More on Rhode Island

Aug 10, 2020

RI Delegation Announces Over $2.5M to Help RIers Access Housing During COVID-19 Crisis

Congressman Langevin announced $2,552,658 in federal funding for 24 Rhode Island public housing agencies and two behavioral health centers through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Housing Choice Voucher Program.

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 29, 2020

Langevin Scores Big Wins for Rhode Island Infrastructure Projects

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of the Water Resources Development Act of 2020, legislation that supports water infrastructure improvements at ports, harbors and inland waterways, as well as flood control and ecosystem restoration efforts.

Jul 27, 2020

Langevin Statement on Proposed Senate Republican Coronavirus Relief Package

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the following statement regarding the HEALS Act, the proposed Senate Republican coronavirus relief package unveiled today.

Jul 24, 2020

Langevin Statement on Passage of Government Funding Package that Supports Veterans and the Environment

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted in favor of H.R. 7608, a $259.5 billion appropriations package that comprises the Fiscal Year 2021 State-Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Interior-Environment, and Military Construction-Veterans Affairs appropriations bills.

Jul 22, 2020

Langevin Hails Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted in favor of the Great American Outdoors Act, which ensures the Land and Water Conservation Fund will be able to access $900 million annually and creates the National Parks and Public Land Legacy Restoration Fund.

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 21, 2020

Langevin Applauds Passage of Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 6395, the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

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.