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Aug 14, 2020

RI Delegation Announces $2.3 Million Grant for ‘401 Tech Bridge’ Facility to Propel Textiles, Composites, Undersea Technology Industries

RI Delegation announces the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded Polaris Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) a $2.3 million grant to open a new facility in Rhode Island.

Jul 31, 2020

Langevin Statement on Passage of Government Funding Package That Prioritizes National Defense, Uplifts Families and Communities

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.R. 7617, a $1.3 trillion “minibus” appropriations package.

Jul 29, 2020

Langevin Backs Bills to Address COVID Child Care Crisis

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.R. 7027, the Child Care Is Essential Act, and H.R. 7327, the Child Care for Economic Recovery Act.

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.

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 29, 2020

Langevin, Espaillat Lead Call for Additional Support for English Learners as Part of COVID-19 Relief

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Adriano Espaillat (D-NY) sent a letter to House leadership calling for additional support for English learners in future COVID-19 relief legislation.

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 23, 2020

Bipartisan Congressional Leaders Call for Additional Foster Youth Supports in COVID-19 Response Package

Representatives released the following statement on supporting foster youth in the next COVID-19 response package:

Mar 19, 2020

Congressional Champions for Foster Youth Urge Inclusion of Additional Supports in COVID-19 Response Package

Co-chairs of the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth Jim Langevin (D-RI), Karen Bass (D-CA), and Don Bacon (R-NE) sent a letter yesterday urging House leadership to prioritize supports for current and former foster youth in novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response packages.

Mar 9, 2020

Langevin Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Bolster Nation’s Infrastructure Workforce

Congressional leaders introduced bipartisan legislation to bolster the nation’s infrastructure workforce.