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Aug 18, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Elevation of U.S. Cyber Command

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement regarding the elevation of U.S. Cyber Command to a unified combatant command.

Jul 27, 2017

Langevin Statement on FY18 National Security Funding Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued a statement after voting against the Fiscal Year 2018 national security ‘minibus’ funding bill.

Jul 26, 2017

Langevin Statement on President Trump’s Tweets Barring Transgender Servicemembers

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued a statement on President Trump’s tweets regarding transgender servicemembers in the military.

Jul 14, 2017

Langevin Statement on House Passage of Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement on the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which passed the House by a vote of 344 to 81.

Jul 13, 2017

Langevin Applauds House Approval of Climate Change Language in the NDAA

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers in rejecting an amendment from Congressman Scott Perry (R-PA) to strike Langevin’s language recognizing climate change as a national security threat.

Jul 10, 2017

Langevin Co-Leads Bipartisan, Bicameral Letter Urging Sec. Mattis to Boost Cybersecurity Education in JROTC

U.S. Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI)joined colleagues in the House and Senate in sending a letter to Defense Secretary James Mattis urging him to direct the Military Departments to incorporate cybersecurity into the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps curricula for high school students.

Jun 29, 2017

House Committee Marks Up FY18 National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) offered his support for the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, which passed out of committee by a vote of 60-1.

Jun 28, 2017

Langevin Amendment on Climate Change as a National Security Threat Passes House Committee

During today’s markup of the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced an amendment to ensure that climate change is included as part of the United States national security strategy.

Jun 22, 2017

Congressman Langevin and 22 Armed Services Democrats Introduce Bill to Boost Unity and Deterrence Against Russian Aggression

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA), and 21 other original co-sponsors introduced the Fostering Unity Against Russian Aggression.

Jun 8, 2017

Langevin, Smith, Thornberry, and Stefanik Introduce Bipartisan Cyber Legislation

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA), Mac Thornberry (R-TX), and Elise Stefanik (D-NY) to introduce H.R. 2807, a bill that strengthens Congressional oversight of sensitive military cyber operations and cyber weapons.

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