May 21, 2024

Hoyer Gives SMCM Commencement Address

Commencement

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer delivered the commencement address May 11 at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. The National Public Honors College graduated 356 students.

Hoyer: Historic Job Growth Continues

Economy

The US Labor Department’s April 2024 jobs report is more good news on the economy, says Congressman Steny H. Hoyer — continued job growth, increases in real wages, record applications for small businesses.

Lawmakers Continue to Oppose New DCA Flights

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and other representatives from the National Capital Region continued in their opposition to the latest Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill that includes the addition of five new round-trip flights at DCA, the busiest runway in the country.

Hoyer Tours Key Bridge Wreckage

Key Bridge

Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer and Dutch Ruppersberger met with emergency personnel at the Unified Command Center tasked with reopening the Port of Baltimore after a ship collision led to the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge on March 26.

Hoyer Hosts Service Academies, College ROTC Showcase

Service Academies

Students from Maryland’s Fifth District interested in pursuing a career in the armed services learned about the nomination process to US service academies at an event hosted by Congressman Steny H. Hoyer.

Hoyer Briefed on Shoreline, Terrapin Project

Shoreline

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer received a briefing on the Living Shoreline and Terrapin Habitat Restoration Project from the Southern Maryland Resource Conservation and Development Board earlier this month.

Investing in America Grants at Work

Investing

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer met with leaders from YESS! of Charles County and Eagle Harbor town government to discuss how federal grants are expanding clean water access for rural families in Nanjemoy and cleaning up pollution in Eagle Harbor.

RSVP for Hoyer Service Academy Showcase

Service

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer will host the annual Service Academies and College ROTC Showcase on April 23 at St. Charles High School in Waldorf.

Hoyer Tours Airports in St. Mary’s, Charles

Airports

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer at the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport on April 5, 2024. (Photo courtesy of Congressman Hoyer’s office) As part of the Regional Leadership Council’s Investing in America Week of Action, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer met April 5 with airport officials and leaders from St. Mary’s and Charles counties to discuss how federal funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law is improving safety and upgrading transportation infrastructure in Southern Maryland. The St. Mary’s County Regional Airport in California received $587,000 in federal funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law – $292,000 from BIL FY23 Airport Infrastructure Grants and $295,000…

Hoyer: Dems Working to Close Digital Divide

Digital Divide

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer met with St. Mary’s County leaders and joined a roundtable on how Investing in America funding is connecting families in Maryland’s Fifth District to reliable, affordable high-speed broadband, and internet-capable devices.