Steny H. Hoyer Democrat (Elected 1980), MD House district 5

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Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) — Steny H. Hoyer of Mechanicsville, Md. represents the 5th District of Maryland. He was born in New York, N.Y. on June 14, 1939. Hoyer earned a B.S. from the University of Maryland in 1963 and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1966. He was a practicing attorney from 1966 to 1990 and a member of the State Senate from 1967 to 1979. Hoyer was first elected to the House of Representatives on May 19, 1981 by special election to fill the vacancy created by H. Res. 80, which declared U.S. Representative Gladys Noon Spellman’s seat vacant due to an incapacitating illness. He was elected House Majority Leader for the 110th Congress. Hoyer married Judith Pickett, who passed away on Feb. 6, 1997. He has three children - Susan, Stefany, and Anne. Source: Congressional Directory Online via GPO Access

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Total Campaign Contributions Received by Steny H. Hoyer: $3,581,255

Top 10 Interests Funding

Electric Utilities$221,700
Securities & Investment$214,850
Health Professionals$213,350
Lawyers/Law Firms$146,042
Real Estate$137,536
Pharmaceuticals/Health Products$135,750
Public Sector Unions$126,500
Commercial Banks$91,850

Top 10 Organizations Funding

Comcast Corporation$42,050
Exelon Corporation$25,200
Boeing Company$24,614
Prudential Financial$24,500
Davita Healthcare Partners$21,000
Jpmorgan Chase and Company$20,600
Google Incorporated$18,350
Microsoft Corporation$18,100
Amerisourcebergen Corporation$17,000

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