Press Releases

May 28, 2020

Cicilline, House Move to Further Expand Access to Loans for Most Vulnerable of Small Businesses

The legislation gives small companies 24 weeks to use their loan, up from eight weeks under the current law.

May 21, 2020

Cicilline Bill Will Crack Down on Spread of Misinformation in 2020 Elections

Protecting Democracy from Disinformation Act will tightly restrict microtargeting, safeguard elections, prevent spread of disinformation

May 12, 2020

Heroes Act Provides $5.3 Billion to Rhode Island

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) announced today that the Heroes Act, which the House will vote on Friday, provides more than $5.3 billion in new COVID-19 relief funding to protect the lives and livelihoods of Rhode Islanders.

May 11, 2020

Next COVID-19 Relief Package Will Include Resources to Support Rhode Island Journalists Thanks to Cicilline’s Efforts

"This is an important lifeline for trustworthy sources of local news that will help them continue to serve our communities."