WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) supported the passage of the Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) for Fiscal Year 2021 from the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and applauded the Committee’s renewed commitment to preparing for the national security threats posed by climate change.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) introduced the Restrictions on Intelligence Assets in Protests Act, a bill to limit federal intelligence and law enforcement surveillance on lawful protesters.
OLYMPIA – Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement following the news of John Lewis' passing Friday night.
OLYMPIA – Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court's ruling in McGirt v. Oklahoma:
OLYMPIA – Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement in response to President Trump’s Friday night commutation of Roger Stone’s prison sentence:
Through his actions and his inactions, President Trump has made his priorities crystal clear.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Denny Heck, Congressman Derek Kilmer and Congressman Rick Larsen applauded the inclusion of pivotal rail passenger safety measures in H.R. 2, the Moving America Forward Act, and the bill’s passage from the House of Representatives by a 233 to 188 vote.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2, the Moving America Forward Act, which includes a provision banning Amtrak from mandatory arbitration with its passengers.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2, the Moving America Forward Act. The Moving America Forward Act is a $1.5 trillion transformational infrastructure bill to provide jobs and modernize America’s transportation, education, housing, energy and broadband infrastructure.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 7301, the Emergency Housing Protections and Relief Act of 2020.
The bill, the Remove the Stain Act, was introduced in the House in June by Democratic Reps. Denny Heck (Wash.), Paul Cook (Calif.) and Deb Haaland (N.M.), one of two Native American women in Congress.
Sometimes, ideas can bounce around the intellectual fringes for years before eventually being embraced by the powerful. On Wednesday you could watch it happen in real time, on cable television.
Legislation to rescind 20 Congressional Medals of Honor awarded after the 1890 massacre at Wounded Knee in South Dakota was unveiled Wednesday by U.S. Rep. Denny Heck, D-Wash., and two House colleagues.
"We're 129 years late, but we still can act," said Heck, in Washington, D.C., introducing the Remove the Stain Act.
WASHINGTON — A bill introduced Tuesday would rescind 20 Medals of Honor awarded to soldiers who received them for actions during the Wounded Knee Massacre in 1890, when hundreds of Native Americans were killed by U.S. cavalry soldiers.
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