All Articles on Steny Hoyer

Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) sits across from Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III (D-Mass.) during a roundtable discussion about refugee and human rights at the Oxfam America Boston headquarters on Oct. 1, 2019. News
Progressives Slam Oil-Soaked Steny Hoyer for Backing Joe Kennedy III Over Green New Deal Champion Ed Markey
"Hoyer does not actually have a problem with primary challengers, he has a problem with progressives."
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Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) wears a face mask as he walks out of the House chamber on April 23, 2020. News
Steny Hoyer Ripped by Progressive Primary Challenger for Backing Fossil Fuel Bailout in Covid-19 Bill
"This is not the time to invest in dirty energy through federal petroleum purchases."
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Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), the House majority leader, wears a face mask as a precaution against the spread of Covid-19. ( News
House Democrats Denounced for Covid-19 Relief Bill That Leaves 'Door Wide Open' for Fossil Fuel Bailouts
"Democratic leadership must get this right," warned one climate group, "because the fate of our habitable planet depends on it."
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House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), center, looks at Rep. Jim McGovern (D-Mass.), right, as McGovern speaks during a news conference on Monday, March 9, 2020. News
House to Vote on Allowing Members to Use Proxies, Opening Door for Full Remote Voting
"We ought to use this time as an opportunity to prepare for Congress to be able to work according to its full capabilities even with social and physical distancing guidelines in place."
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Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) are reportedly going to be barred from entering Israel Thursday, a move that critics decried as authoritarian. News
'Authoritarian Behavior': Trump Voices Approval as Netanyahu Moves to Bar Tlaib and Omar From Israel
"Another new low as this country abandons all but the pretenses of democracy."
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With plenty of Democratic members of Congress with terrible voting records, a grassroots primary campaign can put a scare into those who pay more attention to big donors than consituents and voters. (Photo: Gordon_Frets/flickr/cc) Views
Meet the 'Bad Blues': House Democrats Who Deserve to Be Primaried by Progressives
A detailed look at a few members of Congress whose time serving corporate interests over people should soon be over
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House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) News
New Report Details the 15 House Democrats That Should Face Progressive Challengers
Publication from RootsAction offers non-exhaustive list of who should face primaries
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Democrats like Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (l) and Ayanna Pressley (c) are fed up with the DCCC blacklist. News
'Gatekeeper Mentality' of DCCC Blacklist Adding to Divisions Within Democratic Party
"I'd like to see a majority of women in Congress, and it’s not going to happen with this policy."
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Democrats and Progressives Grapple With How Best to Vanquish Trump: Impeach, Bold Ideas, or Both?
"Just about every Democrat agrees that the Donald Trump presidency has been a nightmare, and that the sooner it ends the better. How we get there is less certain."
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Trump Thought Mueller Would Be 'the End of My Presidency.' It Should Be.
"Rather than working to prevent foreign election interference from happening again, the new president labored to prevent a true investigation into what happened."
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