Press Releases

May 1, 2019

Cicilline, Langevin Introduce Bill to Honor Rhode Island Icon

Issues: Rhode Island

Congressman Langevin and Congressman David Cicilline (RI-01) introduced legislation to rename the United State Post Office in Central Falls after Elizabeth Buffum Chace, a leader in the Rhode Island abolitionist and suffrage movements.

May 1, 2019

Bipartisan Letter Urges Funding for Workforce Development in Infrastructure Bill

Members of Congress request set-aside for investments in career and technical education and apprenticeships.

Apr 18, 2019

Langevin Statement on Redacted Mueller Report

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued a statement regarding the Department of Justice’s release of a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

Apr 10, 2019

Langevin Votes to Restore Free and Open Internet

Issues: Cybersecurity

Legislation reinstates net neutrality protections to prevent Internet service providers from blocking access or favoring certain websites

Apr 9, 2019

Langevin Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Discharge Student Loans of Parents of Disabled

Legislation extends disability loan forgiveness to Parent PLUS Loan program.

Apr 4, 2019

Langevin Votes to Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act

Issues: Children and Families, Gun Safety, Housing

Bill adds stronger protections for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Apr 2, 2019

Langevin, McMorris Rodgers Lead Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Support for Family Caregivers

Legislation would authorize $200 million over the next five years for the Lifespan Respite Care Program.

Mar 28, 2019

Langevin and Collins Introduce Legislation to Reduce Barriers to International Adoption

Congressman Langevin and Congressman Doug Collins (R-GA) introduced H.R. 1952, the Intercountry Adoption Information Act, to remove obstacles for American families pursuing overseas adoption.

Mar 27, 2019

Langevin Votes to Strengthen Equal Pay Protections

The Paycheck Fairness Act will make important statutory updates to help close the gender pay gap.

Mar 22, 2019

Langevin Statement on Delivery of Mueller Report to Attorney General Barr

Congressman Langevin released a statement regarding the delivery of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election to the U.S. Attorney General.