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Rep. Steny H. Hoyer, D-Md.

Member of the House (17th full term)



District: Maryland - 5th District
Leadership: Minority Whip
Political Highlights: Md. Senate, 1967-79; sought Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, 1978; Md. Board of Higher Education, 1978-81
Born: June 14, 1939; Manhattan, N.Y.
Residence: Mechanicsville
Religion: Baptist
Family: Widowed; three children
Education: U. of Maryland, B.S. 1963; Georgetown U., J.D. 1966
Elected: 1981
Committee Assignments: None

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 3rd ranked House Democrat
State Clout: Maryland is 9th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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