House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., greets fans during the 51st Annual CQ Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game held at Nationals Park. The Democrats prevailed over the Republicans 18-5.
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House Democratic leaders, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (R), Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) (L), Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) (C), Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY) (2L) and Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY), walk out of the West Wing of the White House after meeting with President Barack Obama October 15, 2013 in Washington, DC. Negotiations between Congressional Republicans and Democrats and the White House continue as the federal debt limit looms and the partial shutdown of the federal government moves into its third week.
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House Minority Whip Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) (3rd L) talks to Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA) (4th L) during a news conference with Congressional Caucus Chair Rep. Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX) (2nd L) and Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX) (L) October 23, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The caucus was joined by House Democratic leaders to discuss immigration reform.
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U.S. House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks as (L-R) Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC), House Democratic Caucus Vice Chairman Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY), House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA), and House Minority Whip Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) listen during a news conference September 30, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The U.S. government was officially shut down at midnight after the Senate and the House of the Representatives failed to come to an agreement to pass a federal spending bill to keep the government running.
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Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), and Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) wave American flags along with other members of Congress as they sing 'God Bless America' during a September 11th remembrance ceremony on the steps of the U.S. Capitol September 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. The nation is commemorating the anniversary of the 2001 attacks which resulted in the deaths of nearly 3,000 people after two hijacked planes crashed into the World Trade Center, one into the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia and one crash landed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
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Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (C) carries the gavel that was used when Medicare was passed while marching with Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) (2L), Majority Leader Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) (L), Rep. John Larson (2R) (D-CT), Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and other members of the Democratic Caucus from the Cannon House Office Building to the U.S. Capitol for the health care reform vote March 21, 2010 in Washington, DC. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) said he was confident that the Democrats have the necessary 216 votes to pass landmark health care reform legislation today.
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (R) and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD)(L) listen to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speak about Iran during a joint meeting of the United States Congress in the House chamber at the U.S. Capitol March 3, 2015 in Washington, DC. At the risk of further straining the relationship between Israel and the Obama Administration, Netanyahu warned members of Congress against what he considers an ill-advised nuclear deal with Iran.