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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

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

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

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

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

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:

Jan 14, 2019 Press Release
For the seventh annual Valentines for Veterans Drive, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) is encouraging local students to design and decorate valentines to thank veterans and first responders in the South Sound community. Congressman Heck and his office will deliver the cards to veterans’ organizations and first responders on Valentine’s Day.

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Mar 29, 2018 In The News
JBLM Northwest Gaurdian
Nearly 100 parents and youth learned how to apply for a congressional nomination to a military academy, as they packed the City Hall Council Chambers in Lacey Monday night for the first of two annual U.S. Service Academy Information Nights.
Mar 26, 2018 In The News
KING 5 News
The White House announced its decision to close the consulate by April 2, due to its proximity to a submarine base and Boeing. Very few details were shared beyond that.
Mar 23, 2018 In The News
Nisqually Valley News
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., along with nine of her Congressional colleagues sent a letter to the U.S Senate Appropriations Committee advocating for funding to combat the opioid crisis in Indian Country.
Mar 23, 2018 In The News
Nisqually Valley News
For students or the parents of a middle school or high school student interested in obtaining a congressional recommendation to a U.S. Military Service Academy, the upcoming U.S. Service Academy Information Nights may have the information needed to successfully accomplish that goal.
Mar 23, 2018 In The News
Nisqually Valley News
U.S. Rep. Denny Heck, D-Washington, along with several other members of the Washington state Congressional Delegation introduced a bipartisan bill this week that would repeal a 19th century prohibition of distilleries on tribal land, allowing for increased economic development through strengthened tribal sovereignty.
Mar 21, 2018 In The News
Homeland Preparedness News
As the spring tourism season looms, members of Washington State’s congressional delegation called on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on Monday to deploy five temporary passenger screening canine teams to the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac).
Mar 20, 2018 In The News
KING5 News
Facebook has tentatively agreed to brief the House Judiciary Committee as soon as Wednesday, according to new reports, over the growing controversy tied to allegations of data mining by Cambridge Analytica, a firm with ties to the Trump presidential campaign.
Mar 19, 2018 In The News
Credit Union Journal
Credit unions were already having a good week last week with Congress taking steps to roll back portions of the Dodd-Frank Act, and that was topped off by introduction of bipartisan legislation in the House that would delay implementation of the National Credit Union Administration’s risk-based capital rule.
Mar 18, 2018 In The News
The Washington Examiner
Lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan bill designed to roll back a 184-year-old law that prohibits distilleries on Native American land.
Mar 18, 2018 In The News
Bloomberg BNA
Broadcom Ltd. CEO Hock Tan posed for a photo with President Donald Trump in November at the White House after he triumphantly announced he would relocate the headquarters of his Singapore-based company to the U.S.