Press Releases

May 23, 2017

Langevin Statement on President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Proposal

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement on President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal to Congress.

May 18, 2017

Congressmen Langevin and Harper Collaborate with Senators Collins and Baldwin to Introduce Lifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Gregg Harper (R-MS), co-chairs of the House Bipartisan Disabilities Caucus, introduced the Lifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act.

May 17, 2017

Langevin Statement on Appointment of Robert Mueller as Special Counsel to Oversee Russian Investigation

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement after the Deputy Attorney General appointed former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III as Special Counsel to oversee investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties with Russia.

May 16, 2017

Langevin Statement on Comey Memos Regarding President Trump's Interference into Michael Flynn Investigation

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement regarding reports that President Trump attempted to dissuade former FBI Director James Comey from continuing the investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn.

May 16, 2017

Langevin Introduces Bill to Invest $2.75 Billion in Fixing Structurally Deficient Bridges, Creating Jobs

Issues: Transportation

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced the Strengthen and Fortify Existing (SAFE) Bridges Act.

May 15, 2017

Langevin Statement on Reports of President Trump's Disclosure of Highly-Classified Information

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI released a statement regarding reports that President Trump shared highly classified information with Russian officials last week in the Oval Office.

May 15, 2017

Langevin Statement on Ransomware Cyber Attacks

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement about the spike in ransomware attacks beginning last Friday.

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 11, 2017

Langevin, Whitehouse, Reed Lead Legislation to Harness Offshore Wind Energy

Issues: Energy & Environment

Congressman Jim Langevin and Senators Sheldon Whitehouse and Jack Reed reintroduced legislation that would spur the growth of offshore wind energy in the United States by extending tax credits for this burgeoning renewable industry.

May 11, 2017

Langevin Statement on Trump’s Cybersecurity Executive Order

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement on President Trump’s Executive Order “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure.”

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