Press Releases

Oct 18, 2016

Cicilline Statement on Cost of Living Adjustment for Seniors

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after the Social Security Administration announced Social Security recipients will only receive a 0.3% cost of living adjustment next year.

Oct 18, 2016

Whitehouse, URI Business Engagement Center Convene RI Textile Innovation Network

Newly-formed trade group will promote textile industry growth, collaboration

Oct 7, 2016

President Obama Signs Cicilline's BABIES ACT into Law

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI), who introduced the bipartisan BABIES Act earlier this year, issued the following statement after President Obama signed the proposal into law today.

Oct 6, 2016

Cicilline Applauds Selection of First Portuguese UN Secretary-General

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement on the United Nations Security Council’s vote to elect former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres as the ninth United Nations secretary-general.

Sep 28, 2016

Federal Spending Bill Passed by Congress Includes Cicilline Request for Full Funding of Veterans Crisis Line

Congress passed a continuing resolution, which now heads to President Obama’s desk, that includes Congressman Cicilline’s request for full federal funding to staff the Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for all of Fiscal Year 2017.

Sep 28, 2016

Dems to Ryan: No Break Without Action on Gun Violence

Cicilline, Clark, Lewis, Larson, Thompson, Esty demand action on national epidemic

Sep 28, 2016

Cicilline Introduces Bipartisan SEEED Commission Act to Support Social Enterprise Community

Congressman Cicilline announced the introduction of the bipartisan Social Enterprise Ecosystem and Economic Development (SEEED) Commission Act.

Sep 27, 2016

Cicilline Statement on Passing of Shimon Peres

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement on the passing of Shimon Peres

Sep 27, 2016

Federal Delegation Applauds Grant to Purchase 250 Body Cameras for Providence Police

$375,000 award from the Justice Department will boost community policing strategy

Sep 23, 2016

Following News that Trump Advisor Met with Russian Intelligence Official, Cicilline Renews Call to Suspend Access to Classified Briefings for Republican Nominee

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after a Yahoo News report revealed that a leading member of Trump’s foreign policy team met recently with the Russian official responsible for collecting intelligence on the U.S. election.