Congressman Denny Heck

Representing the 10th District of Washington
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Jun 7, 2017 In The News
Dozens of House and Senate Democrats plan to sue President Donald Trump in the coming weeks, claiming he is breaking the law by refusing to relinquish ownership of his sprawling real-estate empire while it continues to profit from business with foreign governments.
Jun 7, 2017 In The News
Congressional Singapore Caucus leaders on Tuesday (June 6) in Washington stressed the importance of maintaining the close relationship between the United States and Singapore. Alabama Republican Bradley Byrne, co-chairman of the caucus, speaking at a reception hosted by visiting Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan, said: "Singapore is one of the most impressive places I have ever been."
Jun 5, 2017 In The News
“And what makes this country great for me, as an immigrant and now, a United States citizen, is really that America is a place I can finally call home,” said Meenu Nath, a local Olympia constituent and one of the 12 community members who lobbied Congressmen Denny Heck’s Lacey office for compassionate immigration reform on Thursday, May 18.
May 23, 2017 In The News
Former CIA Director John Brennan, in testimony Tuesday before the House Intelligence Committee, said that he was concerned by some of the "interactions" between Russian officials and members of the Trump campaign that took place during the election last year.
May 23, 2017 In The News
Former CIA chief John Brennan had a moving response when asked Tuesday why Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election should matter to the American people. “Why should they care? Why do you care, sir?” Rep. Dennis Heck (D-Wash.) asked Tuesday during a House Intelligence Committee hearing.
May 17, 2017 In The News
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., has been the public face of the Trump administration in this Washington, on Trumpcare health legislation and ambitious plans to zero out federal protections. A tweet from McMorris Rodgers on Tuesday marked an initial crack in the facade, the first time this member of the House Republican leadership has put distance between herself and the 45th President.
May 10, 2017 In The News
“There’s a pattern here,” Congressman Denny Heck told KIRO Radio’s Jason and Burns Show. And that pattern is stemming from President Donald Trump. Heck sees the sudden firing of FBI Director James Comey as a troubling extension of this pattern.
May 10, 2017 In The News
Professionals at the FBI will never permit President Trump and his aides to derail or squelch their probe of Russia's interference in the 2016 election, a Washington congressman who serves on the House Intelligence Committee predicted Wednesday. "They would dampen this investigation at their own peril," said Rep. Denny Heck, D-Wash., reacting to Trump's dismissal of FBI Director James Comey.
May 9, 2017 In The News
Furious Democrats branded the firing of FBI Director James Comey as “Nixonian,” warning the probe into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia had been dangerously compromised. They warned of a possible constitutional crisis, painting a troubling picture of a dictatorial president suddenly dismissing the key investigator into allegations that have raised serious questions about his campaign’s links to Russia.
Apr 27, 2017 In The News
Hundreds of students, parents, school staff and local dignitaries crowded into the auditorium at Evergreen Elementary School April 20 for the official grand opening ceremony for Clover Park School District’s newest and final of six completed elementary school construction projects at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.