Himes Calls on Administration to Block Russia SWIFT Access
Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) sent a letter to United States Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen requesting that the United States work with international partners to block Russia’s access to the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT).
House Passes COMPETES Act with Himes Support
Invests in Supply Chain, Workers, International Security
Himes Chairs Hearing on Natural Resource Exploitation
Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) chaired a hearing of the National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee entitled, “From Timber to Tungsten: How the Exploitation of Natural Resources Funds Rogue Organizations and Regimes.”
At Himes Urging, Biden Approves Disaster Declaration for Connecticut
Today, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) announced that President Biden has approved a Major Disaster Declaration for Connecticut in the wake of Hurricane Ida, which struck the state in early September, causing immense property damage.