Press Releases

May 2, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Cybersecurity Workforce Executive Order

Executive Order highlights need for training on cyber physical systems as addressed in Langevin’s Cybersecurity Skills Integration Act.

May 2, 2019

Langevin Votes to Keep U.S. in Paris Climate Agreement

Issues: Armed Services, Energy & Environment

Congressman Langevin voted for the Climate Action Now Act, a bill that prohibits the Trump Administration from following through on its stated intent to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Agreement.

May 1, 2019

Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth Co-Chairs Commemorate May As National Foster Care Month

Issues: Children and Families, Foster Youth

Congressman Langevin joined his fellow Co-Chairs of the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth and issue the following statement marking the beginning of National Foster Care.

May 1, 2019

Cicilline, Langevin Introduce Bill to Honor Rhode Island Icon

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Langevin and Congressman David Cicilline (RI-01) introduced legislation to rename the United State Post Office in Central Falls after Elizabeth Buffum Chace, a leader in the Rhode Island abolitionist and suffrage movements.

May 1, 2019

Bipartisan Letter Urges Funding for Workforce Development in Infrastructure Bill

Members of Congress request set-aside for investments in career and technical education and apprenticeships.

Apr 18, 2019

Langevin Statement on Redacted Mueller Report

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement regarding the Department of Justice’s release of a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

Apr 10, 2019

Langevin Votes to Restore Free and Open Internet

Issues: Cybersecurity

Legislation reinstates net neutrality protections to prevent Internet service providers from blocking access or favoring certain websites

Apr 9, 2019

Langevin Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Discharge Student Loans of Parents of Disabled

Legislation extends disability loan forgiveness to Parent PLUS Loan program.

Apr 4, 2019

Langevin Votes to Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act

Issues: Children and Families, Gun Safety, Housing

Bill adds stronger protections for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Apr 2, 2019

Langevin, McMorris Rodgers Lead Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Support for Family Caregivers

Legislation would authorize $200 million over the next five years for the Lifespan Respite Care Program.