Press Releases

Mar 28, 2019

Langevin and Collins Introduce Legislation to Reduce Barriers to International Adoption

Congressman Langevin and Congressman Doug Collins (R-GA) introduced H.R. 1952, the Intercountry Adoption Information Act, to remove obstacles for American families pursuing overseas adoption.

Mar 27, 2019

Langevin Votes to Strengthen Equal Pay Protections

The Paycheck Fairness Act will make important statutory updates to help close the gender pay gap.

Mar 22, 2019

Langevin Statement on Delivery of Mueller Report to Attorney General Barr

Congressman Langevin released a statement regarding the delivery of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election to the U.S. Attorney General.

Mar 20, 2019

Langevin Announces 2019 High School Art Competition

Issues: Rhode Island

Contest open to all high school students in Rhode Island’s Second Congressional District.

Mar 19, 2019

New England Congressional Delegation Condemns LIHEAP Cuts

Issues: Children and Families, Energy

The New England Congressional Delegation issued a statement regarding cuts to Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) in New England.

Mar 14, 2019

Langevin Votes to Make Mueller Report Public

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after voting in favor of a resolution calling for the Department of Justice to make the findings of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report available to Congress and to the public when the investigation is completed.

Mar 12, 2019

Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Will Join National Wild and Scenic River System

Issues: Energy & Environment, Rhode Island

Legislation granting Rhode Island and Connecticut waterways new protections and eligibility for federal funding signed into law.

Mar 8, 2019

Langevin, House Democrats Fulfill Promise to Reform and Secure American Elections

For the People Act expands access to the polls, strengthens election cybersecurity, and requires increased transparency and accountability from public officials.

Mar 7, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bill to Strengthen Cybersecurity Education in CTE Programs

Bipartisan legislation provides resources to develop career and technical education curricula that incorporate cybersecurity training.

Mar 6, 2019

Langevin, Baldwin Introduce Legislation to Protect Rights of Disabled Airplane Passengers

Air Carrier Access Amendments Act will protect the rights of disabled airplane passengers, improve air travel safety, and close service gaps that passengers with disabilities frequently encounter in air travel.