More on Rhode Island

Mar 20, 2019

Langevin Announces 2019 High School Art Competition

Contest open to all high school students in Rhode Island’s Second Congressional District.

Mar 12, 2019

Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Will Join National Wild and Scenic River System

Legislation granting Rhode Island and Connecticut waterways new protections and eligibility for federal funding signed into law.

Feb 26, 2019

Bill to Protect Rhode Island and Connecticut Rivers Passes House of Representatives

U.S. Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI), Joe Courtney (D-CT), and David Cicilline (D-RI) announced their legislation to protect several local waterways passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 363-62 as part of a broader bipartisan public lands package.

Feb 22, 2019

Langevin Bill to Support Agriculture Education Signed into Law

Legislation updates the FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) charter to enable the organization to better serve its 669,000 student members.

Feb 1, 2019

Langevin, Bass Put Local Delicacies on the Line for this Sunday’s Super Bowl

Congressman Langevin and Congressmember Karen Bass (D-CA) are putting some skin in the game this Super Bowl Sunday, which will feature their respective home teams, the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. Langevin and Bass agreed to put up a favorite, local celebratory drink for the bet.

Jan 25, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Announcement to Reopen Government

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after President Trump announced that he will support reopening the government for three weeks to allow for negotiations on border security.

Jan 22, 2019

House Passes Langevin, Thompson Bill to Modernize FFA

Legislation brings FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) charter in line with other non-profits, strengthening agricultural education for its 669,000 student members.

Jan 15, 2019

House Republicans Tank Bill to Reopen Government While Border Security Negotiations Continue

The longest government shutdown in history will continue as Coast Guard members miss their first paychecks.

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.