Congressman Denny Heck

Representing the 10th District of Washington
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Feb 11, 2013 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, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Denny Heck has launched his first annual Valentines for Veterans Drive.
Jan 31, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) is co-sponsoring two important pieces of legislation for South Sound families: the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act and the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Jan 4, 2013 Press Release
In a rare appointment for a freshman Member of Congress, Congressman Denny Heck has been selected by his colleagues to serve on the House Financial Services Committee. The House Financial Services Committee has jurisdiction over federal housing policy, Wall Street reform and consumer protection, and commercial insurance and banking issues.
Jan 3, 2013 Press Release
On his first day in office, Congressman Denny Heck has officially opened his district office. The early and prompt opening reflects Congressman Heck’s desire to keep his focus on his home district.

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Oct 27, 2015 In The News
Morning Consult

A who’s who of the House of Representatives came forward to debate the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank on Tuesday. But despite the lopsided 313-118 vote in favor of the bank, the debate seemed most important for members to state their ideological cases for and against it.

Oct 27, 2015 In The News
KING 5 News

The Export-Import Bank is one step closer to revival. The House voted overwhelmingly Tuesday afternoon (313-118) to reauthorize the bank's charter, which expired in late June.

Tuesday's vote follows a rarely used procedural move, called a "discharge petition," which freed the legislation from committee.

Oct 27, 2015 In The News
Tacoma News Tribune

Even for a group wherein optimism is as much a given as a goal, the news was good on Tuesday at the annual meeting of the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber.

“We’ve been busy at the chamber,” said chamber President and CEO Tom Pierson, addressing several hundred guests over lunch at the Bicentennial Pavilion in downtown Tacoma.

“2015 was a banner year,” he said.

Oct 26, 2015 In The News
The Spokesman-Review

WASHINGTON – After a heated debate and a procedural vote, the U.S. House of Representatives moved closer Monday night to the key decision on the Export-Import Bank’s future.

Oct 26, 2015 In The News
National Journal
Oct 25, 2015 In The News
The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—When the House votes as soon as Monday on a bill to reopen the U.S. Export-Import Bank, conservatives face the prospect of losing the war after having won a battle to temporarily shutter the agency.

For Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R., Texas), the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, it won’t be the first time.

Oct 12, 2015 In The News
The Hill

The stealth operation to save the Export-Import Bank started with a simple conversation on the House floor.

Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (Md.), the second-ranking House Democrat, approached Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.) with a proposition: Let’s work together.

Oct 10, 2015 In The News
The Olympian

Chehalis tribal elder Trudy Marcellay said she’s always struck by the same feeling when she enters the Longhouse Education and Cultural Center at The Evergreen State College in Olympia.

Oct 10, 2015 In The News
The Atlantic

It has taken nearly five years and the resignation of a speaker, but moderate Republicans in the House have taken their most aggressive step to undermine the influence of hard-right conservatives in the party.

Oct 10, 2015 In The News
KING 5 News

The Export-Import Bank will get a vote on the House floor, after a rare procedural move gained support Friday from a majority of Congress members.