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Congressman Denny Heck

Representing the 10th District of Washington

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Nov 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Before the U.S. House of Representatives vote on the bill radically changing the U.S. tax code, U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) issued the following statement:

Oct 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. Army announced the death of Chief Warrant Officer Jacob M. Sims, a Blackhawk helicopter pilot supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in the Logar Province of Afghanistan.

U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) expressed his condolences and gratitude for Sims’ service following the announcement:

Oct 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After the administration announced that President Trump would stop cost-sharing reductions that help seven million Americans afford health care coverage, U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) issued the following statement:

Oct 6, 2017 Press Release

OLYMPIA, WASH. – After receiving news of the death of Puyallup native Staff Sergeant Bryan C. Black from the Department of Defense, U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement:

Oct 3, 2017 Press Release

"Our hearts are with the Las Vegas community impacted by the violence at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival. We grieve with the families and friends of the victims, and we grieve with the survivors of this horrifying attack. All of their lives are forever changed, and they will need our continued support and efforts to stop this from ever happening again.

Sep 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After evaluating the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Republican legislation currently before the Senate, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) gave the following statement:

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Sep 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement after the Trump Administration decided to eliminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program:

Jul 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday during debate to determine federal funding for energy and water programs, the U.S.

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 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, U.S. Representative Gwen Moore (WI-04), and U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) sent a letter to President Donald Trump urging him to remove Scott Garrett from consideration to be the president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

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Oct 23, 2017 In The News
The News Tribune
Unfortunately, as with most things associated with President Trump, what should have been a simple act of condolence from a commander in chief to a bereaved family member quickly devolved into a he said/she said Twitter war.
Oct 16, 2017 In The News
HousingWire
With the J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation for Housing America’s Families’ Housing America’s Families Forum coming up on November 15, HousingWire sat down with Rick Lazio, a former New York representative, to discuss the challenges in today’s housing market. HousingWire is a media partner for the event.
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Oct 12, 2017 In The News
Reverse Mortgage Daily
Speaking at a hearing before the House of Representatives on Thursday, Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson directly addressed recent changes to the reverse mortgage program.
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Oct 6, 2017 In The News
The Seattle Times
Staff Sgt. Bryan Black of Puyallup was one of three U.S. soldiers killed in Niger.
Sep 30, 2017 In The News
During a heavy, persistent mist outside, hundreds gathered Friday, Sept 29, to say goodbye to Major General Timothy Lowenberg (Ret.) and express their own bereavement. MG Lowenberg died working in his garden only a couple weeks before his 71st birthday and the day before his 49th anniversary.
Sep 29, 2017 In The News
Federal Insurance Office reform bill introduced in House
A bill to reform the Federal Insurance Office was introduced Thursday in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Sep 26, 2017 In The News
GoodTherapy
GoodTherapy.org shares with the United Way a devotion to educating and empowering people to form connections. On September 22, 2017, our team closed the office and participated in the 25th annual United Way Day of Caring in Thurston County. The largest day of volunteering in the county, this year’s Day of Caring involved over 1,500 people from local businesses, schools, and clubs.
Sep 23, 2017 In The News
Thurston Talk
The Hands On Children’s Museum just received a major Museums for America federal grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to support the development of a year-round Nature Makers program for the next two years.
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Sep 12, 2017 In The News
Affordable Housing Finance
With more than 25 million Americans, including nine million children, facing housing insecurity each year, Make Room announced a bipartisan congressional effort to designate September as “National Month for Renters.
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Sep 12, 2017 In The News
Credit Union Journal
A bill reintroduced in Congress today could reopen the argument surrounding one of the credit union movement’s biggest controversies in decades.