Congressman Cicilline Praises Appointment of Ebola Czar, Calls on CDC to Take Critical Steps to Protect Public Health
Cicilline raised the concern that not enough is being done to effectively identify and isolate individuals exposed to Ebola before they travel to the United States.
Afterschool programs are one of the single most effective ways to keep children safe outside of school and on track for success.
Cicilline Statement on Supreme Court Decision Denying Review of Decisions Affirming Marriage Equality
Today’s Supreme Court action ensures millions of Americans will have the freedom to marry, and affirms that bigotry and discrimination are inconsistent with American values of equality and justice under the law.
I’m proud to join my colleagues in announcing these federal funds that will help Central Falls launch a school safety pilot program that will help keep kids in the classroom and away from the criminal justice system by promoting effective discipline policies.
Police officers dedicate their lives to making our communities safer places to live and work, and we have a responsibility to support local law enforcement with their critical efforts.
Children are our nation’s greatest resource and we have a responsibility to invest in their future and protect their health and well-being.
America's Liberian communities make tremendous contributions to our nation. We applaud President Obama’s decision to extend Deferred Enforced Departure status for these members of our communities.
Attorney General Holder has been a dedicated, effective and hard-working Attorney General and an inspiration to many men and women across our country.
Tonight, Jewish families in Rhode Island and across the world, will celebrate Rosh Hashanah – a time when families and loved ones come together to reflect on the year that has passed, welcome the New Year, and celebrate new beginnings.
Rhode Island is a national leader in providing working families with paid family and medical leave that gives them the flexibility to address their caregiving responsibilities while remaining in the workforce.