More on Veterans

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.

Mar 9, 2017

Congressman Jim Langevin Partners with Senators Murray and Collins to Expand Caregiver Services to Veterans of All Eras

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Susan Collins (R-ME) to reintroduce bipartisan legislation in both the House and the Senate that would expand a successful program for those who care for wounded, ill, or injured veterans.

Nov 11, 2015

Langevin Honors Veterans Day

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) honored our nation’s men and women in uniform this Veterans Day, as he announced the reintroduction of the Veterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act.

Oct 19, 2015

Langevin Recognizes WWII Veteran

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) recognized the generosity of 90-year-old veteran Felix Pelletier, who, since 2004, has sewn and donated more than 75,000 neck coolers and ditty bags for active-duty military.

Aug 9, 2015

Langevin Statement on the Death of First Sgt. P. Andrew McKenna

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement in response to the death of First Sgt. P. Andrew McKenna, U.S. Army Special Forces, a Bristol native who was killed in a terror attack in Kabul.

Apr 22, 2015

Langevin Joins Senator Murray to Introduce Legislation to Support Military Caregivers

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) to introduce the Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act, legislation that would improve services and support for family caregivers of military service members and veterans.