Press Releases

Mar 4, 2020

Langevin Votes for $8.3 Billion in Emergency Coronavirus (COVID-19) Funding

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.R. 6074, the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act.

Feb 28, 2020

Langevin Votes to Crack Down on Youth Vaping

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.R. 2339, the Protecting American Lungs Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act, which passed the House by a vote of 213-195.

Feb 28, 2020

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Legislation to Boost Transportation Workforce Training

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), co-chairs of the Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, today introduced the Transportation Workforce Centers of Excellence Act to boost transportation workforce training opportunities offered at community and technical colleges across the nation.

Feb 27, 2020

Langevin Statement on Russian Cyber Operations Targeting Georgia

Issues: Armed Services, Cybersecurity, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), a senior member of the House Armed Services and Homeland Security Committees, a member of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, and the co-founder and co-chair of the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus, issued the following statement regarding the attribution of an October 2019 cyber incident targeting the Republic of Georgia.

Feb 26, 2020

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, yesterday introduced H. Res. 864, a resolution recognizing National CTE Month, which is observed every February.

Feb 14, 2020

Langevin Named 2020 “Champion of Science” by The Science Coalition

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) was recently named a 2020 Champion of Science by The Science Coalition (TSC), a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization of more than 50 of the nation’s leading public and private research institutions dedicated to highlighting the partnerships between the federal government and America’s research universities.

Feb 14, 2020

Langevin Announces 2020 High School Art Competition

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) is seeking submissions for his annual Rhode Island Second Congressional District High School Art Competition.

Feb 13, 2020

Langevin Votes to Pave Way for Equal Rights Amendment

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.J. Res. 79, legislation that would remove the deadline for states to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) designed to ensure that the “equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any State on account of sex.”

Feb 12, 2020

Chairman Langevin’s Opening Statement at Fiscal Year 2021 Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Hearing

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities (IETC), delivered the following opening statement at the IETC hearing “Reviewing Department of Defense Strategy, Policy, and Programs for Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction for Fiscal Year 2021.

Feb 5, 2020

Langevin Statement on Senate Acquittal of President Trump

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Senate’s acquittal of President Donald Trump:

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