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  1. Sanders urges backers to rally behind ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... up on the podium. "We are hear to nominate Hillary Clinton, because of her," - but that was all that Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) could say, as the boos swelled all around him. "Excuse me," said Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH) in a frustrated tone, as she tried ...

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  2. After silence, Martin O'Malley remerges at Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... role on the first night of the Democratic National Convention. Reps. Elijah E. Cummings of Baltimore and Steny Hoyer of Southern Maryland spoke to delegates in the Wells Fargo Center in back-to-back addresses Monday. Mayor... Maryland, a state often ...

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  3. Maryland Officials Prominent At Democratic Convention StartRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... of emails suggesting the DNC favored Clinton over Bernie Sanders, when it had pledged to stay neutral. Rep. Steny Hoyer, the No. 2 House Democrat and the convention's parliamentarian, took the stage shortly after the convention opened in ...

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  4. Anti-TPP protestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    ... outside the convention hall were accompanied by anti-Hillary Clinton chants and jeers. When House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) told the convention, "We are here to nominate Hillary Clinton," there were loud boos. Joel B. Pollak is Senior ...

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  5. Elijah Cummings, Steny Hoyer among Marylanders addressing DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Maryland, a state often overlooked in national politics, had an outsized role on the first night of the Democratic National Convention on Monday. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings of Baltimore and Steny Hoyer of Southern Maryland spoke to delegates in the Wells Fargo Center in back-to-back addresses.

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  6. Dem. Convention LiveWire*** Day One Discord: a No TPP!a Chant Disrupts Elijah Cummings SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    ... not just believe, but understands, that black lives matter." #DemsInPhilly https://t.co/1vvUr71KI6 5:20: Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) now addressing the convention. More boos when he mentions Clinton's name. This is going to be a nightmare for Dems. ...

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  7. Glenn ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    Congressman Steny Hoyer, D-Md., wants to make some changes to promote trust in government. It's a good idea, but his changes - which mostly have to do with campaign finance and a laundry list of things Democrats have been trying to do for a while anyway - aren't likely to accomplish much.

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  8. helping anti-abortion activists put their hit lists of PP employees...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... and E.M.T first responders -- without asking for voluntary compliance first. In an published Tuesday, Reps. Steny Hoyer and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) call this a "particularly unique form of congressional harassment." sting videos that Planned ...

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  9. While All Eyes on Jul an, Joaquin Castro Quietly Climbs Ranks in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Texas Tribune

    ... began his second term with no obvious vehicle to channel his political energy. Months later, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Maryland tapped him to fill Lujan's shoes as a "chief deputy whip." In this role, Castro works the House floor to count ...

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  10. Dem leader urges compromise on FCC set-top box planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Hill

    The second-highest ranking House Democrat wants the Federal Communications Commission to reach a compromise in the battle over the future of television set-top boxes. Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer told FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler in a letter last week, obtained by The Hill on Monday, that he hoped the agency could find "a solution that will inject some needed competition and innovation in the ecosystem, but without increasing the grave risks of online piracy or eroding consumers' right to privacy."

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  11. Can We Ever Trust the Democrats?Read the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Real Clear Politics

    Congressman Steny Hoyer, D-Md., wants to make some changes to promote trust in government. It's a good idea, but his changes - which mostly have to do with campaign finance and a laundry list of things Democrats have been trying to do for a while anyway - aren't likely to accomplish much.

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  12. Lawmakers Introduce Alternative to White House's $3.1 Billion IT Modernization FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Government Executive

    ... Another key difference between Hurd's proposed legislation and legislation for the ITMF introduced by Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., is that agencies won't have to worry about paying back money. In the past, Scott has said he didn't foresee major issues ...

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  13. House Dems' national security agenda includes 'no fly, no buy' provisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Washington Examiner

    House Democrats on Thursday unveiled their new national security agenda, which will include gun control legislation and other domestic reforms. Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., said the agenda, named "A Stronger America," is what Democrats would focus on if the country rejects Donald Trump and his "House Republican enablers" to give Democrats control of the Congress.

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  14. End to trans military ban celebrated at think-tank symposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Washington Blade

    ... (D-Calif.) and Rep. Adam Smith, the top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) was among those who delivered remarks in favor of transgender military service, saying he applauds Carter for making the ...

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  15. Kevin McCarthy Calls For New Iran Sanctions After Breached Nuclear AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Daily Caller

    ... this shows what America truly believes and gives us an opportunity to voice that opinion." House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Maryland slammed the measure for not being constructed in bipartisan manner, adding he expects most Democrats to oppose it. ...

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  16. GOP drops gun control bill for the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Washington Examiner

    ... for gun purchases and to block those on the terror watch list from purchasing guns. Last week, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., and Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., agreed to a truce on the matter and to sit down and talk about a ...

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  17. Democratic whip says federal government can play positive roleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Washington Times

    Partisan paralysis in Congress is poisoning the other branches of government and quashing the voice of everyday Americans, Democratic Rep. Steny Hoyer said Monday in a speech that argued secret donors, voter restrictions and craftily drawn House districts have cast a dark cloud over Washington. With four months to go until Election Day, the House minority whip urged voters to back candidates who value compromise on Capitol Hill, saying members who retreat into ideological corners are holding the nation back.

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  18. Hoyer Calls for Overhauls To Reduce Lack of Trust in GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Roll Call

    Government needs to fix its own problems before it can truly address the issues that plague the country, House Minority Leader Steny Hoyer said Monday. "We can't fully tap into our economic opportunities if we don't make sure government works too," the Maryland Democrat said in a speech at the Georgetown University Law Center.

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  19. Social Media, Apps, Electronic Whips in Democratic ToolboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Roll Call

    The picture of the Massachusetts Democrat with the internet-famous Wally the bunny had a purpose. It was to promote a bill she sponsored to help protect pets of victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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  20. GOP, Dems Eye 'Common Ground' Talks on Gun ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | News Max

    ... out there, make sure justice is done." McCarthy plans to speak with his counterpart, No. 2 House Democrat Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland on Saturday after both speak with their fellow lawmakers. CNN said that separately, House Speaker Paul Ryan ...

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