Press Releases

Feb 26, 2019

Langevin Votes to Cancel Trump Border Emergency

Congressman Langevin issued the following statement after voting in favor of a resolution to terminate President Trump’s border emergency declaration.

Feb 22, 2019

Langevin Bill to Support Agriculture Education Signed into Law

Legislation updates the FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) charter to enable the organization to better serve its 669,000 student members.

Feb 15, 2019

Langevin Condemns Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

Congressman Langevin issued a statement condemning President Trump’s decision to declare a national emergency and use military construction funds for his border wall.

Feb 14, 2019

Langevin Supports Bipartisan Funding Deal to Avert Shutdown, Condemns Anticipated “National Emergency” Declaration

Issues: Budget, Immigration

Congressman Langevin voted in favor of the bipartisan agreement to fund the federal government for the remainder of the fiscal year.

Feb 13, 2019

Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Improve Response to Cyber Threats

Issues: Cybersecurity

The bill codifies and enhances Cyber Incident Response Teams at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) within the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC).

Feb 13, 2019

Langevin Votes to End U.S. Support for Saudi-led War in Yemen

Issues: Armed Services

Congressman Langevin issued the following statement after voting in favor of the H.J. Res 37.

Feb 12, 2019

Bipartisan Legislation will Improve Teaching for English Learners

Issues: Education

Bill supports teacher preparation programs that prepare future educators for the growing non-native English-speaking student population.

Feb 11, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing National Career and Technical Education Month

Congressmen Langevin and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) introduced a resolution recognizing February as National Career and Technical Education Month.

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.