Steny Hoyer

Now is not the time for government to sit on the sidelines

<b>EDITORS NOTE:</b> This column was submitted before the shooting Thursday in Harford County.<p>When a gunman entered the Capital Gazette offices on June 28 …

Capital Gazette

Watch Hoyer Whip, Beto’s Mom’s Photos and Fashionable Interruptions: Congressional Hits and Misses

Week of Sept. 10, 2018<p>Observances of Rosh Hashanah and fear of inclement weather made for another short week on Capitol Hill, but House members still …

Rosh Hashanah

'Incredibly Distasteful': 'Outnumbered' on Trump Casting Doubt on Hurricane Maria Death Toll

As President Trump touts his administration's readiness for Hurricane Florence, he is taking criticism for questioning the death toll in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria.<p>The Puerto Rican government recently raised the official death count from the terrible storm and aftermath to nearly 3,000, but …

Hurricane Maria

Democrats ramp up efforts to retake Congress as Rep. Steny Hoyer eyes ethics reform

Ethics

Democrats Need to ‘Fix Government’ If They Win House, Pelosi’s No. 2 Says

House Democrats should increase oversight of President Donald Trump’s administration and tighten campaign finance laws if they win control of the …

Health Care

Steny Hoyer Touts Oversight and Ethics Standards as Key to Trust in Government

Eyeing majority, Maryland Democrat and minority whip looks at transparency as winning issue<p>Efforts to boost transparency, ethics and oversight are …

Politics

Hoyer eyes Democratic majority, plots government reform in next Congress

As the congressional midterms elections rapidly approach, Democrats have become increasingly bullish about their prospects to win back the House …

Bill Clinton

NBC News

With less than two months before Election Day, Democrats are the favorites to win control of the U.S. House of Representatives. But as we found out in 2016 — or even in a few of the primaries this election cycle — being the favorite doesn’t guarantee victory. So here’s how Republicans could still …

United States

Dems to Push for Trump's Tax Returns if They Retake House

Democrats will see President Donald Trump’s tax returns if they retake the House, multiple legislators told <b>The Hill</b> on Friday.<p>Democrats claim that …

Conservative View

Hoyer: Allegations against Ellison "serious," but ....

Give Steny Hoyer one cheer for at least acknowledging the domestic violence allegations against DNC deputy chair Rep. Keith Ellison. Give him another …

Conservative View

Trump can expect tax, conflict probes if Democrats take House: Hoyer

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump can expect congressional investigations of his tax returns and possible conflicts of interest if Democrats take control of the U.S. House of Representatives in November's elections, a top Democrat said on Tuesday.<p>Representative Steny Hoyer, the No. 2 …

Donald Trump

Top Democrat calls abuse allegations against Rep. Keith Ellison "serious"

The second-highest ranking Democrat in the House, Rep. Steny Hoyer, called the allegations of abuse against fellow Democratic congressman Rep. Keith …

Keith Ellison

Republicans want Steve Scalise as next House Speaker, not Kevin McCarthy

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., is the preferred candidate among Republican voters to become the next House speaker if Republicans can keep …

Republicans

Group Of Dems Push To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act

The Violence Against Women Act became law in 1994, and it's been reauthorized multiple times since.<p>A group of Democrats is trying to make sure a law …

Domestic Violence

Democrats Hope to Extend Violence Against Women Act

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee spoke about the need to extend the Violence Against Women …

Domestic Violence

House Leaders Primed for Major Fundraising Tours During Recess

House leaders on both sides of the aisle have dozens of fundraising stops lined up during the five-week summer recess in an effort to bolster their …

Conservative View

Steny Hoyer, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Talk Democratic Unity

'I think she has an understanding that not everybody has the district she has,' Hoyer says<p>House Minority Whip Steny H. Hoyer spoke with Democratic …

Politics

No. 2 Democrat Steny Hoyer Unveils Centrist Economic Pitch

Focus is on helping middle class make progress on jobs, housing<p>WASHINGTON—Steny Hoyer, the No. 2 House Democrat, unveiled his updated economic pitch aimed at helping his party win back the House, saying Congress needs to help American households make progress financially rather than just tread …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Top Democrat: Congress should retaliate if Trump strips security clearances from former intel officers

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer railed against the Trump administration's announcement that it is considering revoking the security clearance of …

U.S. Politics

Representative Hoyer Unveils 'Make It In America' Plan

July 23, 2018<p>Representative Steny Hoyer on Jobs and the Economy<p>Ahead of the midterm elections, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) unveiled the …

Democratic Party

Republicans reject Dem effort to boost election-security funding

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats noted last week that in the months leading up to 9/11, the “system was blinking red.” Referring to …

Cyber-attacks

Kremlin’s House GOP Allies Vote Against Election Protections

Democrats applauded and began to chant "U.S.A.! U.S.A.!" as Republicans went silent and voted against the measure to protect elections.The post …

Liberal View

'USA! USA!': House Democrats Chant As Republicans Refuse to Vote for Amendment Protecting US Elections

Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL) introduced a measure on Thursday to designate additional funding to states for the protection of elections.<p>Rep. Steny Hoyer …

Liberal View

Watch House lawmakers break out into 'USA' chant

Lawmakers started chanting "U-S-A" on the House floor after Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) called for more election security funding to protect future elections from foreign meddling.

Turner Broadcasting

Democrats (Sigh) Start Chanting 'U.S.A.! U.S.A.!' On House Floor

I imagine there was a time when raucously chanting “U.S.A.! U.S.A.!” was largely the purview of drunken frat bros and football fans. On Thursday, …

Liberal View

'Rise Above Pandering to Party and Putin': Hoyer Calls for Increased Election Security Funding

<!—http://cdn.brid.tv/live/partners/9968/sd/272820.mp4—><p>House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) received a standing ovation from his Democratic …

Democrats Erupt Into Chants Of USA On The House Floor In The Faces Of GOP Trump Traitors

After a passionate speech by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer for more funding for election security, Democrats on the House floor erupted in chants …

Liberal View

WATCH Dems Chant USA! USA! With Their Fearless Leader, Steny Hoyer

It seems that every day we sink deeper into Bizarro world, and today is no exception.<p>On the House floor (show) today, Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Pelosi’s …

Conservative View

U.S. House again votes to restrict federal enforcement of Chesapeake Bay cleanup

For the second time in a year, the U.S. House of Representatives has voted to restrict the federal government from penalizing states for missing …

Pesticides

Democrats erupt in ’USA’ chant on House floor: WATCH

House Democrats erupted into chants of “USA” for about 30 seconds Thursday on the House floor after a top Democrat gave a spirited speech condemning …

Republicans