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July 3, 2020 Newsletter


Tomorrow we will celebrate the 4th of July holiday.  On this day in 1776, America declared its independence from Great Britain. I hope you all remain safe and healthy this weekend, and have a happy 4th of July. 

I am excited to be back in Washington this week representing you and the 5th District.

June 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Denver Riggleman released the following statement today following reports that the Russian government offered bounties for the killing of American service members:

June 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Denver Riggleman announced the winner of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition for Virginia’s 5th District today. Park View High School junior, Isabella Raneri, placed first for her acrylic piece, “ASAP Rocky With City Skyline”.

June 26, 2020 Press Release

Washington D.C.— Congressman Denver Riggleman gave a speech on the floor of the House of Representatives today in strong opposition to H.R. 5332 and in defense of consumer protections.  The “Protecting Your Credit Score Act of 2019” would create a database compiling the three major credit reporting agencies and would put consumer data at risk.

June 26, 2020 Newsletter

I am excited to be back in Washington working to find solutions to the difficult issues facing our nation.

June 12, 2020 Newsletter


During these challenging times, I am continuing to work for you.

June 5, 2020 Newsletter


These are difficult times. George Floyd’s family deserves justice and Congress needs to do its part. That’s why I am calling on Speaker Pelosi and asking her to bring Congress back into session. 

June 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington D.C.–During a House Financial Services Virtual Subcommittee hearing today, Congressman Denver Riggleman questioned witnesses on how Congress can better serve businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The virtual hearing, entitled Promoting Inclusive Lending During the Pandemic: Community Development Financial Institutions and Minority Depository Institutions, featured a wide ranging


In The News

April 16, 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.

March 27, 2019 In The News

Congressional Republicans claimed victory Sunday that a letter from Attorney General William Barr summarizing the special counsel investigation ended the debate about whether Donald Trump’s campaign knowingly colluded with the Russian government.

March 27, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — The conclusions of the long-awaited report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller have Republicans declaring victory for President Trump, as Democrats demand more answers and pledge further investigations.

March 19, 2019 In The News

ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- All private group and individual health insurance plans would be required to cover medically necessary services resulting from birth defects under bipartisan federal legislation introduced Tuesday in both the House and Senate.

March 12, 2019 In The News
Virginia’s 5th District Republican congressman is working to make Wintergreen Mountain safer. Denver Riggleman is teaming up with first responders to add a second entry and exit point to the mountaintop in case of emergency, but that effort will require some federal help. On Monday, March 11, Riggleman met with the National Park Service to discuss the project. For Riggleman, a Nelson County businessman, this project hits close to home.
March 8, 2019 In The News

Watch here: Congressman Denver Riggleman spoke on the anti-Semitism resolution in the House and the resolution proposing term limits for members of Congress

March 4, 2019 In The News
Virginia Republican Rep. Denver Riggleman has weighed in on the potential move of the U.S. Post Office outside of the town of Washington, saying if that were to happen then “Washington would be the only county seat in the Commonwealth of Virginia without a post office.”
March 4, 2019 In The News

CROZET, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A Crozet family's experience with their son's rare condition is inspiring change to close insurance coverage gaps for medical procedures for kids with congenital anomalies.

February 21, 2019 In The News
Virginia Congressman Denver Riggleman of the 5th District is updating constituents about four bills he introduced last week. The Republican representative hosted a Facebook Live event on Tuesday morning which he says is part of his pledge to remain transparent while in office.