Cicilline Statement on President Biden’s Equity Executive Actions

Jan 26, 2021 Issues: Housing, Social Enterprise

PAWTUCKET – U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued the following statement today:

“The American Dream should be attainable for all Americans, regardless of the color of our skin. Unfortunately, we’ve never lived up to that ideal. The fact is that, in the United States today, a person’s race often has a direct impact on their opportunity to get ahead.”

“I’m proud that President Biden is taking action today to advance root out systemic racism that has held back millions of people from reaching their full potential. These executive orders will move us closer towards realizing a more fair and equitable society in our time.”