Press Releases

Jan 17, 2017

Langevin Statement on President-elect Trump’s Inauguration

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement about President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.

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.

Jan 13, 2017

Langevin Statement on Waiver for Gen. James Mattis

Issues: Armed Services, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to approval of a legal exception allowing General James Mattis to move forward in the confirmation process as Secretary of Defense.

Jan 12, 2017

Langevin Offers Motion to Institute Trade Penalty for Russian Election Interference

Issues: Cybersecurity, Vote

The U.S. House failed to pass an amendment offered by Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) to increase scrutiny of Russian financial transactions in the wake of Putin’s election interference operation.

Jan 6, 2017

Langevin Statement on Intelligence Report on Russian Election Interference

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the Director of National Intelligence’s attribution report on Russian election interference and the decision by DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson to designate election systems as critical infrastructure.

Jan 4, 2017

Langevin Honored with Distinguished Public Service Award

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) was honored with the Distinguished Public Service Award, the U.S. Navy’s highest honor bestowed upon a civilian not employed by the Department.

Jan 3, 2017

Langevin Statement on Vote to Undermine Office of Congressional Ethics

Issues: Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in opposition to Republican efforts to effectively eliminate the Office of Congressional Ethics, the independent panel that reviews ethics complaints against Members of Congress.

Dec 29, 2016

Langevin Statement on White House Response to Russian Election Interference

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement on President Obama’s response to Russian attempts to interfere in the 2016 election.

Dec 29, 2016

Langevin Statement on UN Resolution to End Israeli Settlements

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the United Nations Security Council resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements.

Dec 27, 2016

Langevin Statement on Appointment of Thomas Bossert

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement following President-elect Trump’s decision to appoint Thomas P. Bossert as Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism.

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