Press Releases

Jun 29, 2020

Langevin Statement on Reports of Russia Offering Bounties on American Troops

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), today issued the following statement regarding reports that Russian military intelligence offered bounties on coalition forces in Afghanistan, including American troops.

Jun 25, 2020

Langevin Statement on Passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 7120, the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act, which passed the House by a vote of 236-181.

Jun 25, 2020

Congressional Cybersecurity Leaders Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Establish a National Cyber Director

Issues: Cybersecurity

Cyberspace Solarium Commissioner Congressman Jim Langevin has introduced The National Cyber Director Act to create the position of a National Cyber Director within the White House.

Jun 22, 2020

Langevin Statement on U.S. Navy Contract Award Advancing the Columbia-class Submarine Program

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), released the following statement regarding the modification of the U.S. Navy contract awarded to General Dynamics Electric Boat for Columbia-class submarines.

Jun 22, 2020

Chairman Langevin’s Opening Remarks for IETC Markup for FY2021 NDAA

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), delivered opening remarks at the subcommittee’s markup of its portion of the FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act.

Jun 19, 2020

Langevin Recognizes Juneteenth Independence Day

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined 206 of his fellow members of the U.S. House of Representatives in recognizing this year’s observation of today, June 19, 2020, as Juneteenth Independence Day.

Jun 17, 2020

Langevin, Stefanik Introduce Legislation to Retain Top Talent for National Security

Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI) will introduce the National Security Innovation Pathway Act, legislation to help the nation retain top talent by providing a pathway to an immigrant visa for non-citizens engaged in essential work to promote and protect national security.

Jun 16, 2020

RI Wins Landmark $65 Million Federal Grant to Overhaul Route 146

Congressmen Jim Langevin joined RI's Congressional Delegation to announce that the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has been awarded a landmark $65 million federal grant to overhaul Route 146.

Jun 10, 2020

Langevin Statement on the Introduction of Justice in Policing Act of 2020

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) has joined more than 150 of his Democratic colleagues in introducing the Justice in Policing Act of 2020.

Jun 5, 2020

Langevin Statement on President Trump’s Decision to Roll Back Marine National Monument Protections

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to roll back protections for the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument.