CONGRESSMAN JIM HIMES

Representing the 4th District of Connecticut

Press Releases

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:

Himes statement on appointment of Robert Mueller as Special Counsel

May 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on the appointment of Former FBI director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee the Justice Department’s Russia investigation:

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