Washington D.C.— Congressman Denver Riggleman sent a letter to Small Business Administrator Jovita Carranza defending 5th District farmers being affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Washington D.C.—Congressman Denver Riggleman co-sponsored the Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Emergency Situations Act of 2020 (HEROES Act) to honor frontline healthcare workers and first responders. The bill would provide a four-month federal tax holiday to any frontline healthcare worker or first responder in a county that has reported a patient infected by COVID-19.
Washington D.C.— During this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, it's time to properly resource intelligence agencies that are developing cyber and critical infrastructure defensive and offensive capabilities against China and other nations who wish us harm. Information sharing, AI/ML, facilities, training, and equipment should be prioritized.
Washington D.C.—Congressman Denver Riggleman sent a letter to President Donald Trump this morning regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. In the letter, Congressman Riggleman reflected on his experience as a military mission planner and the need for a coordinated response to the pandemic.
Washington D.C.—Congressman Denver Riggleman introduced H.R.6513, "The Opportunity Zone Extension Act", a bill that would extend the opportunity zone provisions that were part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The proposed legislation would extend the program from 2026 to 2030 and provide additional opportunities for investors to participate in the Opportunity Zones program. The Opportunity
Thank you to everyone who participated in this week's COVID-19 Telephone Town Hall. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect everyone and I hope everyone will stay safe. I have been working hard to address both health and business concerns caused by the virus.
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.