Press Releases

Nov 22, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bill to Strengthen Career Counseling in Middle and High Schools

In recognition of National Career Development Week, Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), co-chairs of the Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, introduced the Counseling for Career Choice Act, bipartisan legislation that would make new investments in school counseling to better prepare students for educational and career opportunities.

Nov 20, 2019

Langevin Honors Lincoln Resident as “Angel in Adoption”

Issues: Children and Families, Foster Youth, Rhode Island

During a series of recent events highlighting November as National Adoption Month, Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) received the National Council for Adoption’s Friend of Adoption Award and acknowledged Rhode Island resident Ted Sullivan.

Nov 20, 2019

Langevin Names Victor Morente Communications Director

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today announced that Victor Morente has joined his staff as Communications Director.

Nov 19, 2019

Langevin Votes to Fully Fund 2020 Census to Ensure Accurate Count

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after voting for the bill to fully fund the 2020 Census and keep the government open through December 20.

Nov 13, 2019

Nancy Beattie, Congressman Jim Langevin’s Director of Constituent Services, Honored with Public Service Award

Issues: Rhode Island

Beattie received the “Congressman John Joseph Moakley Award for Exemplary Public Service,” which is presented by the Greater Boston Federal Executive Board

Nov 7, 2019

Langevin Presents Military Awards to Son of Rhode Island World War II Veteran

Congressman Langevin presented Richard J. Moore, the son of the late United States Army Sergeant Technician 4th Grade Horace J. Moore, with his father’s military awards earned during World War II.

Oct 31, 2019

Langevin Votes to Advance Public Impeachment Inquiry

Congressman Langevin voted to begin the public phase of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

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.