More on Gun Safety

Mar 14, 2018

Langevin Statement on National School Walkout to End Gun Violence

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in solidarity with the students participating in today’s school walkout in honor of the 17 lives lost in the Parkland school shooting and in protest of Congressional inaction on gun violence.

Dec 6, 2017

Langevin Condemns Passage of Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a member of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, released a statement regarding H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 231 to 198.

Oct 12, 2017

Republicans Oppose Langevin Effort to Stop Multi-million Dollar Gun Giveaway

Congressman Langevin offered a Motion to Instruct House conferees on the National Defense Authorization Act to reject provisions that would transfer surplus Army pistols to the Civilian Marksmanship Program.

Jun 29, 2017

House Committee Marks Up FY18 National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) offered his support for the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, which passed out of committee by a vote of 60-1.

Feb 28, 2017

At His Address to Congress, Trump Will Come Face-to-Face with American Diversity

In advance of President Donald Trump’s first address to Congress, Democratic Members of Congress came together to demonstrate the importance of inclusion and equality alongside community members who represent diversity in America.

Jun 22, 2016

Langevin Statement on House Democratic Sit-In To Demand Vote on Gun Reform

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined his Democratic colleagues to stage a sit-in, calling on Speaker Ryan to bring to the floorproposals that would expand background checks and prohibit individuals on the No-Fly List from purchasing weapons.

Jun 12, 2016

Langevin Statement in Response to the Mass Shooting in Orlando

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), released a statement in response the mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

Jan 12, 2016

Langevin Statement on President Obama's State of the Union

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address.

Jan 6, 2016

Langevin Statement on Executive Actions on Gun Safety

Congressman Jim Langevin, a member of the Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, spoke on the House floor about the President's efforts to ensure more gun purchases are accompanied by background checks.

Aug 4, 2014

Langevin Statement on the Passing of James Brady

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the following statement in response to the death of James Brady, founder of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.