Steny Hoyer

Steny Hamilton Hoyer is an American politician serving as U.S. Representative for MD-5 since 1981, and has served as House Majority Leader since 2019. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Steny Hoyer has 2,390 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 136 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 6,645 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (238), James Clyburn (118), Xavier Becerra (53). Most common tags: Democratic Party, Federal Budget, Health Care.

Appearances by Title:May 19, 1981 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MD 5th Majority Leader (Jan 03, 2019 - Present) Minority Whip (Jan 05, 2011 - Jan 03, 2019) Majority Leader (Jan 03, 2007 - Jan 04, 2011) Videos: 2,384

Recent Appearances

  • 10th Anniversary of <em>Citizens United v. FEC</em> Case

    10th Anniversary of Citizens United v. FEC Case

    House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Representative John Sarbanes (D-MD) participated in a roundtable discussion…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed the PFAS Action Act of 2019, dealing with Environmental Protection Agency designation of per- and…

  • House Colloquy

    House Colloquy

    At the end of business Friday, Republican Whip Steve Scalise and Democratic Majority Leader Hoyer discussed what actions the House…

  • House Session

    House Session

    In a vote of 224-194, the House passed a war powers resolution seeking to limit the Trump administration’s military action…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House voted to establish a quorum for the second session of 116th Congress.

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement. Members also debated the rule for consideration of H.R.…

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District Map Ideology Rankings Past Elections

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