Press Releases

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.

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.