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Steny Hoyer's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference Urging House Action to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Legislative Program
March 13, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Bipartisan Senate Agreement to Renew Unemployment Insurance
March 12, 2014 Hoyer Statement After Signing Petition to Force Vote to Renew Unemployment Insurance
March 5, 2014 Hoyer Statement on 2 Million Americans Cut Off Emergency Unemployment Insurance
Feb. 26, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Republicans' Partisan Legislative Agenda That Ignores Substantive Legislation
Feb. 17, 2014 Hoyer Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
Feb. 13, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 7, 2014 Hoyer Statement on January Jobs Report
Feb. 6, 2014 Whip Hoyer Urges House Republicans To Act On Immigration Reform, the Debt Limit, and Unemployment Insurance During Colloquy
Feb. 6, 2014 Legislative Program
Feb. 6, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Senate Republicans' Defeat of Unemployment Insurance Renewal
Feb. 5, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Republicans' Legislative Agenda This Week That Ignores Critical Issues
Jan. 31, 2014 The Huffington Post - Year of Action, a Year of Opportunity in Congress
Jan. 29, 2014 Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Visit to Maryland to Discuss Raising the Minimum Wage
Jan. 28, 2014 Hoyer Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 17, 2014 Hoyer Meets with Constituents Assisted by Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 16, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Republicans' Vote to Undermine the Affordable Care Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 14, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Senate Republicans Blocking Renewal of Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 12, 2014 Hoyer Discusses Democrats' 2014 Legislative Agenda on C-Span's "Newsmakers"
Jan. 10, 2014 Governor O'Malley and Lt. Governor Brown Announce Health Care Reform Initiative that will Improve Health and Reduce Costs
Jan. 9, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2279, Reducing Excessive Deadline Obligations Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3362, Exchange Information Disclosure Act; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3811, Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act of 2014
Jan. 8, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus
Jan. 8, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 7, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Start of Second Session of 113th Congress
Jan. 7, 2014 Hoyer Statement on Senate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Extension
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Legislative Program
Dec. 4, 2013 Hoyer Statement on President Obama's Speech on the Economy and Income Inequality
Nov. 20, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1900, Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Honorable Douglas Elmendorf, Congressional Budget Office - Economic Impact of Cuts to Food Stamp Program
Sept. 4, 2013 Hoyer Attends Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Charles County Children's Aid Society
Aug. 1, 2013 Hoyer Statement on House Republican Agreement to Drastically Cut Food, Nutrition Assistance Initiatives
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 11, 2013 Federal Agricultural Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 10, 2013 Hoyer Statement on Republican Farm Bill
July 10, 2013 Hoyer Announces Grant Awards for Community Health Centers in Prince George's County
June 21, 2013 Whip's Report: Republicans Choose Political Messaging and Extreme Policies At Expense of Nation's Families and Economy
June 18, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act
May 23, 2013 Hoyer Remarks From Press Call with Congresswoman Lee on "Half-in-Ten" Act
May 23, 2013 Whip Hoyer and Congresswoman Lee Introduce "Half in Ten Act" to Eliminate Poverty, Combat Inequality
May 22, 2013 Huffington Post - Our Moral Obligation
May 21, 2013 Hoyer Delivers Remarks at Progressive Caucus Hearing on "Low-Wage Work on the Federal Dime: How Our Tax Dollars Drive Inequality"
May 7, 2013 Sequestration
May 3, 2013 Hoyer Statement on April Jobs Report
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