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Congressman Denny Heck

Representing the 10th District of Washington

Press Releases

Mar 18, 2019 Press Release
Pentagon Report Shows Military Construction Programs in Washington State Are Being Targeted, Harming Readiness
Today the U.S. Department of Defense confirmed that four military projects in Washington state will potentially be cut so that their funding may be used to fund a border wall.
Mar 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, in honor of Women’s History Month, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) re-introduced a bill to designate the Tumwater Post Office to honor Eva G. Hewitt, who was Tumwater’s first female postmaster from 1915 until her retirement in 1942.

Feb 15, 2019 Press Release
Committee with members from the Senate and the House review economic conditions and recommend improvements in economic policy

Washington, D.C.—On February 14 Speaker Nancy Pelosi appointed Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) to the Joint Economic Committee.

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release
Maritime Heritage Act intends to preserve Washington state’s maritime history

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tuesday, the Senate voted 92-8 in favor of S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act, a sweeping public lands package that included a bill led by Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and Denny Heck (D-WA) to establish a National Maritime Heritage Area in Washington state.

Feb 13, 2019 Press Release
Despite 47 states plus DC permitting some form of marijuana, legal and legitimate businesses forced to operate in cash

Washington, D.C. – Today the House Financial Services’ Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions held the first-ever congressional hearing on the issue of cannabis banking. Today, 47 states plus the District of Columbia permit adult recreational, medical or limited-medical use of marijuana.

Feb 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C., February 11, 2019 – Following insensitive and anti-Semitic comments made by Congresswoman Ilhan Omar on Twitter, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement:

Feb 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Due to predictions of heavy snow, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) is extending the deadline to participate in his seventh annual Valentines for Veterans and First Responders Drive.

Feb 5, 2019 Press Release
Representative of Washington’s 10th Congressional District wants President Trump to focus on infrastructure, economic growth, health care, and defending Western democracies

Washington, D.C., February 5, 2019 – On the day President Trump is expected to address Members of Congress in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement:

Feb 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—After the recent release of the 2019 Report Card for Washington’s Infrastructure by the American Society of Civil Engineers, Representatives Denny Heck (D-WA) and Derek Kilmer (D-WA), co-chairs of the Puget Sound Recovery Caucus, released the following statement:

Jan 25, 2019 Press Release
As member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Congressman Heck was part of the investigation that Roger Stone is accused of obstructing

Washington, D.C., January 25, 2019 – Following the news that the U.S. Department of Justice would charge former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone with witness tampering and obstruction of an official proceeding, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) released the following statement:

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