Representing the 4th District of Connecticut


July 15, 2015

Washington, DC: Yesterday, the United States Department of Education announced Student Support Service Program grant awards for Norwalk Community College, University of Bridgeport, and Fairfield University.  Through a competitive grant process, funds are awarded to institutions of higher education to provide opportunities for academic development, assist students with basic col

July 14, 2015

Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) released the following statement on the nuclear agreement between the international community and Iran:

July 9, 2015

Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) testified in front of House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and other Members in the Make it in America hearing on a panel focused on skills training for the future.

Click here to see Congressman Himes’ testimony.

June 18, 2015
Washington, DC – Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) released the following statement:
June 16, 2015

Washington, DC – Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) released the following statement:

June 15, 2015

Washington, DC – Tomorrow, the House of Representatives will be voting on the annual Intelligence Authorization Act, which controls the rules and oversight that govern the nation’s security agencies such as the Central Intelligence Agency.

June 3, 2015

Congressman Himes' Statement:

"Today, after months of careful consideration, I have decided to support granting President Obama Trade Promotion Authority, also known as TPA.

May 29, 2015


Washington, DC – Yesterday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced federal grants impacting areas in Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District.

May 28, 2015

Washington, DC – I’m disappointed in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling this week to maintain the injunction against President Obama’s bold executive action on immigration. Without the President’s order in effect, parents of children who are U.S. citizens or who have a legal status in the country may be deported, devastating families.