May 20, 2022

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Head Start Program Awarded Federal Funds

Head Start

Maryland’s congressional delegation recently announced more than $5 million for early childhood education programs. St. Mary’s, Washington, and Howard counties received funding, Rep. Steny H. Hoyer said.

Hoyer: Economic Recovery ‘Within Our Grasp’

Economic

US Labor Department’s April 2022 report: 428,000 new jobs created, unemployment rate remains at 3.6%, and more Americans launching small businesses and finding jobs. The tools to keep up the US economy’s recovery and accelerate its pace are “within our grasp,” said Rep. Steny H. Hoyer.

Service Academies, ROTC Showcase April 29

Service Academies

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer will hold the annual US Service Academies and ROTC Showcase on April 29, 2022, at St. Charles High School in Waldorf.

Hoyer Tours CSM Health Sciences Site

health sciences

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer toured the construction site and received a briefing about the building process for the Health Sciences Center at the College of Southern Maryland campus in Hughesville.

Hoyer Speaks to Firefighters Union

Firefighters

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer delivered a keynote address at the International Association of Fire Fighters’ 2022 Alfred K. Whitehead Legislative Conference last month.

Congressional Art Contest Deadline Nears

Gerstman

The 2020 Fifth District art competition winner. Submissions are now being accepted for the 40th annual Congressional Art Competition by Rep. Steny H. Hoyer‘s office. The competition is open to high school students who reside in Maryland’s Fifth Congressional District, which includes Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s counties, as well as parts of Prince George’s and Anne Arundel counties. The students are offered an opportunity to highlight their talent and the winner will have their artwork displayed in the US Capitol for an entire year. This year’s submission deadline is Friday, April 22, 2022. “Each and every year I look…

Bill Includes Funds for Hard-Hit Restaurants

Restaurants

The US House took action last week to help Fifth District small businesses and restaurants hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, Rep. Steny H. Hoyer’s office announced.

Hoyer: US Economic Recovery Continues

Economic

The US Labor Department’s March 2022 jobs report “is further evidence that our economic recovery is delivering for American workers,” said Rep. Steny H. Hoyer.

St. Mary’s Awarded Funds for Head Start

Lex Park Educators

The St. Mary’s County Board of Education’s Head Start programs were awarded $1,277,001 in federal funding to expand early learning, development, health services, and family well-being, Rep. Steny H. Hoyer’s office announced.

Hoyer, McCarthy to Host Congressional Hackathon

Hackathon

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer and Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy have announced details of the upcoming Fourth Congressional Hackathon that will take place from 1 to 6 pm April 6, 2022, at the US Capitol.