Press Releases

Mar 23, 2020

Bipartisan Congressional Leaders Call for Additional Foster Youth Supports in COVID-19 Response Package

Issues: Children and Families, Education, Foster Youth

Representatives released the following statement on supporting foster youth in the next COVID-19 response package:

Mar 21, 2020

Langevin Legislation Clears Way for Additional Personal Protective Equipment for Frontline Workers

Passage of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act has cleared way to provide additional personal protective equipment (PPE) to first responders and medical personnel facing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Mar 19, 2020

Congressional Champions for Foster Youth Urge Inclusion of Additional Supports in COVID-19 Response Package

Issues: Children and Families, Education, Foster Youth, Housing, Rhode Island

Co-chairs of the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth Jim Langevin (D-RI), Karen Bass (D-CA), and Don Bacon (R-NE) sent a letter yesterday urging House leadership to prioritize supports for current and former foster youth in novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response packages.

Mar 19, 2020

Langevin, Katko, Titus Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Expand Transportation Access for Individuals with Disabilities

Representatives Jim Langevin (D-RI) has introduced the Disability Access to Transportation Act, bipartisan legislation to expand transportation access for individuals with disabilities.

Mar 16, 2020

Congressional Delegation Wants Swift SBA Disaster Declaration for RI

WASHINGTON, DC – Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation today urged the Trump Administration to quickly grant Rhode Island’s request for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to issue an economic disaster declaration covering the state due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Mar 13, 2020

Langevin Votes for Bipartisan Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) voted in support of H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

Mar 11, 2020

Langevin, Bipartisan Cybersecurity Leaders Release United States Cyberspace Solarium Commission Report

Issues: Cybersecurity

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today joined his fellow commissioners to unveil a landmark policy framework that will enhance the United States’ defenses against cyber threats.

Mar 9, 2020

Langevin Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Bolster Nation’s Infrastructure Workforce

Congressional leaders introduced bipartisan legislation to bolster the nation’s infrastructure workforce.

Mar 4, 2020

Chairman Langevin’s Opening Statement at Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Request for U.S. Cyber Command and Operations in Cyberspace Hearing

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities (IETC), delivered the following opening statement at the IETC hearing.

Mar 4, 2020

Langevin Votes for $8.3 Billion in Emergency Coronavirus (COVID-19) Funding

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) today voted in favor of H.R. 6074, the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act.