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Hi – I’m Congressman Steny Hoyer of Maryland and the Majority Leader in the House of Representatives. I’m proud to join with you in celebrating 2019’s Hispanic Heritage Month.
Wed, Sep 11, 2019 / Environment
Madam Speaker, I rise in strong support of this bill, introduced by Rep. Cunningham, and the two others on the Floor this week.
Tue, Sep 10, 2019
I thank State's Attorney Braveboy and community leaders for bringing us together to discuss the criminal justice issues facing our County.
Mon, Sep 9, 2019 / Fire Service and Law Enforcement
I am pleased that these four departments in the Fifth District will receive more than $415,000 combined in grant awards.
Thu, Sep 5, 2019 / Budget & Fiscal Responsibility / Health Care & Seniors
The results of the report indicate that 72 percent of facilities at NIH are more than 20 years old and most buildings fall under a ‘condition index’ of poor.
Tue, Sep 3, 2019 / Education
Maryland’s economic strength is rooted in successful partnerships that connect our communities, businesses, governments, and academic institutions.
Sun, Sep 1, 2019
I am horrified that yet another mass shooting has taken lives and injured fellow Americans in Texas.
Sat, Aug 31, 2019 / Federal Employees
The Trump Administration’s announcement of its intent to provide a smaller pay adjustment to the federal civilian workforce in 2020 than what House Democrats have proposed is just one more example of how little regard it has for federal civilian employees who work for the American people every day.
Fri, Aug 30, 2019 / Education
The University of Maryland, College Park continues to be at the forefront of innovation, and I’m pleased to announce this funding to support the development of quantum computing and networking.
Thu, Aug 29, 2019 / Education
I’m pleased Prince George’s County will receive this important funding to help address youth homelessness in our communities.
Wed, Aug 28, 2019 / Federal Employees
I continue to oppose USDA’s decision to relocate the Economic Research Service (ERS) and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) from the National Capital Region to Kansas City.
Tue, Aug 27, 2019 / Environment
It’s encouraging that Maryland will receive this critical funding for oyster restoration.
Thu, Aug 22, 2019
I was glad to participate in today's important conversation.
Thu, Aug 22, 2019 / National Security & Veterans
I was proud to work closely with the Charles County Commissioners, state and local officials, and the Army Reserve to secure the funding for this new facility.
Wed, Aug 21, 2019 / Health Care & Seniors
The rising cost of prescription drugs is concerning for many families in the Fifth District.