July 18, 2019

Hoyer on Jobs Report: Wage Growth Falls Short

Jobs Report

The US economy gained 224,00 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate rose slightly from 3.6 to 3.7 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ June 2019 jobs report.

Hoyer Searching for Online All-Stars in Congress

Online All-Stars

A few days remain in Rep. Steny H. Hoyer’s annual House Democrats’ Member Online All-Star Competition.

Appointments to Service Academies Announced

Service Academies

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (Md.-5th) has announced the names of 14 Fifth District students who have been appointed to the United States Service Academies.

Hoyer Honored for Work for Immigrant Rights

immigrant rights

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer of Maryland was honored for his work for immigrant rights and working families.

Brown, Hoyer Discuss Health Care Disparities

Healthcare Disparities

On June 14, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and Congressman Anthony Brown took part in a roundtable discussion on health care disparities among minority groups in Maryland.

Hoyer: Slow Jobs, Wage Growth Threatens Economic Expansion

Jobs Report

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its May 2019 jobs report. Job growth slowed and the unemployment rate remained at 3.6 percent.

Hoyer Attends Fowler’s 32nd Annual Wade In

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer attended former Maryland state senator Bernie Fowler’s 32nd annual Patuxent River Wade In on June 9, 2019, joining a number of Southern Maryland residents and officials in this unofficial check of the river’s health.

Mallows Bay Designation Moves Forward

Mallows Bay

The Ghost Ships of Mallows Bay are a big step closer to permanent protection.

Hoyer Provides Infrastructure Update

Infrastructure Update

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer gave an Infrastructure Update to local stakeholders on May 24, 2019, at Bowie city hall.

Hoyer, Leaders Visit Learning Centers

Learning Centers

On an afternoon in late May, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer, Congresswoman Barbara Lee of California, chair of the Majority Leader Task Force on Poverty and Opportunity; and Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia of Texas, vice chair on Urban Poverty, toured a Mary’s Center and the Judith P. Hoyer Early Learning Hub.