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Jan 31, 2017

Langevin Statement on Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court Justice

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Jan 13, 2017

Langevin Votes Against Legislation to Begin Repeal of the Affordable Care Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted in strong opposition to S.Con.Res. 3, the GOP budget proposal that begins the process of dismantling the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Nov 30, 2016

Langevin Statement on the 21st Century Cures Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released the a statement in support of H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act, which passed the House 392-26.

Aug 2, 2016

RI to Receive $200,000 to Fight Zika Virus

RI's Congressional delegation announced that Rhode Island will receive $200,000 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to enhance efforts to rapidly detect microcephaly and other adverse birth outcomes caused by Zika virus infection.

Jun 7, 2016

Cranston Fire Department Receives $119,000 Fire Grant

Congressman Jim Langevin, together with U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, announced $118,935 in federal funding for the Cranston Fire Department to purchase new, life-saving emergency cardiac equipment.

May 6, 2016

RI Health Centers Receive Nearly $3 Million to Expand Services

Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation announced that three Rhode Island health centers will receive $2,988,180 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for facility renovation and expansion.

Apr 21, 2016

Langevin Weighs In On FDA's Cybersecurity Protocols for Medical Device Manufacturers

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration as part of the public comment period on proposed cybersecurity guidance for medical device manufacturers.

Mar 11, 2016

Delegation Announces $650,000 in Federal Funding to Fight Opiate Addiction in Rhode Island

The RI Congressional delegation announced $650,000 in funding that will provide resources for East Bay Community Action and Thundermist Health Center to fight opiate addiction in Rhode Island.

Feb 9, 2016

Langevin and Harper Praise Committee Passage of Kirk Bill to Improve NIH Research

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Gregg Harper (R-MS) praised passage of the Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at NIH Act by the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.

Dec 18, 2015

Langevin Supports Omnibus Spending Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted to support H.R. 2029, a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill to fund the government for fiscal year 2016.