Press Releases

Oct 30, 2019

Langevin, House Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Syrian Kurdish Partners

Issues: Animal Welfare

Syrian Partner Protection Act would function similar to the Iraqi and Afghan Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program which provides visas to those who supported the U.S. Armed Forces.

Oct 29, 2019

Langevin Votes to Affirm U.S. Condemnation of the Armenian Genocide

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Langevin voted for H.Res. 296, Affirming the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide.

Oct 28, 2019

Langevin Leads Legislation To Strengthen Rhode Island Manufacturing Workforce

Bill would establish a new pilot program to help companies train the next generation of manufacturing workers.

Oct 27, 2019

Langevin Statement on Death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Langevin released a statement regarding the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Oct 25, 2019

Langevin Statement on Defense Department’s Announcement of JEDI Contract Award

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Langevin issued a statement regarding the Department of Defense’s Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) contract award announcement.

Oct 24, 2019

Langevin Votes to Combat Foreign Interference in U.S. Elections

The SHIELD Act includes Langevin’s amendment to commission a study of Americans’ media literacy skills.

Oct 22, 2019

Langevin Applauds FAA Decision to Include Opioid Overdose Reversal Drugs On Board Airplanes

The FAA’s decision follows Langevin’s call to carry naloxone on passenger aircraft.

Oct 17, 2019

Langevin Statement on Passing of Chairman Elijah Cummings

Congressman Langevin issued a statement regarding the passing of Chairman Elijah Cummings of Maryland.

Oct 16, 2019

Langevin Statement on Bipartisan House Vote to Condemn President Trump’s Actions in Syria

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Langevin issued a statement on House passage of H.J. Res. 77, a bipartisan resolution opposing the President’s decision to allow Turkey to conduct military operations in northern Syria.

Oct 16, 2019

Cicilline, Langevin Bill Honoring Elizabeth Buffum Chace Passed By U.S. House

Issues: Rhode Island

The House of Representatives voted to passed legislation to dedicate the Central Falls Post Office to Elizabeth Buffum Chace, an outspoken leader of the abolitionist and women’s suffrage movements in Rhode Island.