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Apr 22, 2014 | The Providence Journal

Rhode Island gets $93,191 for new school kitchen equipment

Children deserve to eat nutritious meals that will help them grow and focus, and I am glad Rhode Island was awarded these federal funds to update kitchen equipment so our schools can serve healthier meals.

Apr 7, 2014 | The Providence Journal

Cicilline to hold workshop on House App Challenge

Issues: Education

More details on submitting a contest entry, the rules of the competition, and helpful programming resources can be found on Congressman Cicilline’s website or at

Mar 31, 2014 | Providence Business News

Facebook comes to Providence for small-business training workshop

Shoppers are increasingly using the internet to find local businesses, and Facebook and other social media platforms can help connect small businesses to potential customers, said US Congressman David Cicilline.

Mar 25, 2014 | The Anchor

RIC Democrats Host Cicilline, Langevin

Cicilline said that there needs to be a “hard conversation about the cost of education.” He also mentioned loans, saying “[the government] shouldn’t be making money on student interest.”

Mar 24, 2014 | Newport Patch

RIPTA gets $1.6M for Gateway Center Sandy repairs

"These federal funds will help RIPTA, the City of Newport, and Discover Newport advance efforts to repair and upgrade the Newport Gateway Center, which was severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy," said Cicilline.

Mar 11, 2014 | NBC10 News

10 News Conference with David Cicilline

Congressman Cicilline joined Parker Gavigan on 10 News Conference to talk about events in the Ukraine, lowering unemployment in Rhode Island, and raising the federal minimum wage

Mar 3, 2014 | The Providence Journal

Read Across America Day draws some 2,000 young readers to Warwick

The national Read Across America Day is officially Sunday, which was Dr. Seuss’s birthday. (He was born Theodor Seuss Geisel in Springfield, Mass., on March 2, 1904, and died in 1991.)

Feb 27, 2014 | The Providence Journal

At Jewish Community Center, R.I. delegation applauds Kerry’s Mideast efforts

The Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island invited the lawmakers to the JCC for what it hopes will become an annual forum on Middle East affairs.

Feb 24, 2014 | The Providence Journal

Cicilline to hold ‘Twitter town hall’ next week

U.S. Rep. David N. Cicilline wants to hear from his constituents — in 140 characters or less. Cicilline, a Democrat, will hold his first “Twitter town hall” Friday, Feb. 28, from noon to 12:45 p.m.

Feb 24, 2014 | Bristol-Warren Patch

Cicilline Calls for Preservation of Social Security and Veterans' Benefits

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline joined 116 other lawmakers in urging President Barack Obama to preserve Social Security and veterans' benefits in the 2015 federal budget.