U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline spent the Christmas holidays in Baghdad, Iraq where he thanked American troops for their service and sacrifice during the holiday season.
The RI congressional delegation announced $227,850 in National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration funding for a team based at the University of Rhode Island to research the effects of climate change on Atlantic fisheries.
U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI), along with 123 co-sponsors, today introduced the Assault Weapons Ban of 2015 to prohibit the sale, transfer, production, and importation of new military-style weapons and high-capacity magazines.
"I applaud the Department of Rhode Island Environmental Management on this important milestone. I look forward to continuing to work with them as this project moves ahead."
After School Advocates Applaud Cicilline’s Work to Include New, Strengthened Provisions in Education Bill
Rhode Island education and after school advocates praised U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline today for his work to include after school initiatives in the Every Student Succeeds Act.
U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline cheered $125,000 in National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) funding for Rhode Island arts organizations.
New 5-year bill authorizes an average of over $270 million a year for RI transportation programs
Increased federal funding to accommodate more comprehensive project which will include “green infrastructure” improvements
Reps Juan Vargas, David N. Cicilline and Bill Pascrell, Jr Lead Letter to the House Committee on Appropriations to Increase Funding for Refugee Related-Accounts
"Providing adequate funding for refugee assistance and resettlement will ensure that we thoroughly and expeditiously screen refugees in order to do our part to help those fleeing unspeakable violence."
U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $18.2 million in federal funding for water infrastructure projects in Rhode Island.