Press Releases

Dec 15, 2018

Langevin Statement on Federal District Court Ruling Against Affordable Care Act

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement regarding the ruling by a federal district court judge declaring the Affordable Care Act (ACA) unconstitutional.

Dec 12, 2018

Langevin Supports Bipartisan Farm Bill that Preserves Vital Nutrition Programs

Issues: Children and Families, Energy & Environment, Vote

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) released a statement after voting in favor of H.R. 2, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018.

Dec 7, 2018

Langevin Reacts to Repeated Air Force Background Check Failures in Run up to Sutherland Springs Shooting

Issues: Gun Safety

Congressman Langevin issued a statement following the release of the Department of Defense Inspector General Report entitled: “Report of Investigation into the United States Air Force’s Failure to Submit Devin Kelley’s Criminal History Information to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.”

Dec 6, 2018

Langevin, Cicilline Help Deliver $20 Million for Pell Bridge

Congressman Langevin and Congressman David Cicilline advocated for the funding directly with the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Dec 6, 2018

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Wins EDA Funding for Statewide Expansion

Congressman Langevin, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman David Cicilline announced a federal grant will boost social entrepreneurship across Rhode Island.

Dec 4, 2018

New Legislation Aims to Bolster Cybersecurity Education Among Skilled Trades

Congressmen Langevin's and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson's (R-PA) bill would incorporate cybersecurity into curricula for students preparing for careers in critical infrastructure sectors.

Dec 1, 2018

Langevin Statement on Passing of President George H.W. Bush

Congressman Langevin issued a statement following the passing of President George H.W. Bush.

Nov 29, 2018

Langevin, Cicilline Laud House Passage of Bill Honoring Army Captain Matthew J. August

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and David Cicilline (D-RI) applauded House passage of legislation designating the post office in Saunderstown, Rhode Island, as the “Captain Matthew J. August Post Office.”

Nov 13, 2018

Langevin Offices Accepting Applications for Spring Interns

Congressman Langevin is accepting applications for interns in his Rhode Island and Washington, D.C., offices for the spring of 2019.

Oct 26, 2018

Secretary Gorbea Provides Congressmen Langevin, Cicilline, and DHS Assistant Secretary Manfra with an Elections Security Update

Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea met with Congressman Langevin, Congressman David Cicilline and Jeannette Manfra, Assistant Secretary and top cybersecurity official for the Department of Homeland Security to discuss the latest work to defend Rhode Island elections from cyber threats.