Press Releases

Sep 18, 2015

Cicilline to Host Reception for Rhode Islanders Attending Pope Francis’s Address to Congress

The reception will be held in the Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2244, beginning at 1pm.

Sep 17, 2015

RI Delegation Announces $194,800 NOAA Grant to Remove Marine Debris from the Upper Narragansett Bay

“I am proud that Clean Bays will be receiving nearly $200,000 through NOAA to clean up our shoreline and help create jobs here in Rhode Island,” said Cicilline.

Sep 17, 2015

YouthBuild Providence Lands $1.1 Million Federal Grant to Provide Education & Job Skills for RI Youth

YouthBuild Providence, which is a part of the Providence Plan, provides cutting-edge vocational training and academic opportunities for students who have dropped out of mainstream education.

Sep 16, 2015

Cicilline to Hold Open Office Hours in Every City and Town in the District

“It’s important to me that constituents in every city and town have an opportunity to share their thoughts in a way that is really convenient for them. I am looking forward to bringing open office hours to Rhode Islanders in every city and town in my district."

Sep 16, 2015

Cicilline Statement on Ex-Im Bank’s Expiration Forcing 500 GE Jobs Overseas

GE would be wise to consider Rhode Island’s First District for its corporate headquarters.

Sep 11, 2015

As Conflict Worsens, Cicilline Leads More Than 70 Colleagues Urging President Obama to Resettle More Syrian Refugees

The United States has always stood as a beacon for those oppressed across the world, and it is critical that we do our part to assist in resettling Syrian refugees.

Sep 9, 2015

Raimondo Applauds Latest Round of Funding to Improve Worker Training

"When they're given the opportunity, Rhode Islanders will work harder and do their jobs better than anyone else," said Congressman David Cicilline.

Sep 8, 2015

Cicilline Statement on Iran Agreement

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) today announced his decision to support the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Sep 2, 2015

Cicilline Highlights Importance of High-Quality, Affordable Child Care for All Families

At roundtable, Cicilline announces support for legislation that would increase access to child care, support resources to improve services, and call for better wages and training for child care workers

Sep 1, 2015

Tickets for Historic Papal Address Now Available Through Congressman David Cicilline's Office

Constituents in Rhode Island's First District interested in attending this historic event should call 729-5600 or send an email requesting tickets.