Press Releases

Jan 18, 2015

Cicilline Statement on the Passing of Sister Ann C. Keefe

Like all Rhode Islanders, I am deeply saddened by the passing of Sister Ann Keefe today. I had the extraordinary honor of working with Sister Ann over many years and treasured our friendship.

Jan 15, 2015

Cicilline, Gutierrez Hold Public Forum on President’s Executive Order on Immigration

Tonight’s forum is designed to educate Rhode Island’s immigrant community on how to access the opportunities made available through the President’s executive orders so eligible immigrants can get right with the law and stay with their families.

Jan 12, 2015

Cicilline Urges National Grid to Implement Percentage of Income Payment Plan for Low-Income Rhode Islanders

No family should have to choose between heating their home and putting food on the table.

Jan 12, 2015

Cicilline Opposes Force Reductions at Lajes Field

I strongly oppose the Department of Defense decision to downsize the U.S. troop presence at Lajes Field on Terceira, Azores.

Jan 9, 2015

Cicilline Praises Tuition-Free Community College Plan

Issues: Education

I applaud President Obama’s bold plan to increase access higher education so that America can remain competitive in the 21st century economy.

Jan 6, 2015

Cicilline Statement on House Adoption of Ethics Training Rules for New Members of Congress

I will continue to fight to expand this requirement to make sure that every single member of the House is required to undergo annual ethics training.

Jan 6, 2015

Cicilline Sworn In To 114th Congress

Being sworn in to the 114th Congress today was an incredible honor and I am tremendously grateful for the privilege to return to Congress to serve the people of Rhode Island.

Jan 2, 2015

Cicilline Statement on Passing of Former Governor Mario Cuomo

Governor Mario Cuomo was a leading voice for liberal causes, a fiercely proud Italian-American, and a passionate advocate for economic opportunity and equality for all.

Dec 31, 2014

Happy New Year!

I wish you and your family a very happy, healthy and peaceful New Year.

Dec 29, 2014

Governor Chafee, the Rhode Island Congressional Delegation, Governor-Elect Raimondo Make an International Business Announcement

Rhode Island’s workers, ports, highways and other assets make it an attractive gateway for international businesses to enter the U.S. market.