Press Releases

Jun 19, 2019

Langevin, Bonamici, Stefanik Introduce Bills to Promote Art, Design in STEM Education

Issues: Education

The two bills promote creativity and innovation by integrating art and design into programs that support STEM education.

Jun 18, 2019

Langevin, Duckworth Lead Colleagues in Asking Trump Administration for Information on Hiring Targets, Retention Rates of Federal Employees with Disabilities

Congressman, Senator requesting data to evaluate the effectiveness of the federal government’s efforts to hire and retain Americans with targeted disabilities.

Jun 13, 2019

Langevin Votes to Advance Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Langevin voted to advance H.R. 2500, the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to the full House of Representatives after a day-long committee markup.

Jun 12, 2019

Representative Langevin and Senator Markey Reintroduce Legislation to Hold Bad-Actor Gun Dealers Accountable

Issues: Gun Safety

Legislation strengthens accountability measures for irresponsible gun dealers and provide the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) with additional resources for enforcement.

Jun 11, 2019

Langevin Votes to Hold Attorney General William Barr and Former White House Counsel Don McGahn in Contempt of Congress

Vote allows the House of Representatives to bring a civil lawsuit against Barr and McGahn for ignoring Congressional subpoenas.

Jun 11, 2019

Langevin Legislation Calls for More Inclusive Disaster Preparation

Congressman Langevin joined a group of bipartisan lawmakers to introduce legislation to help vulnerable Americans before, during, and after natural disasters.

Jun 7, 2019

Langevin Receives “Fostering Transformative Change Award” at Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day 2019

Issues: Foster Youth, Rhode Island

Two foster youth, one of whom is a Rhode Islander, shadowed Langevin during his work on Capitol Hill.

Jun 6, 2019

In Normandy, Langevin and Whitehouse Honor RI WWII Veterans on 75th D-Day Anniversary

Heroic actions of Allied forces on June 6, 1944 began liberation of Nazi-occupied Europe.

Jun 5, 2019

Langevin Joins Bipartisan Delegation to Normandy for 75th Anniversary of D-Day

The delegation is being led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA).

Jun 5, 2019

Langevin, Whitehouse Reintroduce Bill to Fix Rhode Island’s Aging Bridges

The SAFE Bridges Act authorizes $2.75 billion per year to repair and replace bridges in poor condition.