Press Releases

Dec 2, 2016

Langevin Statement on Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act

Issues: Armed Services, Cybersecurity, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in support of the National Defense Authorization Act, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives following conference negotiations with the Senate.

Nov 30, 2016

Langevin Statement on the 21st Century Cures Act

Issues: Disabilities, Health Care, Vote

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.

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.

Nov 29, 2016

Langevin, Ratcliffe Cybersecurity Legislation Passes House

Issues: Cybersecurity, Vote

Legislation introduced by Reps. Jim Langevin (D-RI) and John Ratcliffe (R-TX) passed the U.S. House today to strengthen collaborative cybersecurity research and development efforts between the United States and Israel.

Nov 17, 2016

Langevin Appoints New Chief of Staff, Todd Adams

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) announced that his longtime Chief of Staff, Kristin Nicholson, will be leaving Capitol Hill and that his Legislative Director, Todd Adams, will be stepping into her role.

Nov 16, 2016

Langevin Signs Letter Urging President-elect Trump to Remove Stephen Bannon from Transition Team

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined 168 of his fellow House Democrats in signing a letter urging President-elect Donald J. Trump to reconsider the appointment of Stephen Bannon as White House Chief Strategist.

Nov 15, 2016

Langevin Statement on the Appointment of Steve Bannon as Chief White House Strategist

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement regarding the appointment of Steve Bannon as Chief Strategist and Senior Counselor to President-elect Donald Trump.

Nov 9, 2016

Langevin Statement on the Presidential Election

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States.

Oct 19, 2016

Langevin Statement on the 0.3% Increase for Social Security COLAs

Issues: Social Security

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the announcement that Social Security beneficiaries would receive only a 0.3 percent increase in their monthly benefit next year.

Oct 8, 2016

Langevin Statement on Russian Attempts to Interfere in 2016 Election

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to President Obama’s accusation yesterday that Russia has attempted to interfere in the 2016 elections.

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