Press Releases

Oct 28, 2015

Langevin and Cicilline Speak at “Make It In America: What’s Next?” Member Day Hearing

Congressmen Jim Langevin (RI-02) and David Cicilline (RI-01) joined House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and other House Democrats today for a “Make It In America: What’s Next?” hearing.

Oct 27, 2015

Cicilline Statement on Successful Discharge Petition‎ to Reauthorize Ex-Im Bank

I am pleased that after four months of inaction the House with strong bipartisan support has finally voted to reauthorize the Ex-Im Bank‎.

Oct 26, 2015

$9 Million Federal TIGER Grant Paves the Way for a New Travel Plaza & Welcome Center on I-95 in Hopkinton

I am proud that we have secured $9 million in TIGER grant funding to support the construction of a new travel plaza for I-95. Once it’s completed, this state-of-the-art facility will significantly improve the safety of I-95, welcome new visitors to our state, and strengthen our tourism economy.

Oct 26, 2015

EPA and Federal Partners Announce $5 Million for Southeast New England Program for Coastal Watershed Restoration

EPA has committed $4,999,500 for coastal watershed restoration in southeast New England through several partnerships.

Oct 20, 2015

House Passes Cicilline Resolution Supporting Free, Fair Elections in Ukraine

At this critical juncture, it is essential that the United States and its allies stand with the Ukrainian people as they exercise their democratic rights.

Oct 15, 2015

Cicilline Slams Decision Denying Cost of Living Adjustment to Seniors

Issues: Seniors

Seniors, who are relying on Social Security for their retirement, have seen the costs of everything go up and deserve a COLA so they can have their basic needs met.

Oct 9, 2015

Cicilline Statement on Ex-Im Discharge Petition

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement after he joined a bipartisan coalition of 218 Members to successfully force a vote on the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank

Oct 6, 2015

Cicilline to GOP Leaders: Stop Genuflecting Before the NRA

"I will continue speaking out every week on the floor of this chamber until we get something done that makes our communities safer and honors the lives all the victims who have lost their lives in this country to gun violence."

Oct 2, 2015

Cicilline Introduces 21st Century Buy American Act to Promote U.S. Goods

The 21st Century Buy American Act will make much-needed improvements to existing laws so that American companies enjoy better opportunities to compete for contracts with the federal government."