Press Releases

Dec 18, 2014

Langevin Statement on Obama's Appointment of Avril Haines

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to the appointment of Avril Haines as Deputy National Security Advisor.

Dec 18, 2014

Governor Chafee, the Rhode Island Congressional Delegation, Governor-Elect Raimondo Make an International Business Announcement

Governor Lincoln D. Chafee, joined by the Rhode Island Congressional delegation, Governor-Elect Gina M. Raimondo, and private and public partners, announced that five international companies are looking to establish a presence in Rhode Island.

Dec 17, 2014

Langevin Statement on New Policy for U.S.-Cuban Relations

Issues: International Human Rights

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to President Barack Obama’s announcement regarding relations with Cuba.

Dec 11, 2014

Langevin Statement on Passage of an Omnibus Spending Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after voting against House passage of a $1.1 trillion spending bill.

Dec 11, 2014

Langevin Applauds Passage of Cybersecurity Legislation

Issues: Cybersecurity, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) applauded House passage of several pieces of legislation that will improve the nation’s ability to defend against cyberattack.

Dec 10, 2014

Langevin Introduces Bill to Protect Children from Identity Theft

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced legislation to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to address the growing problem of child identity theft that can go unnoticed for years and have a devastating effect on a victim’s credit score.

Dec 10, 2014

Langevin Nominates Charlestown's Stewart to USNA

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) has given North Kingstown High School graduate and current Naval Academy Prep School student Benjamin Stewart a principal nomination to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.

Dec 10, 2014

RI Wins Federal Grant to Improve & Expand Preschool Programs

Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation congratulated the state for winning a major federal grant to support early childhood education and expand access to high-quality pre-K for children throughout the state.

Dec 9, 2014

Langevin Statement on the Passing of Lila Sapinsley

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to the passing of former Rhode Island State Senator Lila M. Sapinsley.

Dec 4, 2014

Langevin Applauds Bipartisan Consensus Reached on National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, applauded the passage of the FY15 National Defense Authorization Act.