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April 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington D.C.—Congressman Denver Riggleman held a virtual town hall with members of the Virginia Bankers Association yesterday to discuss the implementation of the Payment Protection Program and issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 3, 2020 Newsletter

Friends,

I have been working hard in Congress and in the 5th District to help us address the COVID-19 pandemic. I will work to keep you up to date on what is happening and the best practices for keeping you and your family safe.

March 27, 2020 Newsletter

On the Hill with Denver Riggleman 

March 27, 2020

Friends,

The CARES Act, which is a critical COVID-19 relief package, just passed the House with my support.  This package will provide necessary aid for small businesses and the American people. America has the strength to defeat this virus and we will!

March 20, 2020 Newsletter

On the Hill with Denver Riggleman 

March 20, 2020

Friends,

March 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Denver Riggleman released the following statement following a death from the COVID-19 virus in Virginia:

March 13, 2020 Newsletter

Friends,

This week has been dominated by headlines surrounding the COVID-19 virus outbreak.  I have set up a District Emergency Response Team in my office to make sure are as prepared as possible and so constituents can receive advice and care.  

March 12, 2020 Press Release

Washington D.C.—Congressman Denver Riggleman held a telephone town hall Thursday afternoon on the COVID-19 virus outbreak.  This follows a video address he gave on the formation of a District Response Team to respond to COVID-19 concerns.

March 12, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Denver Riggleman Will Hold A COVID-19 Telephone Townhall Today At 5:00pm

Congressman Denver Riggleman will hold a tele-townhall this afternoon to update constituents on actions they should take to address COVID-19 health concerns and steps Congress is taking to address its spread.

March 6, 2020 Newsletter

Friends,

This week Congress passed an emergency funding package to help combat the spread of Coronavirus (COVID19). This $8.3 billion dollar package will be distributed to the agencies that are on the front lines of confronting this virus. It includes funds that will go towards purchasing essential supplies as well as resources for vaccine development.

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In The News

November 13, 2019 In The News

This Veterans Day is a very special one for me, as it is my first since I was sworn into Congress. I served in our nation’s military long before I became a congressman- and long before I was involved in political life. I still think of myself as a veteran before congressman.

November 7, 2019 In The News

I've spent my adult life doing three things: hunting down terrorists, making whiskey and fighting against the government's ability to weaponize regulations against businesses and entrepreneurs.

October 16, 2019 In The News

Politics didn’t matter to the 3- to 5-year-olds in the Head Start class at STEP, Inc., in Rocky Mount last week when U.S. Rep. Denver Riggleman (R-Nelson) paid them a visit. The first-term congressman, who was there to learn more about the Head Start and Early Head Start programs, along with STEP’s other services, didn’t seem to mind, either.

September 3, 2019 In The News

Farmers from across Virginia’s 5th Congressional District met with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue in Albemarle County to discuss agriculture issues, such as labor, hemp farming and various regulations.

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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.

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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.

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April 23, 2019 In The News

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

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