More on Social Security

Jan 20, 2018

Langevin Statement on Republican Government Shutdown

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after Republicans failed in their duty to keep the government open.

Oct 19, 2016

Langevin Statement on the 0.3% Increase for Social Security COLAs

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the announcement that Social Security beneficiaries would receive only a 0.3 percent increase in their monthly benefit next year.

Oct 28, 2015

Langevin Statement on Bipartisan Budget Agreement

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to House passage, by a vote of 266 to 167, of H.R. 1214, the Bipartisan Budget Agreement.

Jun 17, 2015

Rhode Island Wins $229,000 to Prevent Medicare & Medicaid Fraud

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $229,489 in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services funding for the Senior Medicare Patrol project at the Rhode Island Division of Elderly Affairs.

Mar 23, 2015

Whitehouse and Langevin Fighting to Protect Social Security Disability Benefits

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) held a roundtable discussion at Community Action Partnership of Providence to hear about the need to protect the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program.

Dec 11, 2014

Langevin Statement on Passage of an Omnibus Spending Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after voting against House passage of a $1.1 trillion spending bill.

Jul 2, 2013

Langevin Protests Cuts to Social Security

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today protested the use of a formula known as the chained Consumer Price Index (CPI) to calculate Social Security benefits.

Apr 10, 2013

Langevin Statement on Obama Budget Proposal

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the following statement in reaction to the proposed budget released by President Obama today.

Aug 21, 2012

Langevin Addresses Retirement Security Issues with Wakefield Seniors

As part of a day spent meeting with constituents in South County, Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) visited Wakefield’s Brightview Commons retirement community to discuss ways to ensure all Americans can have a secure retirement.