May 21, 2018

Hoyer: Slow Job Growth Not Acceptable

Slowing Job Growth

After President Obama left a trend of gaining economic strength when he left office, current policies have led to slowing job growth, says House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer after the release of the Department of Labor’s jobs report for April 2018.

Make It In America Tour Visits Upper Midwest

Make It In America

House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer made his third Make It In America listening tour, traveling to the Upper Midwest in early April. The first stops were in Madison and then in Eau Claire, Wisc. The first two listening tours, held in November and February of last year, were in Las Vegas, Kansas City, Peoria, Pittsburgh, Toledo, and Indianapolis.

Hoyer Returns From Listening Tour

Listening Tour

House Democrats, led by House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer went on their second Make It In America listening tour, traveling across the the country’s Industrial Heartland to hear directly from citizens about their economic challenges.

Hoyer on 2nd Make It In America Tour

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House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer will spend the Presidents Day weekend traveling to Pittsburgh, Toledo and Indianapolis for his second Make It In America Listening Tour.

Jobs Report Shows Weekly Earnings Fell

Slowing Job Growth

The Department of Labor recently released its January 2018 jobs report. The unemployment rate was 4.1 percent for the fourth consecutive month.

Hoyer Attends Innovative Manufacturing Event

Black History Month Breakfast

As part of his Make It In America campaign, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer attended the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation’s Innovative Manufacturing seminar in January. 

Hoyer: Job Growth Needs Improvement

Slowing Job Growth

The US Department of Labor released its latest jobs report in November, and while there have been signs of resilience in the US economy, Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer said improvement is needed in private sector job creation.

Make It In America Tour on the Road

Make It In America

House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer recently kicked off the Make It In America listening tour to hear directly from Americans about the economic challenges they face.

House Launches Make It In America Tour

Make It In America

House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer said that House Democrats are launching the Make It In America listening tour Nov. 17, 2017.

April ’17: Job Gains Up, Jobless Rate Down

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The April 2017 jobs report shows private sector jobs increased by 211,000 for the month. The unemployment rate was 4.4 percent.