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July 19, 2019 Newsletter

Friends, 

This week I want to update you on a couple of projects I have been working on in Congress. 

July 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman held a Facebook Live this morning to discuss the issues that have come up during this past week in Congress. The Congressman used this time to discuss important issues that are facing the 5th District and legislative issues that have arisen.

July 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05) announced today his staff will be hosting mobile office hours on Tuesday, July 23, 2019.  Constituents are invited to meet with a representative of the office in Charlotte County, Halifax County, and Prince Edward County. 

July 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. -Today, the House Financial Services Committee held a hearing on Facebook's proposal to issue a digital currency known as Project Libra.  Congressman Denver Riggleman questioned Facebook Cryptocurrency Head David Marcus on a diverse set of issues regarding the proposal including safety, security and adherence to anti-money laundering laws.  

July 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman applauded the Federal Communications Commission award of $27.1 million in rural broadband funding to five counties in southside Virginia. The grant will bring broadband internet to 11,903  people in Bedford, Brunswick, Charlotte, Lunenburg, and Mecklenburg counties.

July 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.- Representatives Denver Riggleman (R-VA) and Susie Lee (D-NV) launched the Veterans Education Caucus this afternoon. The representatives led a panel discussion on the issues facing American veterans as they transition out of active duty service and continue their education. 

July 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Congressman   Denver Riggleman (VA-05) announced today his staff will be hosting mobile office hours on Tuesday, July 16, 2019.  Constituents are invited to meet with a representative of the office in Appomattox County, Bedford County, Campbell County, Cumberland County, and Nelson County. 

July 10, 2019 Press Release
Washington D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman questioned Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on key aspects of the economy in a Financial Services Committee Hearing this morning.

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In The News

July 1, 2019 In The News

 

Virginia Republican Rep. Denver Riggleman weighs in on the passage of a bill allocating $4.6 billion to address the crisis at the southern border. 

Watch the full interview with Congressman Riggleman here.

June 3, 2019 In The News

Rep. Denver Riggleman, R-5th, and law enforcement personnel are taking major steps to address drug trafficking in Central and Western Virginia.

May 20, 2019 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives advanced a bill this week that would require the Department of the Treasury to report semiannually on financial services provided to benefit a state sponsor of terrorism.

The Banking Transparency for Sanctioned Persons Act of 2019 (H.R. 1037) was sponsored by Rep. Denver Riggleman (R-VA).

April 23, 2019 In The News

Though Rep. Denver Riggleman may be new to public office, he said it was his goal to hit the ground running.

April 23, 2019 In The News

It wouldn’t be untrue to call Denver Riggleman “the accidental congressman.”

April 16, 2019 In The News

Though Rep. Denver Riggleman may be new to public office, he said it was his goal to hit the ground running.

March 27, 2019 In The News

Congressional Republicans claimed victory Sunday that a letter from Attorney General William Barr summarizing the special counsel investigation ended the debate about whether Donald Trump’s campaign knowingly colluded with the Russian government.

March 27, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — The conclusions of the long-awaited report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller have Republicans declaring victory for President Trump, as Democrats demand more answers and pledge further investigations.

March 19, 2019 In The News

ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- All private group and individual health insurance plans would be required to cover medically necessary services resulting from birth defects under bipartisan federal legislation introduced Tuesday in both the House and Senate.

March 12, 2019 In The News
Virginia’s 5th District Republican congressman is working to make Wintergreen Mountain safer. Denver Riggleman is teaming up with first responders to add a second entry and exit point to the mountaintop in case of emergency, but that effort will require some federal help. On Monday, March 11, Riggleman met with the National Park Service to discuss the project. For Riggleman, a Nelson County businessman, this project hits close to home.

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