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Jul 1, 2020

Key Langevin Provisions Included in Sweeping $1.5 Trillion House Infrastructure Package

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), today voted in support of H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, sweeping legislation that will invest more than $1.5 trillion to rebuild and enhance America’s infrastructure.

Jun 22, 2020

Langevin Statement on U.S. Navy Contract Award Advancing the Columbia-class Submarine Program

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), released the following statement regarding the modification of the U.S. Navy contract awarded to General Dynamics Electric Boat for Columbia-class submarines.

Jun 16, 2020

RI Wins Landmark $65 Million Federal Grant to Overhaul Route 146

Congressmen Jim Langevin joined RI's Congressional Delegation to announce that the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has been awarded a landmark $65 million federal grant to overhaul Route 146.

May 16, 2020

Langevin Statement on House Passage of Heroes Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.R. 6800, the Heroes Act.

Apr 23, 2020

Langevin Statement on House Passage of $484 Billion Interim Coronavirus Relief Package

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in support of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, a $484 billion interim coronavirus relief package.

Apr 17, 2020

RI Gets $2.3 Million CARES Act Grant to Boost Workforce & Help Dislocated Workers

U.S. Representatives David Cicilline and Jim Langevin, and U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, today announced $2,326,005 in federal funding for Rhode Island through Dislocated Worker Grants (DWG).

Apr 9, 2020

Langevin, Thompson Urge Inclusion of CTE Funding in COVID-19 Relief Legislation

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) sent a letter to House leadership requesting additional funding for CTE in the next COVID-19 relief package.

Mar 27, 2020

Langevin Statement on Passage of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Mar 25, 2020

Langevin Applauds Bipartisan Senate COVID-19 Stimulus Agreement

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today issued the following statement on the bipartisan Senate agreement for a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) stimulus package.

Mar 16, 2020

Congressional Delegation Wants Swift SBA Disaster Declaration for RI

WASHINGTON, DC – Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation today urged the Trump Administration to quickly grant Rhode Island’s request for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to issue an economic disaster declaration covering the state due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

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