Press Releases

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.

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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. 

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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.
July 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Congressman  Denver Riggleman (VA-05) announced today his staff will be hosting mobile office hours on Tuesday, July 9, 2019.  Constituents are invited to meet with a representative of the office in Buckingham County, Fluvanna County, Franklin County, Greene County, and Henry County.

July 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman delivered a speech on the House floor today standing up for franchise small business owners.

July 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman gave a Facebook Live address this morning to speak about the Export-Import Bank and other issues in Congress this week.

July 2, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman commended a $1.8 million FEMA grant for disaster relief that was awarded to Southside Electrical Cooperative yesterday. The Southside Electric Cooperative will receive the grant on a reimbursement basis for the work they are doing to rebuild electric infrastructure following Hurricane Michael. The hurricane caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage across the 5th District.
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June 26, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman applauded the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of Rural Development’s award of a $20,100,000 loan for Wintergreen sewer system improvements.
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