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September 14, 2021

Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) announced Bridgeport Hospital and Greenwich Hospital will be awarded $14,212,698 in grant funding through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

September 13, 2021

Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) announced the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk will receive $194,047 in federal funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to empower teens to become environmental educators and advocates and to make the aquarium’s online programming more accessible to virtual vis

September 7, 2021

Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), a senior member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement on President Biden’s Executive Order directing agencies to conduct a declassification review of certain documents concerning the 9/11 terrorist attacks: 

August 31, 2021

Washington, DC— Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) led a letter with 34 other members of the US House of Representatives to Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas and Director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services Ur. M.

July 27, 2021

Washington, DC— Today, the National Security, International Development & Monetary Policy Subcommittee of the House Committee on Financial Services held a hearing entitled “The Promises and Perils of Central Bank Digital Currencies.”

July 26, 2021

Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) announced that Sacred Heart University, Fairfield University, and University of Bridgeport will receive $4,904,990 in grant funding from the Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Program (BHWET).

July 22, 2021

Washington, DC— Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) voted in the House of Representatives for the Averting Loss of Life and Injury by Expediting SIVs (ALLIES) Act of 2021. The bill passed by a vote of 407-16.

July 21, 2021

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) announced that Southwest Connecticut families will begin receiving monthly payments from the expanded child tax credit passed under the American Rescue Plan (ARP).  


July 7, 2021

Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) announced that Housing Development Fund and Members Credit Union will receive $2,326,265 in grant funding from the U.S.

July 1, 2021

Washington, DC— Today, the House of Representatives passed HR 3864, the INVEST in America Act. The bill will reauthorize surface transportation projects – including roads, bridges, and mass transit – across the country as well as provide funds for clean water and wastewater infrastructure.