Articles Tagged 'Steny Hoyer'
House Democrats announce vote on temporary government spending bill this month
The House this month will vote on a temporary spending bill to keep the federal government funded past a Sept. 30 deadline, Majority Leader Steny… READ MORE
House Dems delay vote on resolution rebuking Omar over Israel remarks
House Democratic leaders are delaying a vote on a resolution condemning anti-Semitism that had been slated to take place on Wednesday, according to a Democratic… READ MORE
Schumer: Blame the Tea Party
The Capitol Hill rhetoric reached new levels of ugliness Tuesday as negotiations over some semblance of a federal budget gave way to finger-pointing,… READ MORE
Pelosi and Hoyer split on tax vote before November elections
By Russell Berman -The Hill
A split has opened between Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) over whether to hold a vote before the midterm elections on extending the George W. Bush-era tax cuts for the middle class.
In closed-door leadership meetings this week, Pelosi has pushed for the House to act on the middle-income tax… READ MORE
Congress Returns to Washington With Big Agenda, Few Expectations
WASHINGTON — Congress returns this week with embattled Democrats torn between trying to show they have the economic answers and fearing the further wrath… READ MORE
Tea Party Movement 2.0
Erik Erickson, Red State
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer admits the tea party movement is getting members of Congress to thing about retiring.
And that is what the movement should be about, more or less, but there is much more too. And judging by the reaction from yesterday, a lot of people got the point I was making,… READ MORE
Massa blames resignation on health care vote
By Ben Dobbin ASSOCIATED PRESS
ROCHESTER, N.Y. | Former New York Rep. Eric Massa is now blaming his resignation announcement last week on a conspiracy… READ MORE