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Hoyer: Keystone Pipeline a ‘Stick in the Eye’ for Democrats

Hoyer: Keystone Pipeline a ‘Stick in the Eye’ for Democrats

Liberty Alerts, Matt Cover, CNSNews.com House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said that the Keystone XL oil pipeline project would only create five to six thousand jobs and that Republican efforts to force a vote on the project were a “stick in the eye” of Democrats who oppose it. “This is five thousand to six thousand jobs,” [...]

Democrats Equate Voter ID Laws to ‘Poll Tax,’ ‘Jim Crow’ Law

Democrats Equate Voter ID Laws to ‘Poll Tax,’ ‘Jim Crow’ Law

Liberty Alerts, CNSNews.com House Democrats, including Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.),  said that voter ID laws were equivalent to poll taxes and Jim Crow laws, arguing that they were deliberate attempts to keep minorities from voting. “We know voter suppression has been taking place, is being taken place, and is planned,” Hoyer said, [...]

Hoyer on Outcome of Deficit Super Committee: ‘I’m Not Optimistic’

Hoyer on Outcome of Deficit Super Committee: ‘I’m Not Optimistic’

Liberty Alerts, Matt Cover, CNSNews.com House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said that he was “not optimistic” that the Joint Committee tasked with finding $1.5 trillion in deficit reduction by Thanksgiving would be successful. Instead, Hoyer said he was “hopeful” the 12-member committee would succeed. “People ask me ‘Are [...]

Hoyer Breaks With Obama on Disclosure of Campaign Contributions

Hoyer Breaks With Obama on Disclosure of Campaign Contributions

Liberty Alerts, Matt Cover, CNSNews.com House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said he opposes a proposed executive order from President Barack Obama that would require companies to disclose campaign contributions when applying for federal contracts. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said he also is against the order.“I am not in [...]

Hoyer: ‘I Don’t Want to Pinpoint’ Any Spending Cuts

Hoyer: ‘I Don’t Want to Pinpoint’ Any Spending Cuts

Liberty Alerts, Matt Cover, CNSNews.com House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said Tuesday he would not "pinpoint" any cuts that Democrats would be willing to make in federal spending, offering only broad figures on an overall reduction. At Hoyer’s weekly Capitol Hill press briefing on Tuesday, CNSNews.com noted the Democrats’ [...]

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