Press Releases

Jun 5, 2019

Langevin Bill to Improve Disaster Planning for People with Disabilities to be Signed into Law

Issues: Disabilities

Legislation included in the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019 that passed the House.

Jun 4, 2019

Langevin Votes to Protect Dreamers

Issues: Immigration

The American Dream and Promise Act provides critical protections and a pathway to citizenship for millions of Dreamers and TPS & DED recipients.

Jun 3, 2019

Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee Mark Summary for H.R.2500 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020

Issues: Armed Services

Led by Chairman Langevin, the Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities released their proposals for the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

May 30, 2019

Langevin Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Safeguard Research from Foreign Espionage

Issues: Education

Legislation will protect universities in Rhode Island and across the country from spying while maintaining support for international students.

May 29, 2019

Langevin Renews Call for Mueller to Testify Before Congress

Congressmen Langevin issued a statement regarding Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s public comments this morning.

May 21, 2019

Langevin Joins Members of Congress to Introduce Safe Gun Storage Bill

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) joined members of Congress and advocates to introduce safe gun storage legislation in the House of Representatives.

May 20, 2019

Langevin and Collins Applaud House Passage of International Adoption Bill

Congressmen Langevin and Doug Collins (R-GA) applauded House passage of H.R. 1952, their Intercountry Adoption Information Act.

May 20, 2019

House Passes Langevin, Bacon Provisions to Protect Adopted Children from Rehoming

Issues: Children and Families, Foster Youth

Key provisions from Langevin and Bacon’s Safe Home Act included in the Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act that passed today.

May 20, 2019

Langevin, Mitchell, Bonamici, and Thompson Push for Infrastructure Workforce Development

Congressman Langevin joined Rep. Paul Mitchell (R-MI), Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), and Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA) to introduce the BUILDS Act.

May 19, 2019

Saunderstown Post Office Dedicated in Memory of Fallen Army Captain Matthew J. August

A formal dedication ceremony was held today designating the facility of the post office located at 20 Ferry Road in Saunderstown as the “Captain Matthew J. August Post Office.”