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Denver Riggleman, Author at Farmville

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Column – Wishes for a great holiday season

Christine and I wish you all a Merry Christmas and a happy holiday season. This is a time to celebrate with family and be close ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, December 30, 2020 6:00 am

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COLUMN — First doses of vaccine have come to Virginia

Thanks to the hard work of doctors, scientists and Operation Warp Speed, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two coronavirus vaccines in record time with more on ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Thursday, December 24, 2020 6:00 am

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Riggleman says farewell to Congress

These last two years serving as your representative in Congress have been an honor of a lifetime. As my time in Congress comes to an ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, December 16, 2020 6:00 am

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China should be held accountable

After a joyous Thanksgiving break, I was glad to return to the House of Representatives last week to conduct legislative business on behalf of the ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, December 9, 2020 6:00 am

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Thanks to those on the front lines of COVID-19

I hope you had a safe, happy and healthy Thanksgiving celebration with your loved ones last week. Although this holiday season looks different for many ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:00 am

Columns

COLUMN — Opioid Grant Act passes House unanimously

I am proud to announce that earlier this week, my original bill, H.R. 2466, the State Opioid Grant Authorization Act of 2020, passed the House of Representatives with unanimous support. ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Friday, November 27, 2020 6:00 am

Columns

COLUMN — Working to keep promises to veterans

This week, we paused to pay special tribute to all the brave men and women who serve our country and risk their lives to keep ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Friday, November 20, 2020 6:00 am

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Legislation sponsored to help seniors with timely medical care

I hope that you all had a productive and safe week. It is my pleasure to provide you with an update on my work in ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, November 4, 2020 6:00 am

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COLUMN — Housing, trade were last week’s initiatives

It remains an honor to represent the 5th District, and I am pleased to provide you with an update on my work in Congress last ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Friday, October 30, 2020 6:00 am

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Column – ‘I will always strive to put people over party’

I am honored to be serving as your representative in Congress, and I am proud to share some of the progress we have made this ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 6:00 am

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Fair Care Act would protect those with preexisting conditions

Recently, I co-sponsored I cosponsored H.R. 8527, the Fair Care Act of 2020, which will lower the cost of health care while increasing consumer choice ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:00 am

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House votes to condemn QAnon

I was glad to be back in Washington this week voting on the issues that matter most to the 5th District. First, I want to ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 6:30 am

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Amendment would keep court at nine

Thursday, Sept. 24, I introduced a Constitutional Amendment with Congressman Collin Peterson (D-MD). The Keep Nine Amendment would permanently set the number of U.S. Supreme ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 6:00 am

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COLUMN — Congress goes purple for addiction awareness

September is National Recovery Month, when we bring awareness to the addiction epidemic and elevate the voices of those it affects. I became a founding ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Saturday, September 12, 2020 6:00 am

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COLUMN — Bipartisan resolution condemns QAnon

Although Congress is not in session this week, I have been working hard to craft legislation for the 5th District. This past week I was ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Friday, September 4, 2020 6:00 am

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COLUMN — OnStar to connect vets in crisis

These unprecedented times have left many Americans feeling vulnerable and insecure. In Congress, I have continued to work to address these concerns. Recently, I sponsored ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Friday, August 28, 2020 6:00 am

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COLUMN — Getting tough on China

Even as Congress adapts to new realities during the COVID-19 pandemic, I continue to work with the House China Task Force to combat aggression by ... Read more

by Denver Riggleman, Saturday, August 15, 2020 6:00 am