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Feb 11, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing National Career and Technical Education Month

Congressmen Langevin and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) introduced a resolution recognizing February as National Career and Technical Education Month.

Jan 25, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Announcement to Reopen Government

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after President Trump announced that he will support reopening the government for three weeks to allow for negotiations on border security.

Jan 24, 2019

Langevin Condemns Senate Republicans for Backtracking on Government Funding

Republican Senators opposed funding plan that garnered unanimous support last month even as the House voted to open Department of Homeland Security and pay its public servants.

Jan 23, 2019

Langevin Votes for Bipartisan Funding Package to Reopen Government, Improve Border Security

Legislation contains $1.6 billion in border security related funding and is based on compromises agreed to by Republicans and Democrats last Congress.

Jan 23, 2019

Langevin, House Democrats Vote on Clean Bill to End Trump Shutdown

Stopgap spending bill will keep funding at 2018 levels through February 28 to allow for border security negotiations.

Jan 22, 2019

House Passes Langevin, Thompson Bill to Modernize FFA

Legislation brings FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) charter in line with other non-profits, strengthening agricultural education for its 669,000 student members.

Jan 19, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Address

Congressman Jim Langevin a statement after President Trump’s Saturday address on the government shutdown.

Jan 15, 2019

House Republicans Tank Bill to Reopen Government While Border Security Negotiations Continue

The longest government shutdown in history will continue as Coast Guard members miss their first paychecks.

Jan 14, 2019

Congressional Delegation Joins Unpaid Federal Employees to Call for End to Trump Shutdown

Hundreds of federal employees in Rhode Island have gone without pay since the shutdown began even as they perform critical services.

Jan 11, 2019

Langevin Votes to Reopen Environmental Protection Agency and National Parks

Bill sets funding at level overwhelmingly approved in the Senate and restores critical public health and environmental programs.

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