Representative Steny Hoyer

Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district, Democrat

Top Industries
#IndustryYr AmountCareer Amount
1Electric Utilities$218,000$1,169,490
3Health Professionals$166,970$1,628,192
4Lawyers/Law Firms$157,800$1,528,427
5Real Estate$141,260$1,095,925
6Securities & Investment$134,250$1,035,145
7Pharmaceuticals/Health Products$113,750$730,172
8Public Sector Unions$108,000$1,304,478
45Telephone Utilities$14,500$14,500
Top Donors 2014
#DonorYr AmountCareer Amount
1Votesane PAC$44,000$44,000
2Exelon Corp$28,500$28,500
4Merck & Co$24,750$24,750
5Microsoft Corp$21,700$21,700
6Berkshire Hathaway$21,000$21,000
7Pinnacle West Capital$20,000$20,000
8Comcast Corp$19,800$19,800
9Blue Cross/Blue Shield$17,500$17,500
10Norfolk Southern$17,500$17,500

Bio Information

HOYER, Steny Hamilton, (1939 - ) Image courtesy of the Member HOYER, Steny Hamilton, a Representative from Maryland; born in New York City, N.Y., on June 14, 1939; graduated from Suitland High School, Suitland, Md., 1957; B.S., University of Maryland, College Park, 1963; J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C., 1966; lawyer, private practice; member of the Maryland state senate, 1966-1979, and president, 1975-1979; member of the Maryland state board for higher education, 1978-1981; delegate to Democratic National Conventions, 1968, 1974, 1976, and 1984; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-seventh Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy created by H. Res. 80, which declared United States Representative Gladys Noon Spellman’s seat vacant due to an incapacitating illness, and reelected to the sixteen succeeding Congresses (May 19, 1981-present); chair, House Democratic Caucus (One Hundred First through One Hundred Third Congresses); minority whip (One Hundred Eighth, One Hundred Ninth, and One Hundred Twelfth and One Hundred Thirteenth Congresses); majority leader (One Hundred Tenth and One Hundred Eleventh Congresses).

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