Press Releases

Jan 23, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump Global Gag Rule

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after President Trump signed an executive order to reinstate the Global Gag Rule that blocks access to women’s health care in developing countries

Jan 20, 2017

Cicilline Statement on President Trump’s Inauguration

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement on the Inauguration of Donald Trump as President.

Jan 17, 2017

As More Evidence Emerges of Russia’s Preference for Trump and President-Elect Refuses to Divest Business Interests, Cicilline Reintroduces Legislation Requiring Disclosure of Tax Returns

Congressman Cicilline announced that he has reintroduced The Presidential Tax Disclosure Act (H.R. 540) to require the publication of current tax returns filed annually with the Internal Revenue Service by any sitting President of the United States.

Jan 13, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Vote to Repeal Obamacare

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after House Republicans voted to move forward on repealing the Affordable Care Act.

Jan 9, 2017

Cicilline, Elizabeth Warren, Katherine Clark Introduce Bill Requiring President, Vice President to Fully Divest Personal Financial Conflicts of Interest

"The American people should always have confidence that their elected officials are acting only in the public interest. This is especially true for the President of the United States and his appointees."

Jan 6, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Intelligence Community’s Russia Hacking Report

In order to uphold our core American values, it is critical that President-elect Trump and his fellow Republicans stop playing politics and work to hold Russia accountable. No matter our political differences, we are all Americans. Country must come before political party.

Jan 4, 2017

114th Congress Report: Cicilline Delivers Results for Working Families, Emerges as Leader in House Democratic Caucus

During the 114th Congress, Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-1) emerged as a leader in the House Democratic Caucus and continued to deliver real results that make a difference in the lives of hard-working Rhode Island families.

Jan 3, 2017

Cicilline Slams Republican Attempt to Weaken Ethical Standards

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after House Republicans moved to temporarily table their effort to gut the independent Office of Congressional Ethics.

Dec 30, 2016

Cicilline Statement on Russia Sanctions

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after President Obama announced a series of new sanctions and other punitive actions against Russia today