CONGRESSMAN JIM HIMES

Representing the 4th District of Connecticut

Press Releases

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:

Himes statement on Trump’s ending of DAPA

June 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Today Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans program:

Himes statement on Fmr. FBI Director Comey’s Senate Testimony

June 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Today Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee:

Himes statement on Fmr. FBI Director Comey’s Statement to Senate Intel.

June 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Today Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on the prepared statement from former FBI Director James Comey as part of his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee tomorrow:

Himes statement on Trump abandoning Paris Climate Agreement

June 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCCongressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from teh Paris Climate Agreement:

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