Statement from Congressman Denny Heck:
Legislation would expand access of the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program to economically distressed communities with an emphasis on Indian Country
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In order to incentivize financial investment in Indian Country and other underserved communities, Congressman Denny Heck (D-WA) and Congresswoman Kristi Noem (R-SD) have introduced new legislation to improve the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) program.
The Collaborating for Economic Reintegration of Troops (CERT) Act will establish commission to study and develop national standards for high-demand occupations; aims to make military training and civilian licenses or certifications for skilled careers one in the same
WASHINGTON, D.C., September 29, 2016 – U.S. Representative Denny Heck of Washington state has introduced a bill to address the certification gap that many transitioning service members experience once they leave the military and enter the civilian job market.
Congressman Denny Heck reacts to the news that the World Trade Organization has ruled in favor of the U.S. government in the trade dispute with the European Union concerning subsidies to Airbus
WASHINGTON, D.C., September 22, 2016 – Today the World Trade Organization found that the European Union gave illegal subsidies to Airbus to encourage the purchase of A350 XWB airplanes manufactured by the European company.
Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released a statement following news of the WTO decision:
Successful petition gives Olympic Panel Products and Simpson Sawmill workers access to reemployment services, weekly income support payments, and health coverage tax credits
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday the Department of Defense announced the death of Staff Sergeant Matthew V. Thompson, a soldier supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in the Helmand Province of Afghanistan.