Press Releases

Jul 16, 2019

Langevin Votes to Condemn President Trump’s Racist Attacks on Fellow Representatives

Congressman Langevin released a statement after voting in favor of a resolution condemning President Trump for his racist comments.

Jul 15, 2019

RI Delegation Announces Over $2 Million in Early Head Start Funding

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and U.S. Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline today announced a $2,031,812 grant to provide Rhode Island child development and family support services to low-income infants, toddlers, pregnant women and their families.

Jul 12, 2019

Langevin Votes to Prevent War With Iran, Pass National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after voting in favor the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which passed the House of Representatives today by a vote of 220-197.

Jul 11, 2019

Langevin, King, Rose, McCaul Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Prevent Fentanyl Trafficking

Legislation establishes a new task force to stop the inflow of fentanyl and other opioids across the border.

Jul 10, 2019

Langevin Statement on Trump Administration's Refusal to Provide Congress with Cyberspace Operations Directive

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Langevin issued a statement regarding the Trump Administration’s refusal to provide members of Congress with copies of National Security Presidential Memoranda (NSPM) regarding Department of Defense cyberspace operations.

Jun 26, 2019

Langevin Secures Funding for RI Estuary Protection in Appropriations Bills

Issues: Budget, Disabilities, Energy & Environment, Rhode Island

Appropriations package also contains Langevin amendments improving air travel for individuals with disabilities and increasing funding for law enforcement regional information sharing

Jun 26, 2019

Langevin Statement on House Passage of Emergency Funding to Provide Humanitarian Assistance at the Border

Congressman Langevin issued a statement after voting in favor of H.R. 3401, the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act.

Jun 25, 2019

Whitehouse, Langevin, Markey Lead Legislation to Harness Offshore Wind Energy

Issues: Energy, Energy & Environment, Rhode Island

Bill would spur the growth of offshore wind energy in the United States by extending tax credits for the renewable energy industry.

Jun 22, 2019

Langevin Statement on the Passing of Jim Taricani

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Langevin issued a statement on the passing of investigative reporter Jim Taricani.

Jun 19, 2019

Langevin Votes for $983 Billion Government Funding Package

The “minibus” appropriations package includes the fiscal year 2020 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; Defense; State; and Energy and Water appropriations bills.