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Sep 26, 2020

Langevin Statement on President Trump’s Supreme Court Nomination

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court following the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 22, 2020

RI Awarded $300,000 BOLD Grant to Support & Improve Alzheimer’s Care

RI's Congressional Delegation today announced $300,000 in federal funding for the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) through a Building Our Largest Dementia (BOLD) Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act grant.

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 22, 2020

RI Delegation Announces Distribution of $71.3 Million in CARES Act Funds to Five Local Hospitals

Congressman Jim Langevin announced that $71.3 million in funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act has been distributed to five Rhode Island hospitals.

Jul 8, 2020

RI Delegation Announces $128K to Expand Telehealth at Thundermist Health Center During Pandemic

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline today announced that Thundermist Health Center has been awarded $128,347 from the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) COVID-19 Telehealth Program.

Apr 23, 2020

Langevin Statement on House Passage of $484 Billion Interim Coronavirus Relief Package

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in support of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, a $484 billion interim coronavirus relief package.

Mar 27, 2020

Langevin Statement on Passage of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Mar 25, 2020

Langevin Applauds Bipartisan Senate COVID-19 Stimulus Agreement

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today issued the following statement on the bipartisan Senate agreement for a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) stimulus package.

Mar 24, 2020

RI Congressional Delegation Announces $539K to Help RI Health Centers Fight COVID-19

Rhode Island's Congressional delegation today announced $539,250 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to help eight Rhode Island health centers.

Mar 21, 2020

Langevin Legislation Clears Way for Additional Personal Protective Equipment for Frontline Workers

Passage of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act has cleared way to provide additional personal protective equipment (PPE) to first responders and medical personnel facing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.