Press Releases

Apr 28, 2021

Cicilline Praises President Biden’s Address

Issues: Education, Energy, Environment, Fiscal Responsibility, Health Care, Housing, Immigration, Jobs and the Economy, LGBT Issues, Seniors, Social Enterprise, The War in Afghanistan, Women's Issues

“In his first 100 days, President Biden has taken bold action to address multiple crises facing our country. In the midst of a global pandemic, he has led the way as we delivered much-needed relief for families, small businesses, and communities that are struggling. Tonight, he made clear that his administration is committed to building on this progress and making a once-in-a-generation investment to good-paying create jobs.”

Apr 22, 2021

Cicilline Statement on DC Statehood

“I was proud to vote for legislation making Washington, D.C., our country’s 51st State today. More than 700,000 Americans call the District of Columbia home. Yet, they still do not have a voice in Congress. This isn’t just wrong, it’s un-American. America is the only democracy in the world that does not provide residents of its capital with voting representation in their national legislature. The Senate should bring this bill up for a vote as soon as possible.”

Apr 21, 2021

Cicilline Remarks on NO BAN Act

Issues: Immigration
Apr 21, 2021

Cicilline Bill to Lower Gas Prices Passes Judiciary Committee

Issues: Consumer Protection and Financial Reform, Energy, Environment

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01), who introduced the bipartisan No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels (NOPEC) Act (H.R.2393) earlier this year along with Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Republican Congressman Steve Chabot (OH-01), issued the following statement after the House Judiciary Committee voted to send his bill to the House floor:

Apr 20, 2021

Cicilline Statement on Passing of Walter Mondale

“A true son of Minnesota, Walter “Fritz” Mondale rose from humble origins to serve our country as an Army Corporal, in the U.S. Senate, and as Vice President of the United States.”

Apr 15, 2021

Cicilline Remarks on Paycheck Fairness Act

Issues: Jobs and the Economy, Women's Issues
Apr 15, 2021

Cicilline Statement on Big Tech Report Markup in Judiciary Committee

Issues: Consumer Protection and Financial Reform

House Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued the following statement today after the House Judiciary Committee marked up and approved a report on the findings of the Subcommittee’s 16-month long investigation into the state of competition in the digital economy.