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The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report this week that recognizes the growing problem of “re-homing,” an unregulated custody transfer of adopted children.
Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth, participated today in the fourth annual “Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day.”
Co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth, including Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced H. Res. 251 recognizing May as National Foster Care Month.
Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced the “Protecting Adopted Children Act” with the bipartisan support of Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) and Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA).
Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) announced the introduction of three bills aimed at protecting consumers from identity theft and cyber criminals.
Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced legislation to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to address the growing problem of child identity theft that can go unnoticed for years and have a devastating effect on a victim’s credit score.
Family Service of Rhode Island has been awarded $499,513 through the federal Administration for Children and Families to support the “Together Forever Project,” which focuses on helping children in state care waiting for an adoptive home.
The First Focus Campaign for Children, a national bipartisan children’s advocacy group, recognized Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) for his leadership on issues important to children during the 113th Congress.
Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced today the Permanent Families for All Children Act, legislation that would redirect federal resources towards helping foster youth find their “forever family.”
Congressman Jim Langevin participated today in the third annual “Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day,” in which 70 foster youth and alumni from across the country travel to Washington, D.C., to shadow members of Congress and get a behind-the-scenes look at the House of Representatives.