Press Releases

Apr 14, 2015

Langevin Statement on Equal Pay Day

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) highlighted the gender wage gap on the House floor.

Apr 13, 2015

Langevin Statement on Providence College Hockey Championship

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) took to the House floor to congratulate Friars on their first ever championship.

Apr 8, 2015

Whitehouse, Langevin, and Cicilline Lead Economic Development Administration Head on Tour of Rhode Island

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Jay Williams for part of Whitehouse's day-long tour of Rhode Island.

Apr 7, 2015

Langevin Unveils Package of Consumer Protection Legislation

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) announced the introduction of three bills aimed at protecting consumers from identity theft and cyber criminals.

Apr 2, 2015

Langevin Statement on Iran Nuclear Deal

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee and the Committee on Homeland Security, issued a statement in response to the framework that could pave the way for a nuclear deal with Iran.

Apr 2, 2015

RI to Receive $7 Million to Enhance Emergency Preparedness

Issues: Energy & Environment, Rhode Island

Rhode Island’s Congressional Delegation and Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced the state will receive a total of $7,046,001 in federal funding from the Department of Homeland Security’s State Homeland Security Program and Emergency Management Performance Grant Program.

Apr 2, 2015

RI Delegation Announces $1.6 Million for RI Sea Grant

Issues: Education, Energy & Environment, Rhode Island

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced over $1.6 million in federal funding from the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for the Rhode Island Sea Grant Program.

Mar 26, 2015

Langevin Statement on Sustainable Growth Rate Reform

Congressman Langevin submitted a statement for the record follow his vote on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, which passed the House 392-37.

Mar 25, 2015

Langevin Opposes Republican Budget Plan

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to the Republican budget plan, which passed by a vote of 228-199.

Mar 24, 2015

Delegation Announces $3.3 Million In Federal Head Start Grants for RI

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and U.S. Representatives Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $3,298,277 in federal grant funding for two Head Start and Early Head Start programs in Rhode Island.

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