Press Releases

May 2, 2017

Cicilline Introduces Equality Act of 2017

Bipartisan bill prohibits discrimination against LGBT Americans

May 1, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Appropriations Bill

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after Congressional leaders released an omnibus appropriations package for Fiscal Year 2017.

Apr 28, 2017

Cicilline Slams Trump's Executive Order on Offshore Drilling

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the U.S. Department of the Interior to “reconsider” existing regulations on offshore drilling.

Apr 27, 2017

Cicilline, Leahy Announce Bipartisan Bill to Lower Prescription Drug Costs

Congressman Cicilline announced the introduction legislation to combat anticompetitive practices used by some brand-name pharmaceutical and biologic companies to block entry of lower-cost generic drugs

Apr 26, 2017

‘Buffett Rule’ Introduced in Congress

The Paying a Fair Share Act would prevent Trump from letting the wealthiest Americans pay lower tax rates than middle-class families

Apr 25, 2017

Cicilline Asks DOJ Inspector General to Investigate Yates, Bharara Firings

Congressman Cicilline (RI-1) sent a letter to Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz to request an investigation into the firings of former acting Attorney General Sally Yates and former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara.

Apr 24, 2017

Cicilline Statement on 102nd Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement on the 102nd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

Apr 24, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Apr 21, 2017

RI Receives $2.1 Million in Federal Funds to Stem Opioid Crisis

Funding will increase access to lifesaving treatment, expand prevention efforts

Apr 12, 2017

Cicilline’s Make it in America Bill Closer to Becoming Law

Congressman Cicilline toured Goodwin-Bradley’s manufacturing facility to outline how his proposal will reinvigorate Rhode Island’s manufacturing industry and create good-paying jobs for hardworking Rhode Islanders

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