CONGRESSMAN JIM HIMES

Representing the 4th District of Connecticut

Press Releases

Himes: Tax Cuts, Business Investment Incentives Key to Economic Recovery Bill

January 30, 2009 Press Release

GREENWICH, CT—Congressman Jim Himes (D, CT-4) met with Greenwich business leaders to discuss the tax cuts and long-term investment and job creation measures central to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), which passed the U.S. House late yesterday afternoon.

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan: What It Means for Connecticut

January 28, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, the House of Representatives passed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, legislation that will create and save jobs while investing in the future of our nation.  This legislation comes at a challenging time for our nation’s economy.  In the last year alone, 2.6 million jobs were lost in the United States – the worst year in more than 60 years.

Himes Named to Housing and Capital Markets Subcommittees

January 26, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—A former executive for an affordable housing nonprofit organization and investment banker, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) will serve on the Housing & Community Opportunity and Capital Markets, Insurance, & Government Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittees of the House Committee on Financial Services.

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