Press Releases

Jan 30, 2017

HOUSE DEMOCRATS TO CELEBRATE DIVERSITY AT TRUMP’S ADDRESS TO CONGRESS

To show support for marginalized communities, Congressman Cicilline and colleagues are celebrating diversity and inclusion at the President’s address to a joint session of Congress on February 28.

Jan 27, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump Closing America’s Doors to Refugees Fleeing Unspeakable Violence

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after President Donald Trump signed an executive order to suspend the admission of Syrian refugees to the United States.

Jan 27, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day

"Today, we remember 11 million men, women, and children whose lives were taken during the darkest chapter in human history," said Congressman Cicilline.

Jan 27, 2017

PSA: Get Covered

Just hours after President Donald Trump moved to weaken new health insurance enrollments, U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline is stepping up his efforts to ensure Rhode Islanders have the tools and resources they need to get health insurance coverage for 2017.

Jan 25, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump’s Executive Orders on Immigration

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after President Trump signed new executive orders to authorize the construction of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, hire thousands of new U.S. Border Agents, and increase deportations of undocumented immigrants.

Jan 25, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump’s Baseless Claims About Voter Fraud

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after President Trump suggested he will launch a massive investigation into claims of voter fraud that experts have repeatedly concluded are baseless.

Jan 25, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Foreign Affairs Republicans Voting Down Transparency Measure

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee voted down an amendment he offered to require U.S. government employees to disclose any conflicts of interest, or prior work as an agent of a foreign government, before testifying as a witness in front of the committee.

Jan 25, 2017

Cicilline to Serve as Top Democrat on Judiciary Subcommittee

Congressman Cicilline announced that he will serve as the Ranking Member on the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law (RRCAL) during the 115th Congress

Jan 25, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump’s Actions to Weaken EPA, Enrich Big Oil

Shortly after President Donald Trump signed new executive orders to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, and also issued a media blackout and a suspension of new grants through the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement.

Jan 23, 2017

Cicilline Statement on TPP

Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement on President Trump signing an executive order to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

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