CONGRESSMAN JIM HIMES

Representing the 4th District of Connecticut

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March 30, 2010

Stamford, CT – Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) invites Connecticut high school students to participate in the Congressional Art Competition, a nationwide art competition and exhibition conducted by members of the U.S. House of Representatives.

March 24, 2010

Washington, DC –Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) will hold question-and-answer sessions with seniors in Westport and Greenwich on Thursday, April 1st to discuss the health care reform President Obama signed into law Tuesday.

Click here for a fact sheet on how health care reform will impact seniors.

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March 24, 2010

BRIDGEPORT, CT – Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) will hold two community meetings this Saturday to discuss flooding issues in Fairfield County. The public is encouraged to attend. Local elected officials are also expected to participate.

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March 21, 2010

The whips against the "Slaughter Solution"
In a surprise move today, Democrats decided to vote on the Senate bill directly instead of using the so-called Slaughter Solution, a procedural maneuver that would have shielded them from a direct vote on the bill.

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March 21, 2010

Washington, DC –Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) issued the following statement in response to passage of health care reform.

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March 20, 2010

Washington, DC—The health care reform legislation that will come to a vote in the House of Representatives on Sunday will bring significant benefits to Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District. According to a new report using data from the U.S.

March 11, 2010

Washington, DC –The House Appropriations Committee announced yesterday that it will adopt a policy banning earmarks to for-profit entities that Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) implemented in his own office last year.  According to the House Appropriations Committee, if this rule had been in effect last year, it would have resulted in 1,000 fewer earmarks.

March 10, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, the House of Representatives defeated House Concurrent Resolution 248 offered by Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) by a vote of 356 to 65.

March 9, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC– Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) has launched a new consumer protection webpage as part of the 12th Annual National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), March 7-13.  The site provides constituents with tools to follow recall campaigns, protect themselves against identity theft, and register for the Do Not Call List, along with links to information on other consumer protection topics.

March 9, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC– Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) issued the following statement in response to the news of Dave Roberson’s death. “I am deeply, deeply saddened by Dave's untimely death and extend my sympathy to Dave’s friends and family. Dave was my friend, my colleague, and my fellow parishioner.

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