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Congressman Denny Heck

Representing the 10th District of Washington

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Jul 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to expand sanctions against Russia for meddling in the 2016 election:

Jul 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Today, House Democrats, led by Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services, alongside Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN), Ranking Member of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and Congressman Denny Heck (D-WA), Financial Services Committee Member, introduced legislation that would protect the financial wellbeing of servicemembers and their families by strengthening enforcement of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA). The bill, H.R.

Jul 16, 2017 In The News
Michael Caputo, a former top adviser to Donald Trump's campaign with strong ties to Russia, firmly denied having knowledge of any alleged contacts between the campaign and Russia after testifying privately to the House intelligence committee Friday.
Jul 14, 2017 In The News
Whether in the nation’s capital or back home in the South Sound, it’s commonplace to see men and women in uniform. In Lakewood, it may be an Army soldier in camouflage and boots. In D.C., it’s a Marine guarding the barracks in a dark blue coat with brass buttons, or a Naval officer in khakis walking around the Washington Navy Yard. As a member of the House Intelligence Committee, I know these service members, as well as members of the intelligence community, are confronted daily with extraordinary threats from every corner of the globe.
Jun 15, 2017 In The News
The Trump-Russia investigations may be grabbing most of the headlines and sucking much of the air out of Washington these days, but Democrats continue to try and push President Trump and his administration to end the myriad conflicts of interest that are entangling the president and his family.
Jun 15, 2017 In The News
Adam Smith was named most valuable player. Maria Cantwell made history. Washington representatives have traditionally shown up in force for congressional baseball, said Gov. Jay Inslee. The shooting of Rep. Steve Scalise in Virginia casts a pall over the annual exercise.
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 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.
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.