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January 23, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – The 5th Congressional district of Virginia was hit hard by hurricane Florence and tropical storm Michael last fall. Today, Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05) delivered a floor speech to commend FEMA’s response to those natural disasters. As a candidate, Riggleman visited Charlotte County to provide support after it was devastated by tropical storm Michael. He now applauds the efforts by FEMA to help these areas recover.
January 18, 2019 Newsletter
This week has been a very exciting week in my office. I was given my committee assignment and the Republican Steering Committee recommended me for the prestigious House Financial Services Committee.
January 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05) delivered a floor speech today about the public safety issues facing Wintergreen resort and the need for a second egress point in case of a fire.  There is the potential for a major public safety risk at Wintergreen if action isn’t taken.  Congressman Riggleman is working to find a potential solution.

January 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05) was recommended by the Republican Steering Committee to serve on the House Financial Services Committee, one of only four exclusive Committees in Congress.

January 11, 2019 Newsletter


This week was my first full week in Congress and it has been a whirlwind of activity.  In between our many briefings and votes on the floor, I have been working with on getting my office up-and-running and getting up to speed on all the issues facing the 5th district.

January 4, 2019 Newsletter
This week was a very exciting week, with swearing in and our first votes in Congress.
January 3, 2019 Press Release
U.S. Representative Denver Riggleman was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by the House Speaker on January 3rd, 2019.
January 3, 2019 Press Release

The freshman class will be sworn in on January 3rd, 2019 when the First Session of the 116th United States Congress convenes.

January 3, 2019 Press Release
The First Session of the 116th U.S. Congress will commence on January 3rd, 2019 in Washington, DC.

In The News

January 11, 2019 In The News


WASHINGTON (WSET) -- A Virginia Congressman is joining a small list of lawmakers requesting no pay during the government shutdown.


Rep. Denver Riggleman, who was just recently sworn-in, tweeted that he will not take a paycheck while the government is shutdown.

January 7, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON (CBS19 NEWS) -- Two of the newest members of the U.S. House of Representatives hail from Central Virginia: Republican Denver Rigglemen and Democrat Abigail Spanberger.

January 3, 2019 In The News
An article about the 116th United States Congress.