Tales from the Trail

Hoyer, Clyburn compete for House leadership post

November 7, 2010

clyburn_stenyU.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer will win his bid to remain in party leadership in the soon-to-be Republican-led chamber, a source close to Hoyer said on Sunday.

Fed’s challenge to Arizona immigration law piles pressure on Democrats

July 7, 2010

When President Barack Obama’s administration sued Arizona over the state’s tough-as-nails immigration law this week, he piled pressure on House Democrats in the state facing a tough battle for reelection in November, analysts say.

Hoyer draws jeers, cheers at healthcare town hall

September 2, 2009

It was the largest town hall meeting of his career, and the crowd of 1,500 was raucous and ready.