Roundtable Discussion with Fifth District Veterans
May 30, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 27, 2014 Newsletter: A Message from Congressman Steny H. Hoyer
May 21, 2014 Department of Veterans Affairs Management Accountability Act of 2014
May 16, 2014 Hoyer Delivers Remarks at the Southern Maryland Veterans Stand Down Event
April 23, 2014 Hoyer Applauds New Online Resource for Transitioning Service Members, Veterans, Spouses
Feb. 11, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Military Cost of Living Adjustment Legislation
Dec. 4, 2013 Commemorating the 25th Anniversary for Christmas in April - Prince George's County
Nov. 12, 2013 Hoyer Herald - A Message From Congressman Steny H. Hoyer
Nov. 11, 2013 Hoyer Attends 2013 Veterans Day Parade and Memorial Ceremony in Leonardtown
Nov. 8, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Veterans Day
Oct. 28, 2013 Hoyer Statement on House Passage of Legislation to Help End the VA Backlog
Oct. 22, 2013 C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Oct. 1, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
May 24, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Memorial Day
April 25, 2013 Bipartisan Maryland House Delegation Meets with VA Secretary Shinseki
April 24, 2013 Bipartisan Maryland House Delegation Meets with VA Secretary Shinseki
July 19, 2012 Hoyer Statement on New Community-Based Outpatient Clinic to Be Opened in Charlotte Hall
July 18, 2012 Hoyer Announces Over $200,000 Grant to Prevent and End Homelessness Among Veterans
June 2, 2012 E-Newsletter - Message from Congressman Steny H. Hoyer
May 31, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Federal Employee Pay Freeze in FY 2013 Military Construction, VA Appropriations Bill
May 31, 2012 Hoyer Statement on Project Labor Provision in FY 2013 Military Construction, VA Appropriations Bill
March 8, 2012 Cardin, Hoyer, Mikulski Announce Federal Grant for Charlotte Hall Veterans Home
Dec. 8, 2011 Message from Congressman Steny H. Hoyer
Nov. 16, 2011 Hoyer Statement on VOW to Hire Heroes Act
Nov. 11, 2011 Hoyer Statement on Veterans Day
Nov. 10, 2011 Hoyer Statement on Senate Passage of VOW to Hire Heroes Act
Nov. 7, 2011 Hoyer Statement Urging Republicans to Support Bill to Help Put Veterans Back to Work
Nov. 4, 2011 Hoyer Statement on October Jobs Report
June 14, 2011 Hoyer Applauds Investments Benefitting Fifth District Military Facilities, Veterans
Dec. 16, 2010 Hoyer Statement on the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act
July 10, 2010 Hoyer Applauds Administration Announcement on Changes to the PTSD Benefits Claim Process
Sept. 9, 2009 Expressing Sense Of The House Regarding September 11, 2001
Aug. 3, 2009 Hoyer Statement on New GI Bill
March 26, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security Committee - The Nomination of John Berry to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management
Nov. 10, 2008 Majority Leader Hoyer Recognizes Nation's Veterans
Aug. 1, 2008 Hoyer Statement on House Passage of Military Construction and Veterans Appropriations Bill
Aug. 1, 2008 Hoyer Secures $26 Million for Indian Head NSW
June 18, 2008 Legislation Grants Overdue Federal Charter to Premier Korean Veterans Service Organization
June 16, 2008 Hoyer/Cardin/S. Johnson Bill Honoring Korean War Veterans Passes House, Headed to President
May 20, 2008 House Package Will Aid Maryland Military Families and Veterans
March 10, 2008 Letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs James B. Peake
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