Press Releases

April 11, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Denver Riggleman announced that his office will continue accepting 2019 Congressional Art Competition entries for one more week. All high school students who live in the 5th District are encouraged to enter their artwork. The deadline for submissions is April 18, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. 

April 10, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Riggleman joined colleagues in the House of Representatives to deliver special order speeches on disaster relief yesterday. Riggleman used this opportunity to speak about the devastating effect of Hurricanes Florence and Michael on the 5th district.
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April 5, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-5) sent a letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Friday to seek explanations about their broadband mapping program and suggests ways to increase rural broadband access.
April 4, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05) announced today his staff will be hosting mobile office hours on Tuesday, April 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.
April 3, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Denver Riggleman announced today that applications are now being accepted for students to be nominated to the U.S. Service Academies of the United States.
April 2, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Denver Riggleman gave a 1 minute speech this afternoon congratulating the UVa Men's Basketball team on reaching the Final Four for the first time in over 30 years.
March 30, 2019 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced this morning that it would allocate an additional 30,000 H-2B visas for the fiscal year 2019.
March 29, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON -- The House Financial Services Committee voted 45-15 this morning to advance the SAFE Banking Act out of Committee. Congressman Riggleman is an original co-sponsor of this legislation (H.R. 1595) which would provide clarity for financial institutions on how to bank with businesses ancillary to the cannabis industry.
March 29, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Denver Riggleman took to Facebook Live to discuss the United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) and how it will help the 5th District.
March 26, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Denver Riggleman participated in the AIPAC Policy Conference this afternoon. Riggleman headlined a bipartisan panel entitled “From One Front Line to Another” and spoke in a presentation by freshman members about the importance of the U.S.-Israel relationship.

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