June 24, 2019

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.

Hoyer Hosting Annual Bull Roast

Bull Roast

Save the date for Congressman Steny H. Hoyer’s annual Bull Roast and Birthday Party, scheduled from 5-7 pm Friday, June 14, 2019. Please note the new time this year.

5th District Educators Honored at Luncheon

Educators

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer recognized outstanding educators in Maryland’s 5th District on May 24 at a luncheon in Upper Marlboro.

Hoyer: Violence Against Women Act Is Urgent

Violence Against Women Act

Recently, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer paid a visit to the Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center in Upper Marlboro to talk about the importance of reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act.

House Wants Turkey to Cancel Missile Purchase

Turkey

Steny Hoyer has joined other members of Congress to introduce legislation that calls on the government of Turkey to cancel its planned acquisition of the S-400 air and missile defense system from Russia.

Forum Offers Information on Military Academies

Military Academies

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer recently spoke at a forum to give information to parents and students about military academies.

Rural Cooperatives Host Legislative Conference

Rural Cooperatives

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer spoke at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association legislative conference recently.

Hoyer on Jobs Report: Wages Not Growing Fast Enough

Jobs Report

The 2019 April jobs report, released May 3, shows a continuation of an economic trajectory that reaches back through 103 consecutive months of positive job growth. But these job figures don’t tell the whole story, as wages aren’t growing fast enough, says House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer.