Press Releases

Apr 28, 2016

Rhode Island Earns Federal Support for Innovative New Program to Improve Care for Elders and Adults with Disabilities

Issues: Health Care

"Rhode Island is leading the way in developing an innovative program to integrate Medicaid and Medicare offerings,” said Congressman Cicilline.

Apr 28, 2016

Cicilline Remarks at Press Conference Calling for Hearing on Equality Act

Issues: LGBT Issues

If Republicans want to vote against the Equality Act, then so be it. But they should at least have the courage to hold a hearing and tell their constituents why they think LGBT Americans don’t deserve the same rights and liberties as all other Americans.

Apr 27, 2016

RI to Receive $1.25 Million in Re-Employment Grants

"These new resources will strengthen our local economy and help put Rhode Islanders back to work,” said Congressman Cicilline.

Apr 25, 2016

Delegation Announces $100,000 to Help Young Ex-Offenders in Providence Find Housing, Work

"This is an important step towards reforming our broken criminal justice system. In Rhode Island, African-American children are nine times more likely to be placed into juvenile detention."

Apr 22, 2016

Cicilline Helps Lead Nearly 100 House Members in Pushing for Hearings on Democracy Reform

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) is co-leading an effort in the U.S. House to restore American democracy and ensure the voices of everyday Americans are heard in Congress.

Apr 21, 2016

Cicilline Announces $26.9 Million in Hardest Hit Funds for Rhode Island

Constituents encouraged to contact Pawtucket office for information on available assistance

Apr 19, 2016

Federal Delegation Announces Museum & Library Awards in RI

Tomaquag Museum wins prestigious national medal and Providence Public Library awarded $530K for teen workforce development pilot

Apr 18, 2016

Cicilline Statement on Bus Bombing in Jerusalem

“The United States stands with the people of Israel today, we will help bring those responsible to justice and provide whatever assistance is necessary to eliminate the threat of terrorism.”

Apr 18, 2016

Whitehouse, Langevin, Cicilline Host U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz for Clean Energy Roundtable

Dozens of participants highlight local, regional clean energy initiatives