June 27, 2022

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Hoyer Speaks at Black History Month Breakfast

Make It In America

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer celebrated Black History Month by attending the 36th annual Black History Month breakfast early in February.

Lawmakers Announce Progress on Mallows Bay

Mallows Bay

The nomination process for the designation of Mallows Bay as a National Marine Sanctuary has moved a little more forward, according to a statement released by Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and US Sens. Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen.

Hoyer, Team MD Announce Preschool Funding

Preschool

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (Md.-5) has joined U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Barbara A. Mikulski, and US Representatives Elijah Cummings, Chris Van Hollen, C.A. “Dutch” Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Donna F. Edwards, and John Delaney, all Maryland Democrats, in announcing that Maryland has been awarded $15 million this year through the Preschool Development Grants program to provide high-quality preschool programs in 19 school districts across Maryland.

Van Hollen Looks to Support Hoyer’s SoMd Efforts

van hollen

At a rally in his honor, the Democratic candidate for the US Senate, Chris Van Hollen, praises Steny Hoyer and pledges he also will support Southern Maryland.

Dems Say NDAA Undermines Civilian Employees

Hoyer Earns High Score From LCV

Vet preference, merit systems & due process rights are jeopardized, a letter sent to conferees of the NDAA asks for changes.

Bipartisan MD House Delegation Meets with VA Sec’y Shinseki

The average wait for a veteran’s claim decision is 273 days. In Maryland it’s worse, veterans wait on average 332 days or 11 months for a claims decision from the Baltimore Regional Office.