Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Denver Riggleman joined his China Task Force (CTF) colleagues this morning for the unveiling of the group’s final report.
Washington D.C.– Representatives Denver Riggleman (R-VA) and Collin C. Peterson (D-MN) introduced an amendment to the U.S. Constitution to permanently set the number of U.S. Supreme Court Justices at nine yesterday.
The proposed amendment states: “The Supreme Court of the United States shall be composed of nine Justices”.
Washington D.C.– Congressman Denver Riggleman (R-VA) released a statement following the signing ceremony of the Abraham Accords, an agreement that normalizes relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, as well as the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Remembering September 11th
Washington D.C.- Representatives Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) and Denver Riggleman (R-VA) and Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) introduced a bipartisan Resolution condemning QAnon, a movement promoting a collection of unfounded conspiracy theories that have spread widely on the internet since 2017.
Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Representative Denver Riggleman and a group of bipartisan, bicameral legislators came together to announce an historic effort to highlight National Recovery Month in Congress throughout the month of September, including a Congressional Day of Action on September 16th.
The group of legislators includes:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Rep. Denver Riggleman, R-5th, and law enforcement personnel are taking major steps to address drug trafficking in Central and Western Virginia.
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).
Though Rep. Denver Riggleman may be new to public office, he said it was his goal to hit the ground running.
It wouldn’t be untrue to call Denver Riggleman “the accidental congressman.”