Press Releases

Mar 10, 2017

Langevin Statement on Investigation of Nude Photographs Shared by Marines on Social Media

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released a statement on the “Marines United” Facebook scandal.

Mar 9, 2017

Congressman Jim Langevin Partners with Senators Murray and Collins to Expand Caregiver Services to Veterans of All Eras

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Susan Collins (R-ME) to reintroduce bipartisan legislation in both the House and the Senate that would expand a successful program for those who care for wounded, ill, or injured veterans.

Mar 9, 2017

Langevin Statement on Passage of FY17 Defense Appropriations Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in support of H.R. 1301, the Fiscal Year 2017 Department of Defense Appropriations Act.

Mar 7, 2017

Langevin Statement on Republicans’ Latest Proposal to Gut the ACA

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to Republican plans to repeal and replace key provisions of the ACA.

Mar 7, 2017

Langevin, Thompson Encourage White House to Support Career and Technical Education

U.S. Representatives Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) sent a letter to President Donald J. Trump to highlight the important role career and technical education can play in bringing American workers into the 21st Century.

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.