December 10, 2018

Hoyer Honored by Majority Leader Election

Majority Leader

Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md., 5th) was elected by acclamation as majority leader of the House of Representatives on Nov. 28, 2018. 

Hoyer Receives Support as Majority Leader

Majority Leader

In a letter dated Nov. 13, 2018, 155 House Democrats from across the caucus, including a majority of the freshman class, signed a letter supporting the return of House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer to his position of House Majority Leader in the 116th Congress.

Open Enrollment Has Begun in Md.

Open Enrollment

The 2019 Open Enrollment period began Nov. 1 and continues through Dec. 15, 2018. Congressman Steny H. Hoyer released a statement on the first day to remind Maryland residents to take advantage of the period and update their health insurance.

Hoyer Wants Hearings on Rise of Hate Crimes

Hate Crimes

House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer recently sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan supporting House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler’s call for congressional hearings on the recent rise in hate crimes and domestic terrorism in the US.

CSM Celebrates Its Diamond Decade

Diamond Decade

Members of the College of Southern Maryland Foundation, along with college faculty and staff, joined alumni and the entire Southern Maryland community to commemorate CSM’s 60th anniversary with a spirited “Diamond Decade Mania” bash Sept. 29, 2018.

Hoyer Named Trailblazer in P.G.


Congressman Steny H. Hoyer has been named the “Trailblazer of the Year” by the Prince George’s County Chamber of Commerce.

Hoyer Unveils New House Website

House Website

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer unveiled an updated website for his Fifth District constituents.

Annual Service Honors Fallen Firefighters

Fallen Firefighters

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer gave remarks at the 37th annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

September Report Shows Job Gains

Job Gains

The September 2018 jobs reports shows the unemployment rate declined to 3.7 percent and the economy added 134,000 jobs.

Hoyer Visits Fire and Rescue Institute

Fire and Rescue Institute

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer took a tour of the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute of the University of Maryland. While he was at the institute, Congressman Hoyer was able to meet with firefighters, EMT personnel, and instructors. He also took a tour of the facility and was able to see the equipment used to train fire and emergency services personnel.