Press Releases

Feb 15, 2018

Langevin Opposes Bill to Fundamentally Undermine the Americans with Disabilities Act

Issues: Disabilities, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted against H.R. 620, the ADA Education and Reform Act.

Feb 14, 2018

Langevin Unveils Election Security Task Force Final Report and Recommendations

Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined his colleagues on the Congressional Task Force on Election Security to unveil their final report.

Feb 13, 2018

Langevin, Brady Fight to Improve Air Travel for Passengers with Disabilities

Issues: Disabilities

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-chair of the Bipartisan Disabilities Caucus, and Congressman Robert Brady (D-PA) introduced the Air Carrier Access Amendments Act (ACAAA) to enhance air travel protections for people with disabilities.

Feb 9, 2018

Langevin Statement on Passage of Budget Agreement

Issues: Budget, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after voting in favor of the Bipartisan Budget Act, which passed the House by a vote of 240 to 186:

Feb 7, 2018

Langevin Statement on Nomination of Christopher Krebs to lead DHS’s National Protection and Programs Directorate

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-founder and co-chair of the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus and a senior member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, issued a statement regarding the nomination of Christopher C. Krebs to be Under Secretary for the National Protection and Programs Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security.

Feb 7, 2018

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

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), co-chairs of the Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, introduced a resolution recognizing National CTE Month, which is celebrated every February.

Feb 6, 2018

Langevin Opposes Republicans’ Fifth Short-term Funding Bill

Issues: Budget, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement after voting against the fifth Republican short-term funding bill of the fiscal year, which passed by a vote of 245-182.

Feb 5, 2018

Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Introduce the Transition to Independence Act

Issues: Disabilities

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI), Gregg Harper (R-MS), Bill Foster (D-IL), Pete Sessions (R-TX) and Donald S. Beyer Jr. (D-VA) today introduced the Transition to Independence Act, a bill that encourages states to expand opportunities for individuals with disabilities to find competitive, integrated employment in the community.

Feb 2, 2018

Langevin Statement on Release of Nunes Memo

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a four-term veteran of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued a statement in response to the release of a classified staff memo pertaining to the Trump Russia investigation.

Jan 31, 2018

Langevin Reaction to President Trump’s 2018 State of the Union Address

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Committees on Armed Services and Homeland Security, issued a statement in response to President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address.