Press Releases

Feb 8, 2019

Langevin Statement on the Passing of Former Congressman John Dingell

Congressman Langevin issued a statement on the passing of former Congressman John Dingell of Michigan.

Feb 7, 2019

RI Delegation Urges Trump Administration to Correct Wage Disparity and Fairly Reimburse RI Hospitals

Issues: Health Care

The Rhode Island delegation sent a letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alexander Azar urging the Trump Administration to reverse a policy that unfairly disadvantages hospitals in Rhode Island.

Feb 6, 2019

Langevin Statement on President Trump’s 2019 State of the Union Address

Congressman Langevin issued a statement in response to President Donald Trump’s 2019 State of the Union address.

Feb 5, 2019

Langevin Invites Steve Cardi to State of the Union

Local construction industry leader highlights bipartisan proposals for investments in infrastructure.

Feb 1, 2019

Langevin, Bass Put Local Delicacies on the Line for this Sunday’s Super Bowl

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Langevin and Congressmember Karen Bass (D-CA) are putting some skin in the game this Super Bowl Sunday, which will feature their respective home teams, the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. Langevin and Bass agreed to put up a favorite, local celebratory drink for the bet.

Jan 30, 2019

Langevin, Smith, Garamendi Call on Department of Defense to Issue Revised Climate Change Report

Issues: Armed Services, Energy & Environment

Initial report was incomplete and failed to fulfill statutory requirements.

Jan 25, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Announcement to Reopen Government

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after President Trump announced that he will support reopening the government for three weeks to allow for negotiations on border security.

Jan 24, 2019

Langevin Condemns Senate Republicans for Backtracking on Government Funding

Republican Senators opposed funding plan that garnered unanimous support last month even as the House voted to open Department of Homeland Security and pay its public servants.

Jan 23, 2019

Langevin Votes for Bipartisan Funding Package to Reopen Government, Improve Border Security

Legislation contains $1.6 billion in border security related funding and is based on compromises agreed to by Republicans and Democrats last Congress.

Jan 23, 2019

Langevin to Chair Armed Services Subcommittee that Oversees Cybersecurity

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Langevin will chair the House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities.