New Pawtucket AmeriCorps Project Will Boost Graduation Rates; Connect Students to College, Career, and Service Opportunities
The Connecting Futures Operation AmeriCorps project, led by the Pawtucket School Department, will support 64 AmeriCorps members over the next two years to improve graduation rates and connect more than 900 graduating Pawtucket seniors with one of five postgraduate opportunities.
Any agreement that promotes fast-track trade to advance the Trans-Pacific Partnership without thorough review and Congressional input is a bad deal for Rhode Island workers.
On Yom HaShoah, we remember the lives of all those who suffered during the Holocaust and commit ourselves to working towards a world that fully values the dignity of every human being.
Congressman Cicilline and U.S. Senator Richard Durbin introduce legislation to protect children from the dangers of tobacco farming.
On this somber anniversary, we honor the victims of the horrific attacks at the Boston Marathon – men, women, and children who became victims while taking part in one of New England’s great civic traditions.
Israel, Carson, Polis, Cicilline, Takano Announce Resolution Against Discrimination of LGBT Americans
I am looking forward to working with colleagues on both sides of the aisle to ensure LGBT Americans are finally guaranteed the same rights and liberties that all of us hold sacred.
Whitehouse, Langevin, and Cicilline Lead Economic Development Administration Head on Tour of Rhode Island
“As the Rhode Island economy continues to recover, it’s important that we take advantage of every available opportunity to leverage federal funding that will get Rhode Islanders back to work and grow our economy,” said Congressman Cicilline.
U.S. Congressmen David N. Cicilline (D-RI) and Brad Ashford (D-NE) today announced that they will wager dinner on the outcome of this Thursday’s Frozen Four matchup between the Providence College Friars and the University of Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks.
Whitehouse, Cicilline Introduce Community Partnerships in Education Act to Support Afterschool Learning
I am proud to have authored the Community Partnerships in Education Act which will give Rhode Island’s young people engaging and impactful opportunities after their school day ends.
Rhode Island's Congressional Delegation and Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced the state will receive a total of $7,046,001 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) and Emergency Management Performance Grant Program (EMPG).