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Dec 6, 2019

Langevin, Bipartisan Colleagues Demand Ed Dept. IG Investigation into Loan Forgiveness Process Following Alarming NPR Report

WASHINGTON -- Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers in sending a letter to the U.S. Department of Education urging the department’s acting inspector general, Sandra Bruce, to investigate the federal student loan discharge process for Americans with total and permanent disabilities (TPD).

Jun 6, 2019

In Normandy, Langevin and Whitehouse Honor RI WWII Veterans on 75th D-Day Anniversary

Heroic actions of Allied forces on June 6, 1944 began liberation of Nazi-occupied Europe.

Jun 5, 2019

Langevin Joins Bipartisan Delegation to Normandy for 75th Anniversary of D-Day

The delegation is being led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA).

May 18, 2019

Langevin Presents Silver Star and Other Military Decorations to Rhode Island Vietnam Veteran

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) delivered a Silver Star and several other military decorations to Chief Warrant Officer Two James Bowen, United States Army, Retired for his service during the Vietnam War.

Nov 29, 2018

Langevin, Cicilline Laud House Passage of Bill Honoring Army Captain Matthew J. August

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and David Cicilline (D-RI) applauded House passage of legislation designating the post office in Saunderstown, Rhode Island, as the “Captain Matthew J. August Post Office.”

Sep 13, 2018

Langevin Statement on Passage of Veterans and Energy Minibus Government Funding Package

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued a statement after voting in favor of the Fiscal Year 2019 Energy and Water Development, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Legislative Branch Appropriations Act.

Jul 26, 2018

Langevin Supports Final Passage of 2019 Defense Authorization Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted in favor of the Conference Report to accompany the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act.

May 16, 2018

House-passed VA Health Care Bill Finally Expands Caregiver Services to Veterans of All Eras

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) applauded the inclusion of language he championed to expand Veterans Administration (VA) caregiver benefits to veterans of all eras in the VA MISSION Act.

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.

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.