More on Rhode Island

May 15, 2017

Langevin, Whitehouse Highlight Bill to Invest $170 Million in Fixing RI Bridges, Creating Jobs

Congressman Jim Langevin and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse called on Congress to pass the Strengthen and Fortify Existing (SAFE) Bridges Act.

May 2, 2017

EDA Awards $600K to Develop Innovative Business Cluster in Providence

The RI Congressional delegation announced a $600,000 federal grant from the Economic Development Agency to help transform a vacant Providence property into a modern space for an innovative business cluster.

Apr 18, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Appointment of Rhode Island’s First Cybersecurity Officer

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement on the appointment of Rhode Island’s first Cybersecurity Officer.

Apr 3, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Passing of Bill Walaska

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement on the passing of State Senator Bill Walaska.

Mar 29, 2017

Langevin Announces 2017 High School Art Competition

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) is hosting his 17th Rhode Island Second Congressional District High School Art Competition.

Mar 29, 2017

RI Delegation Announces $11 Million to Help Women & Infants Hospital in Providence Bolster Women’s Health Research

RI's Congressional delegation announced that Women & Infants Hospital in Providence, a Care New England hospital, will receive over $11 million in funding over five years through the NIH Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence grant program.

Feb 3, 2017

Langevin Bets on Patriots to Win

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) challenged Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) to a friendly wager over whether the New England Patriots or the Atlanta Falcons will take home Sunday’s coveted Super Bowl LI championship title.

Jan 26, 2017

Langevin Voices Opposition to Charlestown Rail Realignment

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) sent a letter to the Federal Railroad Administration opposing the current proposal for realigning tracks in Washington County, as part of the Northeast Corridor Future “NEC Future” Tier 1 plan.

Nov 30, 2016

RI to Receive $6 Million for Early Education

RI's Congressional delegation announced that preschool programs in the state will receive $6,043,131 from the U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services through the Preschool Development Grant Program.

Sep 27, 2016

Federal Delegation Applauds Grant to Purchase 250 Body Cameras for Providence Police

The RI Congressional delegation applauded the Department of Justice’s $375,000 award to the Providence Police Department for the purchase of 250 body cameras.