More on Cybersecurity

Sep 18, 2017

Langevin Reintroduces the Personal Data Notification and Protection Act

Following the Equifax data breach, Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-founder and co-chair of the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus, reintroduced the Personal Data Notification and Protection Act, which provides for a single national breach notification standard.

Sep 13, 2017

Representatives Langevin, Meadows Release PAPER Act

On Tuesday, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) and Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced the Protecting the American Process for Election Results (PAPER) Act—a bill that will provide assistance to states to strengthen the cybersecurity of their elections. The bill is a House companion to the Klobuchar-Graham amendment to the Senate’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which is currently being debated.

Sep 1, 2017

RI Gets Nearly $8 Million in Federal Funds to Improve Security & Enhance Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Capabilities

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and U.S. Representatives Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced that the state will receive $7,911,775 in federal national preparedness funds.

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 21, 2017

Langevin Appointed to Task Force on Election Security

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-founder and co-chair of the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus, was named a member of the new Congressional Task Force on Election Security.

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 11, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Release of Donald Trump Jr.’s Emails

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement following the release of emails between Donald Trump Jr. and Robert Goldstone.

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 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.

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