Press Releases

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.

Feb 10, 2017

Langevin Urges New Administration to Take Action on Wassenaar

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) sent a letter to General Michael Flynn, National Security Adviser to President Donald Trump, urging him to seek modifications to the Wassenaar Arrangement as it relates to intrusion software.

Feb 3, 2017

Langevin Bets on Patriots to Win

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) challenged Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) to a friendly wager over whether the New England Patriots or the Atlanta Falcons will take home Sunday’s coveted Super Bowl LI championship title.

Feb 3, 2017

Langevin Resolution Supports Peaceful Installation of Gambian President Adama Barrow

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced a resolution to support the peaceful transition of power in The Gambia, as Adama Barrow prepares to be installed as President.

Jan 31, 2017

Langevin Statement on Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court Justice

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Jan 31, 2017

Langevin, Ratcliffe U.S.-Israel Cybersecurity Legislation Passes House

Issues: Cybersecurity, Vote

The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Reps. Jim Langevin (D-R.I.) and John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) that would strengthen cybersecurity collaboration between the United States and Israel.