More on Rhode Island

Aug 4, 2017

Congressional Delegation Announces $26 Million in Medicare Payments for RI Hospitals

RI's Congressional delegation announced that hospitals across the state will receive approximately $26 million in additional Medicare payments following the renewal of a “wage index” adjustment.

Jul 21, 2017

Langevin Presents Six Service Medals to Vietnam Veteran

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) presented First Lieutenant Stephen McMahon with six medals — including a Bronze Star — for his service in the Vietnam War.

Jul 18, 2017

Federal Delegation Announces $125K to Grow Composites Industry, Create Jobs in RI

Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen David Cicilline and Jim Langevin today announced a $125,000 federal grant to develop a composites industry cluster that will support job creation and economic growth in Rhode Island.

Jul 6, 2017

Langevin Presents 10 Service Medals to Son of World War II Veteran

Congressman Jim Langevin presented James Hirst, son of World War II veteran Robert S. Hirst, with 10 medals for his father’s service in the U.S. Army.

May 15, 2017

Langevin, Whitehouse Highlight Bill to Invest $170 Million in Fixing RI Bridges, Creating Jobs

Congressman Jim Langevin and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse called on Congress to pass the Strengthen and Fortify Existing (SAFE) Bridges Act.

May 2, 2017

EDA Awards $600K to Develop Innovative Business Cluster in Providence

The RI Congressional delegation announced a $600,000 federal grant from the Economic Development Agency to help transform a vacant Providence property into a modern space for an innovative business cluster.

Apr 18, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Appointment of Rhode Island’s First Cybersecurity Officer

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement on the appointment of Rhode Island’s first Cybersecurity Officer.

Apr 3, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Passing of Bill Walaska

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement on the passing of State Senator Bill Walaska.

Mar 29, 2017

Langevin Announces 2017 High School Art Competition

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) is hosting his 17th Rhode Island Second Congressional District High School Art Competition.

Mar 29, 2017

RI Delegation Announces $11 Million to Help Women & Infants Hospital in Providence Bolster Women’s Health Research

RI's Congressional delegation announced that Women & Infants Hospital in Providence, a Care New England hospital, will receive over $11 million in funding over five years through the NIH Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence grant program.