He had previously served as House Minority Whip from 2003 to 2007, and was reelected to that post in 2011.
These positions make him the second-ranking figure in the House Democratic Leadership hierarchy.
Steny Hoyer wasn't satisfied with President Donald Trump's statement Monday afternoon condemning the weekend violence in Charlottesville, Va. In Hoyer's view, it took too long for Trump to call out by name the white supremacist groups involved.... and Prince George's County native Steny Hoyer (D-Maryland) called for an increase in the minimum wage, pay equity between men and women and greater family and sick leave benefits for workers during a stop at Bowie City Hall on Monday. As part of his "Make it in America" legislative effort, Rep. Flanked by Anne Arundel County Republicans, Davidsonville resident Sam Faddis announced Monday he will seek the congressional seat in District 5.
Steny Hoyer wasn't satisfied with President Donald Trump's statement Monday afternoon condemning the weekend violence in Charlottesville, Va. Hoyer does not plan to offer an endorsement in the...
Elected member of the Maryland State senate, 1966-1979, and president, 1975-1979.
Member of the Maryland State board for higher education, 1978-1981.
That’s why Democrats are working to help young Americans afford college educations, find well-paying jobs, and make the most of their talents.In 1963, he graduated with high honors from the University of Maryland.In 1966, he received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.Democrats enacted the largest investment in student aid in its history, without increasing the deficit, by cutting out wasteful taxpayer subsidies to big banks and directing the money to increased and more affordable loans for students.We also helped make college more affordable by increasing Pell Grant awards to nearly ,000.