Congressman Denny Heck

Representing the 10th District of Washington
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Apr 21, 2014 Press Release
National momentum grows as Caucus co-founders recruit outside of state for the first time

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This year’s Earth Day brought a new ally to Puget Sound, as U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (OR-04), Ranking Member of the House Natural Resources Committee, announced that he will become an official member of the Congressional Puget Sound Recovery Caucus. Rep.

Apr 16, 2014 Press Release
Rep. Denny Heck Launches 2014 Artistic Discovery Contest for high school students in Washington’s 10th Congressional District

The office of Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) is looking for the 10th District’s most promising young artists to submit entries for the U.S. House of Representatives’ annual Congressional Art Competition. The winning entry from a member of the 10th District will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The co-founders of the Puget Sound Recovery Caucus, Representatives Derek Kilmer and Denny Heck, will host Representative Peter DeFazio in Tacoma to highlight cleanup initiatives for the Puget Sound on Friday, April 11 at 1:30 p.m. This will be the first trip Rep.

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release
Rep. Denny Heck (WA-10) Joins Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer for Announcement
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of the plan to support manufacturing in America, promote export of U.S. goods, keep jobs in the U.S. and develop a 21st Century workforce, Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer announced today that the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States will become a formal agenda item of the “Make It In America” plan for jobs and competitiveness.
Apr 3, 2014 Press Release

Congressman Denny Heck (D-WA) and Congressman Robert Pittenger (R-NC), members of the House Financial Services Committee, introduced today the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Small Business Advisory Board Act of 2014. This bipartisan legislation will allow a formal advisory role in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for small businesses in financial services.

Mar 24, 2014 Press Release

On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Congressman Denny Heck will host his second United States Service Academy Information Night at the Lacey City Hall Council Chambers.

Feb 14, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Denny Heck (WA-10), who has been a leading voice in Congress on banking access for legitimate marijuana businesses, released the following statement in response to today's DOJ/Treasury announcement:

Feb 11, 2014 Press Release

Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) introduced the Servicemembers Opportunity Act today. The legislation ensures all servicemembers can utilize the financial protections they’ve earned under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act of 2003.

Feb 6, 2014 Press Release
Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) has launched his second annual Valentines for Veterans Drive. He’ll kick off the drive by making cards with Dower Elementary School students tomorrow morning. All students from around the South Sound are encouraged to decorate cards thanking our local veterans for their service to our country.
Jan 14, 2014 Press Release

Congressmen Denny Heck and Derek Kilmer, co-chairs of the Congressional Puget Sound Recovery Caucus, have released the following statement on Puget Sound recovery funding in the omnibus federal appropriations bill:

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