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Feb 23, 2021

Langevin, McCaul, Meeks, Gallagher, Kinzinger, Keating Reintroduce the Cyber Diplomacy Act

House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems Chairman Jim Langevin (D-RI), introduced the Cyber Diplomacy Act of 2021.

Feb 23, 2021

Chairman Langevin’s Opening Statement at CITI Hearing on “Innovation Opportunities and Vision for the Science and Technology Enterprise”

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems (CITI), delivered the following opening statement.

Feb 3, 2021

Smith, Langevin Announce New HASC Subcommittee for the 117th Congress

Representatives Adam Smith (D-Wash.) and James Langevin (D-R.I.), today issued the following joint statement announcing the formation of a new subcommittee under the House Armed Services Committee rules, which will be Chaired by Representative Langevin.

Jan 21, 2021

Langevin Statement on the Waiver for Lloyd Austin to Serve as Secretary of Defense

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after voting to provide a waiver to allow Retired General Lloyd Austin to serve as Secretary of Defense.

Jan 21, 2021

Langevin Statement on the Waiver for Lloyd Austin to Serve as Secretary of Defense

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after voting to provide a waiver to allow Retired General Lloyd Austin to serve as Secretary of Defense.

Jan 1, 2021

Langevin Statement on Congress’s Veto Override of National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), today issued the following statement after the Senate voted 81-13 to override the President’s veto of the National Defense Authorization Act, following the House’s 322-87 vote.

Dec 28, 2020

Langevin Votes to Override Trump Veto of Defense Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee and a member of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, today voted to override President Trump’s veto of the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Dec 18, 2020

Smith and Langevin Statement on Armed Services Committee’s Commitment to Cybersecurity

Representatives Adam Smith (D-Wash.) and Jim Langevin (D-R.I.) today issued the following statement on the importance of sound cyber policy to national security in the wake of the SolarWinds breach that has impacted several federal agencies.

Dec 8, 2020

Langevin Applauds House Passage of Final Fiscal Year 2021 Defense Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted to advance the Conference Report to accompany H.R. 6395, the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021.

Dec 8, 2020

Langevin Statement on President-Elect Biden Nominating Lloyd Austin as Secretary of Defense

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released the following statement regarding President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s announcement that he intends to nominate Lloyd Austin as the first African-American to serve as Secretary of Defense.

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