Press Releases

Mar 7, 2017

Langevin-Connolly Reintroduce FAST Voting Act

Representatives James Langevin (D-RI) and Gerald E. Connolly (D-VA) reintroduced the FAST Voting Act, which aims to improve voter participation, encourage automatic voter registration and enhance voting system security.

Mar 6, 2017

Langevin Statement on Trump’s Latest Muslim and Refugee Ban

Issues: Immigration

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to President Trump’s second attempt to ban Muslims and refugees.

Mar 2, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Passing of Cybersecurity Pioneer, Howard Schmidt

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (RI-02), co-founder and co-chair of the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus, issued a statement regarding the passing of Howard A. Schmidt.

Mar 2, 2017

Langevin Leads Reintroduction of Bill to Protect Foster Youth from Identity Theft

Congressman Jim Langevin (RI-02), co-chair of the Congressional Foster Youth Caucus, reintroduced legislation to defend children in foster care from identity theft.

Mar 2, 2017

Langevin Calls for Resignation of Attorney General Sessions

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (RI-02) issued a statement calling for the immediate resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Feb 28, 2017

Langevin Statement on Trump’s Address to Congress

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the a statement in response to President Trump’s first address to a joint session of Congress.

Feb 28, 2017

At His Address to Congress, Trump Will Come Face-to-Face with American Diversity

In advance of President Donald Trump’s first address to Congress, Democratic Members of Congress came together to demonstrate the importance of inclusion and equality alongside community members who represent diversity in America.

Feb 14, 2017

Langevin Calls for Joint Committee Investigation into Russian Interference

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced a resolution that would create a bipartisan, bicameral Joint Committee to investigate the Russian election hacks and Russian contact with the Trump campaign and Administration.

Feb 14, 2017

Bipartisan Bill Tracks Cyber Capabilities in National Guard and Reserves

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced the Department of Defense Emergency Response Capabilities Database Enhancement Act, legislation that would require National Guard and Reserve forces to track cyber capabilities.

Feb 14, 2017

Langevin Brings Dr. Ehsun Mirza to President Trump’s Address

Issues: Immigration

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) announced that he will bring Dr. Ehsun Mirza, a critical care doctor originally from Pakistan who is a leader in Rhode Island’s Muslim community, as his guest to President Donald Trump’s first address to Congress.

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