Press Releases

Jun 29, 2017

House Committee Marks Up FY18 National Defense Authorization Act

Issues: Armed Services, Cybersecurity, Energy & Environment, Gun Safety, International Human Rights

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) offered his support for the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, which passed out of committee by a vote of 60-1.

Jun 28, 2017

Langevin Amendment on Climate Change as a National Security Threat Passes House Committee

Issues: Armed Services, Energy & Environment

During today’s markup of the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced an amendment to ensure that climate change is included as part of the United States national security strategy.

Jun 22, 2017

Langevin Statement on Senate Republican Health Care Proposal

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement regarding the Senate Republican health care proposal that was unveiled this morning.

Jun 22, 2017

House Approves Perkins Reauthorization to Strengthen Career and Technical Education

Issues: Economy and Jobs, Education, Vote

The House passed bipartisan legislation to strengthen and improve career and technical education and give Americans the skills they need to compete for in-demand jobs.

Jun 22, 2017

Congressman Langevin and 22 Armed Services Democrats Introduce Bill to Boost Unity and Deterrence Against Russian Aggression

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA), and 21 other original co-sponsors introduced the Fostering Unity Against Russian Aggression.

Jun 15, 2017

House Career & Technical Education Leaders Applaud Expansion of Apprenticeship Opportunities for American Workforce

Career & Technical Education (CTE) leaders in the House of Representatives welcomed President Trump’s executive actions to double federal funding for apprenticeship grants to close the skills gap and put more Americans to work

Jun 14, 2017

Langevin Statement on the Shooting in Alexandria, Virginia

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement regarding reports of a shooting at a Congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.

Jun 13, 2017

Langevin Statement on Attorney General Sessions’s Testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement following Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.

Jun 8, 2017

Langevin, Smith, Thornberry, and Stefanik Introduce Bipartisan Cyber Legislation

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA), Mac Thornberry (R-TX), and Elise Stefanik (D-NY) to introduce H.R. 2807, a bill that strengthens Congressional oversight of sensitive military cyber operations and cyber weapons.

Jun 1, 2017

Langevin Statement on President Trump’s Decision to Withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement

Issues: Energy & Environment

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement regarding President Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement.

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