Himes sworn in to represent CT's Fourth District

Connecticut?s newest Congressman, Democrat Jim Himes, was sworn in Tuesday by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to represent the Fourth District.Himes won the seat in November

WASHINGTON - Connecticut?s newest Congressman, Democrat Jim Himes, was sworn in Tuesday by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to represent the Fourth District.

Himes won the seat in November after beating 21-year incumbent Republican Chris Shays.

In addition, Himes was also appointed to the House Financial Services Committee.

?The first issue that the committee needs to focus on is to get a stimulus package together, which will start the process of turning around the economy,? said Himes.

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