More on Immigration

Oct 4, 2017

Langevin Opposes Republican Effort to Authorize Border Wall

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, voted against H.R. 3548, the Border Security for America Act, during committee consideration of the bill. The legislation, introduced by Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), would authorize billions of dollars in additional funding to construct the border wall demanded by President Trump. The bill was reported out of committee by a vote of 18-12.

Oct 2, 2017

Delegation Announces $250K for Citizenship, Naturalization Efforts

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, and U.S. Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $250,000 for the Rhode Island Citizenship Consortium, a partnership of Progreso Latino, the Diocese of Providence, Genesis Center, Dorcas International Institute of RI, and RI Family Literacy Initiative, to assist permanent residents with the naturalization process.

Sep 5, 2017

Langevin Statement on the President’s Decision to End DACA

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement regarding President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Mar 6, 2017

Langevin Statement on Trump’s Latest Muslim and Refugee Ban

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement in response to President Trump’s second attempt to ban Muslims and refugees.

Feb 28, 2017

Langevin Statement on Trump’s Address to Congress

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the a statement in response to President Trump’s first address to a joint session of Congress.

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.

Feb 14, 2017

Langevin Brings Dr. Ehsun Mirza to President Trump’s Address

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) announced that he will bring Dr. Ehsun Mirza, a critical care doctor originally from Pakistan who is a leader in Rhode Island’s Muslim community, as his guest to President Donald Trump’s first address to Congress.

Jan 31, 2017

Langevin Statement on Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court Justice

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Jan 31, 2017

Langevin Statement on Firing of Sally Yates

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the firing of Acting Attorney General Sally Yates.

Jan 27, 2017

Langevin Opposes Executive Order Blocking Refugee Resettlement

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to executive actions from President Donald Trump that would block entry into the United States by refugees.

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