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Jul 25, 2019

Langevin Backs Bipartisan Budget Agreement

Agreement permanently ends the threat of sequestration and prevents a potential credit default

Jul 18, 2019

Langevin Votes to Increase Minimum Wage to $15 per Hour

House-passed bill will increase pay for nearly 142,000 Rhode Islanders.

Jun 19, 2019

Langevin Votes for $983 Billion Government Funding Package

The “minibus” appropriations package includes the fiscal year 2020 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; Defense; State; and Energy and Water appropriations bills.

Jun 18, 2019

Langevin, Duckworth Lead Colleagues in Asking Trump Administration for Information on Hiring Targets, Retention Rates of Federal Employees with Disabilities

Congressman, Senator requesting data to evaluate the effectiveness of the federal government’s efforts to hire and retain Americans with targeted disabilities.

May 20, 2019

Langevin, Mitchell, Bonamici, and Thompson Push for Infrastructure Workforce Development

Congressman Langevin joined Rep. Paul Mitchell (R-MI), Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), and Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA) to introduce the BUILDS Act.

May 2, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Cybersecurity Workforce Executive Order

Executive Order highlights need for training on cyber physical systems as addressed in Langevin’s Cybersecurity Skills Integration Act.

May 1, 2019

Bipartisan Letter Urges Funding for Workforce Development in Infrastructure Bill

Members of Congress request set-aside for investments in career and technical education and apprenticeships.

Mar 27, 2019

Langevin Votes to Strengthen Equal Pay Protections

The Paycheck Fairness Act will make important statutory updates to help close the gender pay gap.

Mar 7, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bill to Strengthen Cybersecurity Education in CTE Programs

Bipartisan legislation provides resources to develop career and technical education curricula that incorporate cybersecurity training.

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.

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