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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.

Jan 10, 2019

Langevin Votes to Shield 65,000 Rhode Island Families from Effects of Trump Shutdown

In addition to restoring vital nutrition programs, bills will ensure safety of food supply and transportation systems.

Jan 9, 2019

Langevin Votes to Ensure Rhode Islanders Get Tax Refunds on Time

The bill will reopen the Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service.

Jan 8, 2019

Langevin Rejects Trump’s Flawed Border Plan

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after President Trump’s address to the nation regarding border security.

Jan 3, 2019

Langevin Votes to Reopen Government

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after voting in favor of two bills passed by the House that will reopen federal agencies closed due to the Trump shutdown.

Dec 20, 2018

Langevin: Chinese Economic Espionage Must End

Congressman Langevin issued a statement regarding the indictment of two Chinese hackers on charges of cyber-enabled economic espionage.

Dec 6, 2018

Langevin, Cicilline Help Deliver $20 Million for Pell Bridge

Congressman Langevin and Congressman David Cicilline advocated for the funding directly with the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Dec 6, 2018

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Wins EDA Funding for Statewide Expansion

Congressman Langevin, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman David Cicilline announced a federal grant will boost social entrepreneurship across Rhode Island.

Oct 18, 2018

URI Wins $746K for Aquaculture Worker Training at RI Sea Grant

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $745,815 in NOAA funding to the Rhode Island Sea Grant program at the University of Rhode Island.

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