CONGRESSMAN JIM HIMES

Representing the 4th District of Connecticut

Press Releases

Himes testifies on SERVE Act

October 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) today testified in front of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity on HR 3634, his Securing Electronic Records for Veterans’ Ease, or SERVE, Act.

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Himes calls for immediate Puerto Rico action

September 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on the need for immediate federal assistance for Puerto Rico after the devastation of Hurricane Maria:

Himes Introduces Bill to Protect Consumers from Credit Data Breach

September 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) today released the Credit Information Protection Act of 2017, H.R. 3766, in response to a major data breach at Equifax that exposed the personal information of tens of millions of Americans to potential hackers, identity theft, and credit problems.

Himes celebrates VAWA Anniversary

September 13, 2017 Press Release
Calls for bipartisan action on vital issues

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement today on the 23rd anniversary of the signing of the Violence Against Women Act:

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Himes Statement on 16th Anniversary of 9/11 Terror Attacks

September 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on the 16th anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001:

“16 years ago today, we witnessed the worst mankind has to offer as the World Trade Center, Pentagon and our very sense of security were attacked.

Himes condemns Trump ending DACA

September 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement today after the Trump administration announced it was ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program:

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Himes gives Democratic Weekly Address on Jobs & Economy

September 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jim Himes, Chair of the New Democrat Coalition, delivered the Weekly Democratic Address.  In this week’s address, Himes highlighted Democrats’ fight to expand economic opportunity to all hard-working American families with ‘A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future.’

Himes statement on President Trump's Charlottesville comments

August 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement in response to President Trump's vile equivocation yesterday on the violence in Charlottesville:

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Himes calls for pragmatic, consensus path forward on healthcare

July 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement after the “skinny repeal” plan failed in the Senate early this morning 49-51:

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Himes responds to harmful healthcare proposal from Republican Senators

June 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Today Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on the Republican Senate healthcare proposal:

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