June 26, 2022

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Hoyer Marks Black History Month

Black History Month

February is Black History Month, and Congressman Steny H. Hoyer joins the rest of the country in celebrating African-American history and culture.

Health Care Open Enrollment Extended

Enrollment

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer reminds Marylanders that open enrollment for health care plans has been extended until February 28, 2022.

Lawmakers Support Expansion of Patuxent Refuge

Coronavirus Relief Bills

Maryland’s congressional delegation members support the expansion of the Patuxent Research Refuge.

Bridge Repair Funds Headed to MD

Head Start

Maryland will receive $81.9 million in funds for bridge repairs from the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act for 2022, Rep. Steny H. Hoyer announced.

Hoyer: ‘Economy Is Proving Resilient’

Economic

The US Labor Department released its December 2021 jobs report. For the year, the US economy added an average of 537,000 jobs per month, bringing the unemployment rate to 3.9%, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer noted.

Staff Changes in Hoyer’s Office

Staff Changes

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer announced staff changes in his office. Katie Grant Drew, longtime communications director and senior adviser, has left to pursue an opportunity off Capitol Hill. National Press Secretary Margaret Mulkerrin has been promoted to communications director.

Hoyer: Proud to Serve MD’s 5th Families

5th

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer’s message to his 5th District constituents for the New Year.

Cyber Project Earns Rescue Plan Funding

Cybersecurity

The Howard County Economic Development Authority was awarded $500,000 in American Rescue Plan funding to continue developing its Maryland Cyber Workforce Solutions project on behalf of a coalition of Maryland local governments.

Airports Across MD Awarded Funds

Airports

Maryland’s congressional delegation announced that more than $31.5 million in bipartisan infrastructure law funding was awarded for airports across the state.

Hoyer: Economy Getting Back on Track

Economic

The US economy is getting back on track, Rep. Steny H. Hoyer said after the release of the November 2021 jobs report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.